WEATHERING's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of weathering
n. erosion; exposure; action of the elements on a rock in altering its color, texture, or composition
Weathering is the decomposition of rocks, soils and their minerals through direct contact with the Earth's atmosphere.
Sentence in Classic:
His head was large, globular and oily; it sweated in all weathers; and his large round hat, set upon it sideways, looked like a bulb which had grown out of another.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
My health forbade me from venturing out unless the weather was exceptionally genial, and I had no friends who would call upon me and break the monotony of my daily existence.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The streaming umbrella which he held in his hand, and his long shining waterproof told of the fierce weather through which he had come.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
It is vain to look elsewhere for tracks in this dry weather, but at THAT point there is certainly a chance of some record being left.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Living in a house and sleeping in a bed pulled on me pretty tight mostly, but before the cold weather I used to slide out and sleep in the woods sometimes, and so that was a rest to me.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
It was noon; and the weather, that had threatened rain, began to clear up, while gaily dressed holiday folks filled the streets.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
After the harvest there was a stretch of clear dry weather, and the animals toiled harder than ever, thinking it well worth while to plod to and fro all day with blocks of stone if by doing so they could raise the walls another foot.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
Only then he suddenly awoke to the fact that he had been wrong about the weather and the rain was drenching his hay.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Instinctively feeling the approach of spring, and knowing that there would be days of rough weather too, she built her nest as best she could, and was in haste at the same time to build it and to learn how to do it.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The weather had cleared again since noon and the sun was descending brightly upon the Danube and the dark hills around it.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The weather had cleared up, and near the next hut two officers and a cadet were playing svayka, laughing as they threw their missiles which buried themselves in the soft mud.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context