Definition of Garial
1. gavial [n -S] - See also: gavial
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Garial
Literary usage of Garial
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia: Commercial by Edward Balfour (1885)
"The garial of the Ganges is supposed to be the largest of the living saurian«. ... The garial abounds in all the great rivers of Northern India. ..."
2. Spain's Declining Power in South America, 1730-1806 by Bernard Moses (1919)
"In 1762 Viceroy Amat, acting on a proposition by Juan garial, ordered the construction of a cockpit, garial bind- s Haenke, Tadeo, ..."
3. Annals and Magazine of Natural History by William Jardine (1846)
"The margins, when viewed in plan, are therefore more undulated and less cylindrical than in the garial or C. Schlegelii, and there is less dilatation of the ..."
4. Principles of Geology, Or, The Modern Changes of the Earth and Its by Charles Lyell (1892)
"The Gangetic crocodile, or Gavial (in correct orthography, garial), is confined to the fresh water, living exclusively on fish, but the commoner kinds, ..."
5. Who's who by Henry Robert Addison, Charles Henry Oakes, William John Lawson, Douglas Brooke Wheelton Sladen (1897)
"Publications: March to Magdala ; March to Coomassie ; novels, A Search for a Secret; All but Lost; garial Allen; A Hidden Foe ; The Curse of ..."