Definition of Ravins
1. ravin [v] - See also: ravin
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ravins
Literary usage of Ravins
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Journal of the Swedish Embassy in the Years 1653 and 1654 by Bulstrode Whitlocke (1855)
"was Monsieur ravins, who acquainted Whitelocke that one of the Queen's chaplains asked ravins how long Whitelocke intended to stay in Sweden. ..."
2. Encyclopædia Britannica: Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and by Colin MacFarquhar, George Gleig (1797)
"Several ravins, that run from the bottom a great way up the mountain, were found quite ... dry ravins that ..."
3. The Native Races of the Pacific States of North America by Hubert Howe Bancroft, Henry Lebbeus Oak, T. Arundel Harcourt, Albert Goldschmidt, Walter Mulrea Fisher, William Nemos (1874)
"... dont elle n'était séparée que par ses ravins; on en voit encore les ruines connues aujourd'hui sous le nom de ..."
4. Political Essay on the Kingdom of New Spain: With Physical Sections and Maps by Alexander von Humboldt (1822)
"The small ravins into which the valley of Marfil is divided, appear to have a decided influence on the richness of the veto madre of ..."