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" The heads of the sedges, reeds, and other plants of the float, are now cut off, and laid upon its surface, and covered with a thin coat of mud, which, at first intercepted in its descent, gradually sinks into the mass of matted roots. The bed floats,... "
Magazine of Botany and Gardening British and Foreign: Comprehending Figures ... - Page 70
by James Burnett - 1836
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Asiatic Journal

Asia - 1832
...oft^ and laid upon its surface, and covered with a thin coat of mud, which, at first, interrupted in its descent, gradually sinks into the mass of matted...bed floats, but is kept in its place by a stake of wiHow driven through it, at each end, which admits of its rising and falling, in accommodation to the...
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The Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Charles Knight, Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge - World history - 1832
...of mud, which, at first interrupted in its descent, gradually sinks into the mass of matted stalks. The bed floats, but is kept in its place by a stake...fall of the water. By means of a long pole thrust among the reeds at the bottom of the lake from the side of a boat, and turned round several times,...
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The Monthly Repository and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 3

Language Arts & Disciplines - 1833
...of mud, which, at first interrupted in its descent, gradually sinks into the mass of matted stalks. The bed floats, but is kept in its place by a stake...fall of the water. By means of a long pole thrust among the reeds at the bottom of the lake from the side of a boat, and turned round several times,...
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Railway Locomotives and Cars, Volume 3

Railroad engineering - 1834
...mud, which, at first interrupted in its descent, gradually sinks into the таек of matted stalks. The bed floats, but is kept in its place by a stake...driven through it at each end, which admits of its rieing and falling in accommodation to the rise and fall of the water. By means of a long pole thrust...
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the farmer's register, a monthly publication devoted to the improvement of ...

edmund ruffin - 1835
...of mud, which, at first interrupted in its descent, erf dually sink into the mass of matted stalks. The bed floats, but is kept in its place by a stake...rising and falling in accommodation to the rise and iidl of the warer. By means of a long pole thrust those waters take generally the shortest lines they...
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The Penny Mechanic and Chemist: A Magazine of the Arts and Sciences

Art - 1841
...otf and laid upon its surface, and covered with a thin coat of mud, which, at first intercepted in its descent, gradually sinks into the mass of matted...through it at each end, which admits of its rising or falling in accommodation to the rise or fall of the water. By means of a long pole thrust amongst...
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Travels in the Himalayan provinces of Hindustan and the Panjab

William Moorcroft, George Trebeck, Asiatic Society of Bengal - Asia, Central - 1841
...surface, and covered with a thin coat of mud, which, at first intercepted in its descent, gradually ginks into the mass of matted roots. The bed floats, but...through it at each end, which admits of its rising or falling in accommodation to the rise or fall of the water. By means of a long pole thrust amongst...
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

Religion - 1845
...off, and laid upon its surface, and covered with a thin coat of mud, which, at first intercepted in its descent, gradually sinks into the mass of matted...through it at each end, which admits of its rising or falling in accommodation to the rise or fall of the water. By means of a long pole thrust amongst...
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Rough notes of journeys made in ... 1868,'69,'70,'71, '72 &'73 in Syria ...

Syria - 1875
...off, and laid upon ite surface, and covered with a thin coat of mud, which, at first intercepted in its descent, gradually sinks into the mass of matted...roots. The bed floats, but is kept in its place by a willow stake driven through it at each end, which admits i'f its rising or falling in accommodation...
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The Happy Valley: Sketches of Kashmir & the Kashmiris

William Wakefield - Jammu and Kashmir (India) - 1879 - 300 pages
...off and laid upon its surface, and covered with a thin coat of mud, which, at first intercepted in its descent, gradually sinks into the mass of matted...its rising and falling in accommodation to the rise or fall of the water. Soon after passing through the multitude of these aquatic beds we enter upon...
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