Examples of mesa in a Sentence
a mesa in the Arizona desert
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Rifts and mesas lifted, fell, vanished, then reappeared.
Also: The spare but expensive boutique hotel furnishings of the observation pod were a gorgeous visual change-up from the dusty mesa locales of the park.
Autopsies also were performed on co-pilot Paul Cobb and wealthy businessman Charles Burnett III - also killed in the crash on a grassy mesa top east of Raton.
Lake Powell, Horseshoe Bend, some mesa or another sitting on nearly every point of the horizon.
My grandmother had a five-inch tall plastic version of him on her mesa blanca.
The automobile tracks, made over a wide circle of about half a mile, told how the body in its burlap wrapping had been taken to the mesa.
This craggy basalt mesa is, per its name, flat as a tabletop, but in spring vastly more beautiful, dotted with leafing-out oaks and brilliant with lupine and poppies and vernal pools that reflect the sky.
The whole scheme, from the first, contemplated the construction of a dam in the San Diego river and a wooden flume from it, to convey the water to a suitable point for distribution in the city and on the high mesa grounds in the immediate vicinity.
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MESA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mesa for English Language Learners
: a hill that has a flat top and steep sides and that is found in the southwestern U.S.
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