Examples of terrain in a Sentence
We had to drive over some rough terrain.
We hiked through a variety of terrains.
Recent Examples of terrain from the Web
Also-Rans and Didn’t Runs S.U.V.s and crossovers aren’t alone in navigating rough terrain and still hauling the kids; pickups are often pressed into family duty.
The search for a Virginia woman who went missing near Amboy Crater in the Mojave Desert is being hampered by the rugged terrain and triple-digit ground temperatures that are too hot for search dogs.
Shoes should be appropriate for the terrain and sunscreen should be used and packed.
Dry conditions, rough terrain and strong winds gave the fire the upper hand.
And that kind of hunting required careful selection of terrain and lots of coordination among the hunters.
Firefighters continue to build containment lines around the fire, but steep terrain and hot weather are making firefighting difficult, Cal Fire said.
Sent in advance of the human team to handle tanks, the robot can feed data back to the human team on intel like enemy positions, force strength, terrain and more.
The idea, Laing said, is to judge the wind, terrain and conditions and to test different firefighting techniques so crews are ready when fires break out this summer and fall.
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