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  •   Traversed is Professional Cheryl, not a walker, a lady getting her mail before a date with the too-tall Brock.

    Cheryl: Comp

  • Traversed it down, but, to our great disappointment, find that it loses itself in a grassy plain.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

  • Traversed the creek to the south-west in search of water for the horses.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

  • Traversed in the opposite direction, the tunnel is mostly dark, although hazy hues leak through over your shoulder.

    The Artist as Deep Thinker and Showman

  • Traversed by a stinking sewer, the ground was littered with discarded rubbish: weeds, broken bricks, old bones, rotten wood, a mound of rubble, the mangled carcass of a cat.

    The Thief Taker

  • S.S.E. Traversed in places heavy jungle, but for the most part we ascended the bed of the river.

    Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and the Neighbouring Countries

  • I may be permitted a little digression here to give a few extracts from Giles's book, “Australia Twice Traversed” (Sampson Low & Company), for this contains the version of the leader of the expedition himself as to the circumstances under which Gibson was lost.

    Adventures of Louis de Rougemont

  • Giles's book, "Australia Twice Traversed" (Sampson Low & Company), for this contains the version of the leader of the expedition himself as to the circumstances under which Gibson was lost.

    The Adventures of Louis De Rougemont

  • Traversed in every direction by mountain ranges of moderate elevation whose sides are cultivated in

    The Awakening of China

  • Traversed by the Apennines, which divide it about equally, the Papal dominions incline gently, on one side to the Adriatic, on the other to the Mediterranean.

    The Roman Question

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  • "They'd traversed over half of the lava section while Denny had gained only a few feet up the vertical cliff." From The Ultimate Reality Show by Clay Jacobsen on Page 106.

    September 27, 2010