Example sentences for: irrigation

How can you use “irrigation” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • "We can no longer do it for $20," said Alpaugh Irrigation board president Steve Martin.

  • The water collected in this reservoir surrounded by pine hills provides irrigation for the area’s profitable orchards.

  • This ambitious irrigation and flood-control project, built in the third century b.c., is still in use.

  • Cactus plants are as common as palm trees and the small area of rice depends on irrigation.

  • Highly active in excavating and restoring the temples and palaces, Curzon also did more than any of his predecessors, adding 9,000 km (5,500 miles) of new railway lines, working to modernize farming with an agricultural research institute, and building an irrigation system that would become a model for Asia and Africa.

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