Example sentences for: irrigation

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

  • It wasn’t until the third century b.c. that techniques of rice cultivation (and wheel-made pottery) arrived from Korea, along with irrigation methods that are still in use today.

  • However, little evidence remains of that era — some ceramics in the museum, a few fortifications, a network of irrigation ditches.

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

  • Roads entering the settlement were called by the names of the towns or places to which they led, such as Camino de Pecos, Camino del Alamo, or Camino de la Canada . And eventually physical features such a main irrigation ditch ( acequia madre ) or the wall that enclosed the official buildings gave their names to streets associated with these features.

  • They laid out a system of irrigation still in use in the Guadalest Valley and filled the huertas (orchards) of the Costa Blanca with oranges, peaches, and pomegranates.


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