Example sentences for: outlying

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

  • Bike-Mex (Tel. (3) 223-1834) offers expert guided tours into the mountains and other outlying areas as well as mountain biking expeditions to challenge every rider’s skill level.

  • For children who love boats, riding the Star Ferry or ferry trips to outlying islands will be exciting, and the Dolphin Watch trip (see page 113) is certain to appeal.

  • The LAT reports that up to 3,000 Americans are already in Jakarta, with about 12,000 more in outlying areas.

  • The Byzantine Empire had powerful and well-fortified cities, but the countryside and the outlying islands were ravaged by waves of invaders.

  • In each case Prochlorococcus marinus and Synechococcus species are the outlying sequence group, with the other cyanobacterial sequences ( Nostoc punctiforme and Anabaena species) being closer to the higher plant sequences from A. thaliana and corn ( Zea mays ). The order of branching shown is supported by very high bootstrap values.

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