Definition of Jettying
1. jetty [v] - See also: jetty
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jettying
Literary usage of Jettying
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Annual Report of the Chief of Engineers to the Secretary of War for the Year by United States Army. Corps of Engineers, United States Mississippi River Commission (1886)
"Forty-one jetties (3896 linear feet of jettying) were rb us built in place; •!£> linear feet of old undermined jetties, 65 logs, 102 large snags, ..."
2. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1894)
"The elaborate process of jettying the Mississippi Eiver, the famous deepening of part of the East River by New York, known as Hell-gate, and the Columbia ..."
3. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1894)
"... a great number of relief models of the rivers whose courses and mouths ave undergoing improvement. The elaborate process of jettying the Mississippi ..."
4. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1913)
"... illustrated by the successful jettying of the mouth of the river under a contract made with Captain Eads, cane to be understood, and it also came to be ..."
5. Proceedings by American Society of Civil Engineers (1906)
"The formation of a bar at any point of. course indicates an increased jettying beyond. Indian dugouts are the only craft the rivers float, and, ..."