foothill


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a relatively low hill on the lower slope of a mountain

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The case looked more and more hopeless the longer I viewed it, yet with a stubborn persistency I forged ahead toward the foothills.
I have no idea, of course, how long it took me to reach the limit of the plain, but at last I entered the foothills, following a pretty little canyon upward toward the mountains.
One man only he found who approved of his project, and that was Ra Vatu, who secretly encouraged him and offered to lend him guides to the first foothills.
It lay three miles to the west, snuggling among the first rolling swells of the foothills.
But in my game bag was food, and the old house would afford shelter, if shelter were needed on a warm and dewless night in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada, where one may sleep in comfort on the pine needles, without covering.
It was then also, as he told me, that he lost con- tact for good and all with one of those three men who the summer before had been going about through all the little towns in the foothills of his country.
Up the canyon rose far hills and peaks, the big foothills, pine-covered and remote.
To the west the ranges fell away, one behind the other, diminishing and fading into the gentle foothills that, in turn, descended into the great valley which he could not see.
Now and again an overland passenger train rushed by in the distance, echoing along the background of foothills of Mt.
Plaza was the result of a partnership with the Federal Transit Administration, City of Arcadia, and Foothill Gold Line
Raevouri, 2005 Daily News Coach of the Year, has the luxury of five quality returners after losing Daily News Player of the Year and Foothill League MVP Stevy Loy (Columbia University) and Foothill second-place finisher Michelle Mannix ( UC Riverside) to graduation.
13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Foothill Gold Line from Pasadena to Azusa is on time and on budget for construction completion in late-September 2015.
He scored 43 touchdowns, setting a Foothill League record, and finished as the No.
It feels great,'' Coronado said, after winning the Foothill League title.
NASDAQ:VRNT), a leading provider of analytic software-based solutions for security and business intelligence, today announced that Los Angeles County's Foothill Transit has selected its Nextiva[TM] Transit networked video solution to enhance security and improve operations on its municipal bus fleet.