calve in a sentence
Example sentences for calve
The cows were inseminated this spring and should calve this coming winter.
We board a fishing boat and tour some bergs, hoping to see one calve.
Because it rests entirely on land, it isn't vulnerable to the influxes of warming ocean water that cause outlet glaciers to calve.
They had been expecting the glacier to calve, but this piece is much larger than anyone had anticipated.
Each day slabs of ice more than a half mile high calve off its face, float down the fjord, and eventually drift out to sea.
Sometimes pieces of glacier calve under water, making the ice shoot up to the surface.
One last major calve, digitally preserved after its four century journey to the sea.
Or take your kayak to the bay and observe some of the tidewater glaciers as they calve and roll.