The Swords of the Titans are monstrous blades, eight in number, 50 ft.
The incisors are small, so as not to interfere with the penetrating action of the tusks; and the crowns of some of the teeth of the cheek-series are modified into scissor-like blades, in order to rasp off the flesh from the bones, or to crack the bones themselves, while the later teeth of this series tend to disappear.
Then he jointed together the blades of his sword and balanced it very skillfully upon the end of his nose.
Blades, and Transactions of the Bedfordshire Natural History and Field Club.
This envelope is also sharply defined, but its normal appearance is compared to the serrations which blades of grass show on the skyline of a hill, and it is disturbed by the outbursts, called prominences, of which details are given below.