Sentence Examples


  • The eggs are four in number, of a dark olive colour, blotched and spotted with rich brown.
  • It is uniformly green or more or less spotted, blotched or suffused with red or crimson, or sometimes, as in N.
  • In the one the pattern consists of narrow vertical stripes, and in the other of longitudinal or obliquely longitudinal stripes, which, on the sides of the body, tend to assume a spiral or sub-circular arrangement characteristic of the blotched tabby.
  • Cats of the striped type are no doubt descended from the European and North African wild cats; but the origin of cats exhibiting the blotched pattern appears to be unknown.
  • I.-Skins Of The Blotched Domestic Cat, Showing Some Of The Variations To Which The Pattern Is Liable.