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  • The conformation of those flowers a consists essentially in the pres- ' 'A B ence of a six-parted perianth, the three outer segments of which correspond to a calyx, the three inner ones to a corolla.
  • In both cases the socalled fruit is composed of the receptacle or upper end of the flower-stalk (the so-called calyx tube) greatly dilated, and enclosing within its cellular flesh the five cartilaginous carpels which constitute the "core" and are really the true fruit.
  • The Davis calyx drill has also been employed for petroleum drilling.
  • The bit or cutter consists of a cylindrical The Calyx metallic shell, the lower end of which is made, by a Drill.
  • The calyx is a long tube, or a series of connected tubes, situated above the core barrel, to which it is equal in diameter.

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