Sentence Examples


  • A canker is the result of repeated frustrated attempts on, the part of the callus to heal up a wound.
  • The seriousness of the damage done is illustrated by the ravages of the larch disease, apple canker, &c.
  • Fruit suffers much from the larvae of the Geometridae, the socalled "looper-larvae" or " canker-worms."
  • In the Attic deme Melita he was invoked as 6W /caws (" Helper in ills "), at Olympia as KaXAlvcrcos (" Nobly-victorious "), in the rustic worship of the Oetaeans as eopvoiricov (K6pv01rEs, " locusts "), by the Erythraeans of Ionia as tlrotcrdvos (" Canker-worm-slayer ").
  • The larch suffers from several diseases caused by fungi; the most important is the larch-canker caused by the parasitism of Peziza Willkommii.

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