Sentence Examples

  • The cirri or tentacles, of which three or four pairs are present, are capable of being protruded, and the minute larva swims by means of the ciliary action they produce.
  • In a few genera the place of the chitinoid coat is taken by a ciliary investment and in most families the structure of the layers is characteristic.
  • During this time the illusion of a wheel or wheels produced by the ciliary action of the disk had puzzled all observers.
  • Besides the sphincter pupillae, the fibres of the ciliary muscle are stimulated.
  • Its stimulant action on the iris and ciliary muscle is employed when they are weak or paralysed.