Sentence Examples


  • The common cockle is regularly used as food by the poorer classes.
  • P. 282) has been published by the inventor, describing the practical trial at the Cockle Creek Works.
  • By means of this muscular foot the cockle burrows rapidly in the muddy sand of the sea-shore, and it can also when it is not buried perform considerable leaps by suddenly bending the foot.
  • In other respects the anatomy of the cockle presents no important differences from that of a typical Lamellibranch.
  • The usual size of the cockle in its shell is from I to 2 in.