Sentence Examples


  • The cubeb is cultivated in Java and Sumatra, the fruits are gathered before they are ripe, and carefully dried.
  • The trustees desired that there should be grown in the colony wine grapes, hemp, silk and medical plants (barilla, kali, cubeb, caper, madder, &c.) for which England was dependent upon foreign countries; they required the settlers to plant mulberry trees, and forbade the sale of rum, the chief commercial staple of the colonies.