Sentence Examples

  • 6, Lower sesamoid or navicular 13, The coronary cushion, bone.
  • The change in direction of the air when striking a flat surface such as the side of a building will form a cushion to diminish the effects of impulses and shocks from local gusts.
  • These symbols were laid upon a couch (lectus), the left arm resting on a cushion (pulvinus, whence the couch itself was often called pulvinar) in the attitude of reclining.
  • In cushion plants the leaves are very small, very close together, and the low habit is protective against winds.
  • I, Each such body has a basal hollow portion (en) sur mounted by a glandular cushion (kl), from the centre of which projects a small, solid; club-shaped process or tentacle (t').

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