Sentence Examples


  • In the case of limestones the carbon dioxide of the air in association with rain and dew eats into them and leads to their disintegration.
  • The sun does not " rise," the dew does not " fall."
  • The sweet " honey-dew," often Agr.
  • The very dew seemed to hang upon the trees later into the day than usual, as on the sides of mountains.
  • In the Bryophytes water is still absorbed, not only from the soil but also largely from rain, dew, &c., through the general surface of the subaerial body (thallus), or in the more differentiated forms through the leaves.