Sentence Examples

  • Darwin and his generation were deeply imbued with the Butlerian tradition, and regarded the organic world as almost a miracle of adaptation, of the minute dovetailing of structure, function and environment.
  • Recent discoveries have shown that representatives of the two floras coexisted in certain regions; there was, in fact, a dovetailing between strata in Europe.
  • The hiatus is striking, but it cannot be held to necessitate an editorial dovetailing of two separate epistles.

Words near dovetailing in the dictionary