Sentence Examples


  • The fibre is fine and silky, of about an inch in length.
  • M, muscular-fibre processes.
  • The fibre has increased in length from about z4 to 22 in., and the plants have at the same time been increased in productiveness.
  • - Fibre is obtained from the aloe plants, this industry being in the hands of women; ostriches are reared for the sake of their feathers, and large quantities of gum and resin are collected.
  • In consequence of these more favourable conditions there is greater variety in the cropping; a good deal of wheat is grown, as well as beetroot for sugar, fibre plants and oleaginous plants, fruit, and even (W.