Sentence Examples


  • - Orifice of foetid glands opening above the coxa of the 4th appendage, not raised upon a tubercle.
  • - Orifice of foetid glands opening above the coxa of the 3rd appendage, not raised upon a tubercle.
  • - Orifice of foetid glands opening on a tubercle situated near the lateral border of the carapace above the base of the 5th appendage.
  • The insects visit the plant in large numbers, attracted by the foetid smell, and act as carriers of the pollen from one spathe to another.
  • Castoreum is a substance contained in two pear-shaped pouches situated near the organs of reproduction, of a bitter taste and slightly foetid odour, at one time largely employed as a medicine, but now used only in perfumery.

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