Sentence Examples


  • Any organism may pass through a series of free-living larval stages.
  • The Turbellaria undoubtedly form the most primitive division, as is shown by their free-living habits, ciliation and sense-organs.
  • CHAETOSOMATIDA, a small group of minute, free-living, aquatic organisms which are usually placed as an annex to the Nematoda.
  • Free-living (rarely pelagic) or parasitic (Giesbrecht and Schmeil).
  • Although Schwendener supported this view of the " dual " nature of lichens by very strong evidence and identified the more common lichen-gonidia with known free-living algae, yet the theory was received with a storm of opposition by nearly all lichenologists.