Sentence Examples


  • The leaves are deep green and glabrous on the upper surface; in a young state earlier in the season they are silvery-grey, and silvery-white beneath.
  • The bright green, glabrous leaves are broad and oblong, about 6 in.
  • The rice plant is an annual grass with long linear glabrous leaves, each provided with a long sharply pointed ligule.
  • The young shoots of P. domestica are glabrous, and the fruit oblong; in P. insititia the young shoots are pubescent, and the fruit more or less globose.
  • Petals are generally glabrous or smooth; but, in some instances, hairs are produced on their surface.