Sentence Examples

  • 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.
  • The outer glumes are acute and glabrous, the flowering glumes lance-shaped, with a comb-like keel at the back, and the outer or lower one prolonged at the apex into a very long bristly awn.