Sentence Examples

  • The leaves of hemp have five to seven leaflets, the form of which is lanceolate-acuminate, with a serrate margin.
  • Restoration, showing roots, trunk and branches bearing long lanceolate leaves and fructifications.
  • 30, founded on one of Grand' Eury's restorations, gives an idea of the habit of a tree of the genus Dorycordaites, characterized by its lanceolate acute leaves; in the typical Cordaites they were of a blunter shape, while in Poacordaites they were narrow and grasslike.
  • I), applied by Brongniart in 1828 to sub-lanceolate or tongue-shaped leaves from India and Australia, taceous genus Cingularia from the Coal Measures of Germany.
  • In some species of Annularia the extremely delicate ultimate twigs, bearing whorls of small lanceolate leaves, give a characteristic habit, suggesting that they may have belonged to herbaceous plants; other Annulariae, however, have been traced with certainty into connexion with the stems of large Calamites.

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