Sentence Examples


  • The leaf-stalks and flowerstalks are traversed by longitudinal air-passages, whose disposition varies in different species.
  • (See Proboscidea.) The upper tusks of the early mastodons differ from those of elephants in retaining longitudinal bands of enamel.
  • (X 300.) by a nervure and traversed by two A, With " bladder," b, longitudinal nervures, or the nervuration protruded; B, retracted, may be altogether degenerated.
  • The forewings have at least a single longitudinal nervure - often two - reaching from base to tip of the wing.
  • There is no ovipositor, and the wings are either without nervures or have only a single degraded longitudinal nervure which does not reach to the tip. While the Terebrantia are (After H.

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