Sentence Examples

  • The mistletoe is parasitic both on deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs.
  • The mistletoe so extensively used in England at Christmas is largely derived from the apple orchards of Normandy; a quantity is also sent from the apple orchards of Herefordshire.
  • The mistletoe figures also in Scandinavian legend as having furnished the material of the arrow with which Balder (the sun-god) was slain by the blind god Hoder.
  • The leaves in the bud are either placed simply in apposition, as in the mistletoe, or they are folded or rolled up longitudinally or laterally, giving rise to different kinds of vernation, as delineated in figs.
  • 420) that I icov is derived from 103 (mistletoe), the sun's fire being regarded as an emanation from the mistletoe.

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