Sentence Examples

  • The seed is enclosed when ripe in the fruit, a development of the ovary as a result of fertilization of the egg-cell.
  • There is usually no trace of ovary in the male flowers, though by exception one may occasionally be formed.
  • The ovary consists of numerous carpels united together and free, or more or less embedded in the top of the flower-stalk.
  • A stage exactly comparable to the stage in the leeches, where the ovary is surrounded by a closed sac, has been observed in Eudrilus.
  • The ovary bears a sessile stigma and is more or less completely two-celled, with two erect ovules in each cell.

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