Sentence Examples


  • Localized shadows obscuring areas of the lung may indicate a bacterial pneumonia, while streaky or patchy changes in the x-ray film may indicate viral or mycoplasma pneumonia.
  • Using lime juice and witch hazel is also an effective cleanser for this skin type if you are experiencing a "patchy" look after applying your makeup.
  • Her hair is extremely short and patchy from doing this for over six years, and she spends hours at a time in front of a mirror pulling out hairs.
  • A ringworm infection also causes the type of patchy hair loss you describe, so this is another avenue for your vet to investigate.
  • Patchy thin brows can easily make you feel less than gorgeous in a beauty world where strong, well-defined arches are revered.