Sentence Examples


  • The sulphur-like pollen of the pitch pine soon covered the pond and the stones and rotten wood along the shore, so that you could have collected a barrelful.
  • A beekeeper, seeing the bee collect pollen from flowers and carry it to the hive, says that it exists to gather honey.
  • Another beekeeper who has studied the life of the hive more closely says that the bee gathers pollen dust to feed the young bees and rear a queen, and that it exists to perpetuate its race.
  • A botanist notices that the bee flying with the pollen of a male flower to a pistil fertilizes the latter, and sees in this the purpose of the bee's existence.
  • Trials on the regulation of IgE response in mice using modified birch pollen allergens.

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