Sentence Examples


  • Hooks, thorns and prickles are characteristic of many South African plants.
  • The prickles of the rose).
  • The leaves are very long and twisted, the small oval cones armed with recurved prickles; the tree is said to be of rapid growth.
  • The fruit consists of a three-celled capsule, covered externally with soft yielding prickles, and each cell develops a single seed.