Sentence Examples

  • Piercing mandibles, retracted within the head-capsule.
  • Hydrocaulus, and forms a cup, the hydrangium or hydrotheca (h, t), standing off from the body, into which the hydranth can be retracted for shelter and protection.
  • Also the notion that snakes when attacking are able to jump off the ground is quite erroneous; when they strike an object, they dart the fore part of their body, which was retracted in several bends, forwards in a straight line.
  • It is protruded and retracted by special muscles which are partly attached to the ventral, distal end of the ilium.
  • The ninth and tenth segments are at most times retracted within the eighth.

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