Sentence Examples


  • I'll do new potatoes and roasted root vegetables.
  • The foot by which it is attached often sends out root-like processes - the hydrorhiza (c).
  • Lenzin, lengizin, lenzo, probably from the same root as "long" and referring to "the lengthening days"), in the Christian Church, the period of fasting preparatory to the festival of Easter.
  • Its preamble stated that its object was " to exterminate the root and ground of this pest."
  • The sugar-cane flourishes, the cotton-plant ripens to perfection, date-trees are seen in the gardens, the rocks are clothed with the prickly-pear or Indian fig, the enclosures of the fields are formed by aloes and sometimes pomegranates, the liquorice-root grows wild, and the mastic, the myrtle and many varieties of oleander and cistus form the underwood of the natural forests of arbutus and evergreen oak.