Sentence Examples


  • It consists of loose cellular tissue, and secretes a viscid matter which detains the pollen, and causes it to germinate.
  • Phoronis is often gregarious, the tubes which it secretes being sometimes intertwined in an inextricable mass.
  • Between the two middle toes, in most species, is lodged a deep glandular bag having the form of a retort with a small external orifice, which secretes an unctuous and odorous substance.
  • In function the perianth may be compared with a unilocular ovary containing a single ovule; the projecting integument, which at the time of pollination secretes a drop of liquid, serves the same purpose as the style and stigma of an angiosperm.
  • Mollat, Lettres secretes et curiales de Jean XXII.
 

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