Sentence Examples

  • The head is short, and the coat silky and wavy.
  • The lint is pure white, very fine and silky, but not so strong as Mitafifi cotton.
  • The Russian are smaller, but more silky and, as now dyed, make a cheap and fair substitute for sable.
  • Yannovitch, a variety known since about 1897, yields the finest and most silky lint of the white Egyptian cottons.
  • These hybrids produce a lint which is long and silky, but often deficient in strength: selection for strength amongst the hybrids, with due regard to length, may overcome this.