Sentence Examples

  • The sucker carries a series of three or four leather cups, which are pressed against the inner surface of the working barrel by the weight of the column of oil.
  • The sucker-bearing processes of Pneumonoderma are outgrowths of the proboscis.
  • There seems no doubt that the suctorial mouth-organs of the Diptera have arisen quite independently from those of the Lepidoptera, for in the former order the sucker is formed from the second maxillae, in the latter from the first.
  • For pumping a well a valved working-barrel with valved sucker is attached to the lower end of the tubing, a perforated " anchor " being placed below.
  • The sucker is connected by a string of sucker-rods with the walkingbeam.

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