Sentence Examples


  • The large sessile acorns are longer than those of Q.
  • The acorns of the oak possess a considerable economic importance as food for swine.
  • Some trees of the sessile-fruited oak bear sweet acorns in Britain, and several varieties were valued by the ancient Italians for their edible fruit.
  • 5), isolated from acorns i n 1849 by H.
  • The leaves are frequently irregular in outline, the lobes rather short and blunt, widening towards the end, but with setaceous points; the acorns are nearly globular.