Sentence Examples


  • The juice is extracted from canes by squeezing them between rollers.
  • Sugar-canes suffer from the sugar cane borer (Diatioca sacchari) in the West Indies; tobacco from the larvae of hawk moths (Sphingidae) in America; corn and grass from various Lepidopterous pests all over the world.
  • The sugar cane, like tea, was first introduced in 1850, the first canes being brought from Mauritius.
  • Besides rice, the products of the countryinclude tea, tobacco, cotton, cinnamon, precious woods and rubber; coffee, pepper, sugar-canes and jute are cultivated to a minor extent.
  • Owing to this property, tubes or canes can be produced with a square, oblong, oval or triangular section.