Sentence Examples


  • In general it rather resembles a closed crown, consisting of a circlet from which rise two arches intersecting each other at right angles.
  • Hydranth with a single circlet of tentacles.
  • The crown is so small, the diameter being only 6 in., and the circlet only 22 in.
  • Law Desiderius, the last Lombard king, in 774, and when he received the circlet of the empire from Leo Ill, at Rome ~fl 800, he did but complete and ratify the compact offered to his grandfather, Charles Martel, by Gregory III.
  • The proboscis bears at its extremity a circlet of smaller oral tentacles.