Sentence Examples


  • Fleas are oviparous, and undergo a very complete metamorphosis.
  • There are many large and poisonous spiders and flies; fleas and mosquitoes abound.
  • (I) Plague can be carried by fleas from an unhealthy rat.
  • Fleas are wingless insects, with a laterally compressed body, small and indistinctly separated head, and short thick antennae situated in cavities somewhat behind and above the simple eyes, which are always minute and sometimes absent.
  • We may remark that fleas possess no wings, but are understood to possess a true pupa.