Sentence Examples


  • Maxillary vertically erectile, perpendicularly to ectoptery goid, and reaching quadrate or mandible: Viperidae.
  • The maxillary palps have usually three, the labial either two or four segments.
  • The palps, both maxillary and labial, have two segments.
  • Maxillary and labial palpi are also present, and the latter, together with the labrum or lower lip, form the rostrum.
  • The premaxilla is always unpaired, but each half has three long processes directed backwards; one fuses with the maxillary bone, another helps to form the anterior part of the palate, while the third, together with its fellow, forms the " culmen " and extends backwards to the frontals, or rather to the ethmoid which there crops up on the surface.