Sentence Examples


  • The leaf has a broadly sheathing base succeeded by a short stalk bearing the pitcher, which represents a much enlarged midrib with a winglike lamina.
  • The leaf consists of a central midrib, several cells thick, and two wings, one cell thick.
  • The midrib has a strong band of stereom above and below.
  • Or the thallus may have a leaf-like form, the branches from the central threads which form the midrib growing out mainly in one plane and forming a lamina, extended right and left of the midrib.
  • The centre of the leaf is often occupied by a midrib consisting of several layers of cells.