Sentence Examples


  • The Potato Onion, Allium Cepa var.
  • Unio, liberally unity, oneness, applied to a large pearl and to a species of onion), Allium Cepa (nat.
  • The onion is grown in great quantities along the Nile banks in tipper Egypt, largely for export~ Among other vegetables commonly raised are tomatoes (the bulk of which are exported), potatoes (of poor quality), leeks, marrows, cucumbers, cauliflowers, lettuce, asparagus and spinach.
  • The Tree Onion or Egyptian Onion, Allium Cepa var.
  • In all tsetse-flies the proboscis in the living insect is entirely concealed by the palpi, which are grooved in their inner sides and form a closely fitting sheath for the piercing organ; the base of the proboscis is expanded beneath into a large onion-shaped bulb, which is filled with muscles.