Sentence Examples

  • Maize only ripens in the south.
  • The green and angular fruit or "nut" ripens in October; it is about 4 in.
  • These machines can only be used where the wheat ripens thoroughly standing in the field.
  • 1) having a thin outer skin (epicarp) enclosing the flesh of the peach (mesocarp), the inner layers of the carpel becoming woody to form the stone, while the ovule ripens into the kernel or seed.
  • So soaked is the soil after the flood, that the grain germinates, sprouts, and ripens in April, without a shower of rain or any other watering.