Sentence Examples


  • Limnocardiidae.-Siphons very long, united throughout; shell gaping; two adductors; brackish waters.
  • A cormidium may contain a single nutritive siphon (" monogastric ") or several siphons (" polygastric ").
  • Siphons are sometimes used to carry the water over an undulating grade and thereby save the expense of a deep rock cutting.
  • In the former will be found such things as siphons," Hero's fountain," penny-in-theslot "machines, a fire-engine, a water-organ, and arrangements employing the force of steam.
  • Mantle closed to a considerable extent; siphons well developed; gills much folded and frequently prolonged into the branchial siphon.