Sentence Examples


  • Transpiration is loss of water by the plant by evaporation, chiefly from the minute pores or stomata on the leaves.
  • The importance of transpiration, is, however, so great, that these risks must be run.
  • This arrangement is a method of checking transpiration by creating a still atmosphere above the pore of the stoma, so that water vapour collects in it and diminishes the further outflow of vapour.
  • Good ventilation is indispensable to allow the worm to give out by transpiration the great quantity of water that it absorbs with the leaf.
  • The leaves of the plant regulate the amount of water they hold through transpiration.