The leaves of the cypresses are scale-like, overlapping and generally in four rows; the female catkins are roundish, and fewer than the male; the cones consist of from six to ten peltate woody scales, which end in a curved point, and open when the seeds are ripe; the seeds are numerous and winged.
This column stands up from the base of the flower, almost at right angles to the lip, and it bears at the top an anther, in the two hollow lobes of which are concealed the two pollen-masses, each with its caudicle terminating below in a roundish gland, concealed at first in the pouch-like rostellum at the front of the column.
Another peculiarity of Malay (and likewise of Chinese, Shan, Talaing, Burmese and Siamese) is the use of certain classwords or coefficients with numerals, such as orang (man),when speaking of persons, ekor (tail) of animals, keping (piece) of flat things, biji (seed) of roundish things; e.g.
Communis, forms a succulent mass of roundish or ovate form, from I ft.
- Pleurodont, snake-shaped, covered with roundish, imbricating scales.
Long, contains two roundish seeds.
12-14) specimens of a small roundish pear, the " Aston Town," and of the elongated kind known as " Beurre Clairgeau," were exhibited.
Clivorum, from China, has large roundish leaves and orange-yellow flowers.
High, with roundish crenate leaves, on long stalks, and white funnelshaped flowers inMarch and April.
The cyclamen poppy (Eomecon chionantha) is a pretty Chinese perennial, having roundish slightly lobed leaves and pure white flowers about 2 in.
2) is a capsule opening between the partitions and containing generally a large number of roundish or angular seeds.
The anthers oblong and converging; the ovary is globose, and has three furrows; the seeds are roundish and black.
The roundish leaves, toothed on the margin, are slightly downy when young, but afterwards smooth, dark green on the upper and greyish green on the lower surface; the long slender petioles, much flattened towards the outer end, allow of free lateral motion by the lightest breeze, giving the foliage its well-known tremulous character.
P. grandidentata, the large-leaved American aspen, has ovate or roundish leaves deeply and irregularly serrated on the margin.
In length, downy below, roundish heart-shaped, pointed and shortly stalked.
It has roundish cones, with numerous scales and wingless seeds.
Album, having roundish ovate capsules.
This manna occurs in the form of small, roundish, hard, dry tears, varying from the size of a mustard seed to that of a coriander, of a lightbrown colour, sweet taste, and senna-like odour.
The breast is of a pale salmon or peach-blossom colour, each feather in front bearing a roundish dark spot, but these spots lessen in number and size lower down, and the warm tint passes into white on the belly.
The fruits are commonly roundish, about 12 in.
It is characterized by its short-stalked roundish leaves, becoming wedge-shaped at the base and with a slightly toothed margin.