51) shows how credibly such contortions could be represented.
Double flowers, phyllody of floral parts, contortions and fascinations, dwarfing, malformed leaves, &c.can not only be transmitted in cultivation, but occur ii.
In avoiding the literary conceits and fopperies which he satirizes he has recourse to the most unnatural contortions of expression.
Contortions due to his disorder) may well have alarmed parents.
As the egg passes at last through the alarmingly distended neck, the snake makes some slight contortions and the swelling collapses, the shell having been filed through by the saw-like apparatus.