In these ants the difference between the large, heavy, winged males and females, and the small, long-legged, active workers, is so great, that various forms of the same species have been often referred to distinct genera; in Eciton, for example, the female has a single petiolate abdominal segment, the worker two.
of mercury to balance the pressure of the atmosphere, a Geisler pump necessarily is a somewhat long-legged and unwieldy instrument; in addition, the long tube is liable to breakage.
The " natives," or descendants of the early importations, are small, long-legged animals whose wool is scanty and poor.
[Macrotolagus] californicus), a large, long-legged form from S.
Of course the hen sits with her legs doubled up under her, as does any other long-legged bird.
The long-legged hairy sheep, which stands a good deal taller than a Southdown, ranges, with a certain amount of local variation, from Lower Guinea to the Cape.
Hairy long-legged sheep are also met with in Persia, but are not pure-bred, being apparently the result of a cross between the long-legged Guinea breed and the fat-tailed Persian sheep.
coast of Africa, takes its name from a mane of longish hair on the throat and neck; the hair on the body being also longer than in the ordinary long-legged sheep. This breed is frequently black or brown and white; but in a small sub-breed from the Cameroons the general colour is chestnut or foxy red, with the face, ears, buttocks, lower surface of tail and under-parts black.
In this case, as might be expected, the greatest modifications occur in the limbs, but correlated with this is also an elongation of the head and neck in long-legged types.
Another Eddic god, Hoene, is described in phrases from lost poems as " the long-legged one," " lord of the ooze," and his name is connected with that of the crane.
Donnie picked up a pair of long legged drawers and held them up with a smile but Edith snatched them away and shook her finger in a mock scold.
The dam is probably the best site on the island to see long-legged buzzard at any time of year.
A Long-legged Buzzard flew over, and then two distant raptors glided across the valley.
Wearing sleek, long-legged cuts will make you seem taller than you are.
A pair of long-legged denim or khaki overalls can take you through every season during your pregnancy simply by changing the type of shirt you wear with it.
While petite women usually love feeling taller, even long-legged women who cherish their height should feel free to wear heels.
While the long-sleeved, long-legged underwear makes the most sense in extreme weather, long underwear has evolved to address needs in more moderate temperatures.
British model Jourdan Dunn was discovered in a Primark department store in London, and she's gone on to enjoy great popularity for her long-legged figure and her exceptional walk.
Reebok baseball pants are a bit more modern, long-legged instead of stocking style, but they retain the classic pinstripe option.
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