Papery sentence example

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  • The papery hospital gown was rough beneath her palms, the dark room too cold.
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  • The bark in most of the trees occurs in fine soft membranous layers, the outer cuticle of which peels off in thin, white, papery sheets.
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  • Bhojputtra) growing on the Himalayan Mountains, as high up as 9000 ft., yields large quantities of fine thin papery bark, extensively sent down to the plains as a substitute for wrapping paper, for covering the "snakes" of hookahs and for umbrellas.
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  • li Fertile glume and pale cartilaginous, coriaceous or papery; empty glumes more delicate, usually herbaceous, the lowest usually smallest.
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  • This thread gives rise to a spiral ciliated band lying in a depression on the body of each spermatozoid; the large spermatozoids eventually escape from the pollen-tube, and are able to perform ciliary movements in the watery liquid which occurs between the thin papery remnant of nucellar tissue and the archegonial necks.
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  • In the ripe seed the integument assumes the form of a fleshy envelope, succeeded internally by a hard woody shell, internal to which is a thin papery membrane - the apical portion of the nucellus - which is easily dissected out as a conical cap covering the apex of the endosperm.
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  • A papery remnant of nucellus lines the inner face of the woody shell, and, as in cycadean seeds, the apical portion is readily separated as a cap covering the summit of the endosperm.
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  • The true leaves are only microscopic scales of a brown, papery texture.
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  • papery skin.
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  • papery thing, tied up with string.
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  • papery texture.
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  • papery membrane to prevent a short circuit.
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  • papery petals.
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  • papery spines have the ability to absorb water.
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  • Apparently bees like more enclosed spaces for their nests and now I come to think about it, this hive looks pretty papery.
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  • Each solitary flower of 2.5 to 3cm in diameter is produced on a very short pedicel with a number of pale brown papery scales.
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  • purplish red, papery scales often appear in autumn.
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  • Bright blue berries surrounded by purplish red, papery scales often appear in autumn.
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  • This may result in dull, papery looking skin.
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  • The country was still labouring under the curse of an inconvertible currency originatingwith the Legal Tender Act res - paperY g dncy.
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