How to use Pea in a sentence
The town was burned in August 1863, and shelled on the 3rd of November 1864, after the battle of Pea Ridge, by a detachment of General Price's army.
Eventually, the pea was as large as its genetic potential allowed it to be.
Bianchis Storia della diplomazza euro pea in Italsa (8 vols., Turin, 1865) is an invaluable and thoroughly reliable work.
For example, the grub of a pea or bean beetle (Bruchus) is hatched, from the egg laid by its mother on the carpel of a leguminous flower, with three pairs of legs and spiny processes on the prothorax.
Changes are produced in the whorl of stamens by cohesion of the filaments to a greater or less extent, while the anthers remain free; thus, all the filaments of the androecium may unite, forming a tube round the pistil, or a central bundle when the pistil is abortive, the stamens becoming monadelphous, as occurs in plants of the Mallow tribe; or they may be arranged in two bundles, the stamens being diadelphous, as in Polygala, Fumaria and Pea; in this case the bundles may be equal or unequal.Advertisement
Then he noticed when he bred tall pea plants with another tall plant, he occasionally got a short offspring, but usually tall ones.
Meanwhile, in the Missouri theatre, the Federal general Curtis, outnumbered and outmanoeuvred by the forces of Price and Van Dorn, fought, and by his magnificent tenacity won, the battle of Pea Ridge (March 7-8), which put an end to the war in this quarter.
Besides the grasses there are leguminous plants valuable for pasture - Astragalus, Vicia (wild vetch), Lathyrus (wild pea) of which there are many species.
It was cultivated by the Greeks in Homer's time under the name erebinthos, and is also referred to by Dioscorides as krios from the resemblance of the pea to the head of a ram.
Mesny, has observed similar evidences of the existence of gold at comparatively shallow depths in Koko Nor region, and records that he has seen nuggets, " varying from the size of a pea to that of a hazel-nut," in eastern Tibet.Advertisement
In the negotiations of the Treaty of Paris (1783) the Dutch found themselves abandoned by their allies and com elled Pea c e of y, p to accept the disadvantageous but not ungenerous terms accorded to them by Great Britain.
Such aggregations of hyphae frequently become knotted up into dense masses of interwoven and closely packed hyphae, varying in size from that of a pin's head or a pea (Peziza, Coprinus) to that of a man's fist or head, and weighing io to 25 lb or more (Polyporus Mylittae, P. tumulosus, Lentinus Woermanni, P. Sapurema, &c.).
This page gives an overview of all articles in the 1911 Brittanica which are alphabetized under Pas to Pea.
Some petioles are long, slender and sensitive to contact, and function as tendrils by means of which the plant climbs; as in the l,' nasturtiums (Tropaeolum), clematis and c in others; and in compound leaves the midrib and some of the leaflets may similarly be transformed into tendrils, as in the pea and vetch.
Irritability resides in the pulvinus,in the pea and bean family, in rosaceous plants and the family Rubiaceae.Advertisement
In Leguminous plants (the pea tribe) the pinnae are frequently modified to form tendrils, as in Lathyrus Aphaca, in which the stipules perform the function of true leaves.
C. Pyracantha, known in gardens as pyracantha, is evergreen and has white flowers, appearing in May, and fine scarlet fruits of the size of a pea which remain on the tree nearly all the winter.
In 1862 he took a conspicuous part in the desperately fought battle of Pea Ridge, which definitely secured Missouri for the Federals.
As it was first observed near the mouth of the river Kur it has been named Cia pea Kurensis.
In the last forty years of the 18th century pearls were exported from the Scotch fisheries to Paris to the value of £Ioo,000; round pearls, the size of a pea, perfect in every respect, were worth £3 or £4.Advertisement
Bruchus pisi causes considerable damage to pease; during the spring the beetle lays its eggs in the young pea, which is devoured by the larva which hatches out in it.
While, again, continuous mountain ranges and broad plains and table-lands give the prevailing character to the scenery, there are, on the one hand, lofty isolated peaks, such as Monseny, Montserrat and Mont Sant in Catalonia, the Pea Golosa in Valencia, Moncayo on the borders of Aragon and Old Castile, and, on the other hand, small secluded valleys, such as those of Vich and Olot among the Catalonian Pyrenees.
Final d after a vowel has produced u (pea, p e d e in; niu, n i d u m; mou, to o d u m); buf when the d, in consequence of the disappearance of the preceding vowel, rests upon a consonant, it remains and passes into the corresponding surd; f r I g i d u s gives fred (pronounced fret).
Pachytheca, a spherical organism, usually about the size of a small pea, found in rocks of Silurian and Devonian age, has been much investigated and discussed, without any decisive light having been thrown on its nature.
However, pea aphids are known to feed on a much wider range of plant species.Advertisement
The pea family includes many wild flowers that are loved by bumblebees.
In contrast to transgenic pea, mice fed transgenic lupin or transgenic chickpea did not give DTH response.
To complete its traditional appearance, the pea shingle drive gives a satisfying crunch underfoot!
Pea Forage Yield Forage yields of peas increased significantly with increased sowing density in all but the late pea harvest in 1999.
He must have known how to make it just right, Like a marble fountain, Or a small green pea.Advertisement
The main part of this image shows a root tip meristem cell from pea root.
This involves inserting a tiny microchip, smaller than a pea, under the dog's skin.
Karen's research is concentrated on the chick pea plant, which is a staple of the Indian diet.
Without them your water will probably resemble pea soup, as algae will grow prolifically.
Dishes while we were there included a delicately spiced celeriac and chick pea soup and zesty grilled brill with roast fennel and potato.Advertisement
Its size of a few thousand Planck lengths, makes it a very petty pea.
One can get a pea instanton, by starting phi on the exponential wall on the right.
I cannot think that I have ever eaten such a perfectly poached pea.
Produces an abundance of easy to shell, 3 to 4 inch long pea pods which contains 6 to 9 peas per pod.
This year our biggest pea grower has trialed 27 new varieties of peas and petit pois.Advertisement
Nitrogen-fixing rhizobium bacteria are located within specially formed cells of legumes such as pea and soybean.
Place three spoonfuls of the pea puree onto the plate, positioning the roasted scallops in between.
Starters take a seaside stroll from deep-fried salt cod brandade with pea puree to lobster risotto with celery and herb salad.
We had three days of solid pea soup fog.
In fact, a pea is quite a good image for a deformed sphere.Advertisement
In summer they produce tall dense spikes of many small pea shaped flowers.
Tickets are priced at just £ 5, which includes a pie and pea supper.
The deep pink, fragrant sweet pea (Lathyrus latifolius) is a good choice.
Applications of Decis or Evidence for other pests of peas will also have activity on pea thrips.
A single sweet pea plant is tied onto each cane using twine or sweet pea rings.Advertisement
See our Pea and bean weevil factsheet for further details.
You may wish to get your sweet pea wigwam growing supports ready.
The embryo is generally surrounded by a larger or smaller amount of foodstuff (endosperm) which serves to nourish it in its development to form a seedling when the seed germinates; frequently, however, as in pea or bean and their allies, the whole of the nourishment for future use is stored up in the cotyledons themselves, which then become thick and fleshy.
Briefly, the chief fish of Japan are the bream (tai), the perch (suzuki), the mullet (bora), the rock-fish (hatatate), the grunter (oni-o-koze), the mackerel (saba), the sword-fish (tachi-uwo), the wrasse (kusabi), the haddock (tara), the flounder (karei), and its congeners the sole (hiranie) and the turbot (ishi-garei), the shad (namazu), the salmon (shake), the mash, the carp (koi), the funa, the gold fish (kzngyo), the gold carp (higoi), theloach (dojo), the herring (nishin) the iwashi (Clu pea melanosticta), the eel (unagi), the conger eel (anago), the coffer-fish (hako-uwo), the fugu (Tetrodon), the ai (Plecoglossus altivelis), the sayori (Heminamphus sayoni), the shark (same), the dogfish (maiiuka-zame), the ray (e), the sturgeon (chO-lame) and the maguro (Thynnus sibi).
When white Emily Henderson (the race having round pollen grains) is crossed with a blue-flowered pea, purple offspring result.
Showy pea - flowered plants, the smaller species adapted for rockwork; sandy soil.
Nitrogen-fixing Rhizobium bacteria are located within specially formed cells of legumes such as pea and soybean.
We particularly like pea shoot salad with wasabi mayonnaise.
Willow wigwams - are for sweet pea / runner bean / French bean plants or other similar climbers.
Instead, you'll want to investigate more specialized, and sometimes even upscale, maternity stores such as A Pea in the Pod.
By the end of the fourth week, it is usually possible for a veterinarian to feel the pea sized embryos by palpating the uterus.
Pea soup and ham and bean soup both benefit from the addition of a ham bone in the pot.
Two Peas in a Bucket has a section of its Web site called "Pea Soup" that features title ideas and journaling starters for a number of different scrapbooking projects.
Pea Protein - Pea protein is a highly digestible, vegan source of protein.
Pea protein powder contains about 10 grams of protein per two tablespoons but varies based on manufacturer.
A pea coat is a popular choice for girls.
Some makers also offer pea coats for boys, but these are usually less popular than they are for girls.
Parents may like the look of a boys' pea coat as a dressy coat, but toddlers seldom have more than one winter jacket.
For girls, a pea coat can be paired with virtually any clothing, dressy or otherwise.
Pea coats are most popular in gray and pink, and are usually made of a woolen fabric.
Even the dog run gets a quick run over, whether it is picking up poop, replacing pea gravel or just hosing down the cement.
Hardy shrubs of the Pea, order, thriving in ordinary garden soil, but requiring a sheltered situation in bleak localities.
Bitter Vetch (Orobus) - Often pretty plants of the Pea order, flowering usually in spring.
Like the Gorse and a few other shrubs of the Pea family, they delight in a dry, sandy soil, and when in flower, which is during several weeks in late summer and in autumn, they are pretty, their foliage being light and elegant.
Bush Clover (Lespedeza) - Large flowering plants of the Pea order, few as yet tried in England.
Many produce beautiful large Pea flowers, usually of a blood-red or scarlet color.
Coronilla - Flowering shrubs of the Pea family.
C. Zimapani is a most useful annual, growing about 1 1/2 feet high, with flowers of a rich deep purple bordered with a lighter hue, resembling those of a Sweet Pea, and of about the same size.
Everlasting Pea (Lathyrus Latifolius) - One of the hardiest and most easily cultivated of plants, thriving almost anywhere, even in courtyards amongst Flags.
Beach Pea (Lathyrus Maritimus) - This is a very interesting native plant, inhabiting the seashore, and not so vigorous as the preceding kinds.
Early Everlasting Pea (Lathyrus Sibthorpi) - This is valuable because it is so early, being at its best in May and June.
Persian Everlasting Pea (Lathyrus Rotundifolius) - A very old species, it is not so common as the larger kinds, though good from its earliness and freedom of flowering.
Two-flowered Everlasting Pea (Lathyrus Grandiflorus) - A very handsome plant for the early summer garden, succeeding anywhere, and, as the name implies, is the largest flowered species, the blooms being as large as those of a Sweet Pea.
It has not so far varied in color as the Everlasting Pea, but it may do so yet, and varieties of it would be welcome.
French Honey-suckle (Hedysarum) - Plants of the Pea order, mostly weedy, only a few perennials being ornamental.
Goats Rue (Galega) - Graceful perennials of the Pea family flourishing in any soil.
It belongs to the Pea family, and is a plant the Japanese make a great economic use of in various ways, but our main concern with it here is for the flower garden, where it is hardy and useful as a rapid-growing leafy screen.
Milkwort (Polygala) - The hardy Milkworts are neat dwarf plants, with flowers much resembling those of the Pea family.
Halimodendron argenteum is a small shrub belonging to the Pea family, with elegant, silky leaves.
Shamrock Pea (Parochetus) - P. communis is a beautiful little creeping perennial with Clover-like leaves, 2 to 3 inches high, bearing in spring Pea-shaped blossoms of a beautiful blue.
Silver Bush (Anthyllis) - Dwarf mountain plants of the Pea family, of which there are some half a dozen species in cultivation.
An ideal material is pea gravel, and if you place it deep enough, it will also help to balance out the internal climate.
Waist-length styles, such as pea coats, are timeless and polished.
Yellow or Green Split Pea Flour - Great for making old fashioned split pea soups.
There are a couple farmers that sell greenhouse-grown pea sprouts and other fresh greens.
While the style can be anything from a pea coat to a trench coat, it's generally tailored and leans toward a more sophisticated bent.
The car length double breasted pea coat features two front pockets and an oversized collar with a drawstring closure.
A lambswool blend pea coat by Monroe and Main is offered at the Sierra Trading Post.
The store offers several pea coats but also has a collection of cotton, spandex and synthetic blends if you prefer a more athletic look.
A plus size pea coat is a stylish solution for protecting yourself from the wind and cold.
A modern day plus size pea coat, or Jackie O jacket as the women's version is called, is a sweet update on the familiar, classic nautical coat.
Many plus sized women shy away from a pea coat because they are afraid the boxy design will make them look heavier and stockier.
Stay snug and warm at the next snowball fight or while building a snowman in a classic pea coat.
Accessorize your pea coat with woolen hats, scarves, and gloves in matching or complementary colors.
Unlike clothing worn close to the body that become soiled or stained with perspiration, plus size pea coats do not need to be cleaned frequently.
Examples of soft surfaces are those made of items like bark mulch, wood chips, sand, pea gravel, or shredded tires.
They should apply only a very small amount (the size of a pea) of toothpaste containing fluoride.
Examples of these boutiques are A Pea in the Pod, Pickles & Ice Cream, Bella Blu Maternity, Belly Dance Maternity, and Isabella Oliver.
Seven for All Mankind's Maternity Jeans are a sold through the retailer A Pea in the Pod in the United States; they offer a full range of styles and sizes for the hip mom-to-be.
Brick and mortar stores like Target, Walmart, Motherhood Maternity, and A Pea in the Pod all sell maternity nursing bras in standard sizes; you may be able to find a larger bra in some of these retailers as well.
A Pea in the Pod Maternity boutique offers a wide selection of styles online and in-store.
A Pea in the Pod Maternity is an upscale maternity boutique that is favored by celebrities and others who want to stay stylish and fashionable during their nine months of gestation.
Just because you are pregnant does not mean you have to give up your favorite brands or styles; you can find them at Pea in the Pod.
Featured celebrities who have shopped and worn clothing from A Pea in the Pod maternity include Britney Spears, Ming-Na, and Mariska Hargitay.
A Pea in the Pod Maternity features clothing appropriate from running errands in your car to stylish special occasion dresses fit for the red carpet-and everything in between.
Luckily, with the "looks" toolbar choice, A Pea in the Pod Maternity gives you the ability to find put-together outfits with little effort on your part.
However, A Pea in the Pod Maternity gives you a wide selection of choices during your pregnancy.
A Pea in the Pod Maternity offers more than just the looks mentioned above.
Additionally, diaper bags by designers are a top-selling item at A Pea in the Pod.
Destination Maternity is a website that not only links to popular clothing stores like A Pea in the Pod Maternity, Mimi Maternity, and Motherhood Maternity, but also offers gifts for moms and babies for their mind, spirit, and body.
A Pea in the Pod has both online and brick-and-mortar stores offering stylish and sexy maternity wear.
Trendy maternity clothes can be found in stores such as Stella Maternity, Bella Blu, A Pea in a Pod and Isabella Oliver.
A Pea in the Pod has a large section of sale and clearance merchandise, including dresses, skirts, and slacks.
Nicole's pregnancy experience inspired her to create an exclusive line of maternity clothes for A Pea in a Pod Maternity.
However, that's not the case when you're just a few weeks pregnant and your baby is no bigger than a pea.
We spoke with Rebecca Matthias, President and Creative Director of A Pea in the Pod®, Mimi Maternity® and Motherhood® Maternity to get the low down on why maternity swimwear is an expectant mother's best option.
Brands like A Pea in the Pod®, Mimi Maternity® and Motherhood® offer styles that rival anything you'll find in standard swimwear, including bikinis, tankinis and attractive one piece swimsuits.
Living area - fragrances such as rose or sweet pea give the aroma of gardens and gives the feel of light summer evenings.
Choosing a coat that ends at the hip, such as a pea coat, will improve the overall look.
A Pea in the Pod is one such store that has begun to sell such items.
You can easily sport any of the sleepwear from A Pea in the Pod and no one would know you're wearing maternity clothing.
Some of the most popular themes are Sleeping Beauty and the Princess and the Pea because both are related to sleepovers, although any fun theme can be used.
Nectifirm also combines plant-based moisturizers such as bamboo, silica, English pea extract and glucosamine to further stimulate the body's production of collagen, elastin and hyaluronic acid.
Healthy brunch menu items include warm organic barley and vanilla bean cereal, veggie burgers with pea shoots and roasted red bell peppers, and buckwheat muesli pancakes.
The impregnated female jigger burrows into the feet of men and dogs, and becomes distended with eggs until its abdomen attains the size and appearance of a small pea.
In mineralogical collections rounded nodules of brown glass, varying from the size of a pea to that of an orange, may often be seen labelled marekanite.
Mendel made his chief experiments with cultivated varieties of the self-fertilizing edible pea.
The fruit consists of black shining drupes about the size of a, pea.
It was the universal custom in medieval England to eat on this Sunday a grey pea steeped and fried in butter, which came from its association "Carling Nut."
The early history of Navarre has been overlaid with fable, and with pure falsification, largely the work of the Benedictines of San Juan de la Pea near Huesca Their object was to prove the foundation of their house by a.
That range between the smallest pea plant and the largest is the full spectrum of what that plant can be.
Me ordering a second helping of corn on the cob while dining at the Black Eyed Pea also increases demand for corn, but for doing so, I shouldn't stand trial for murder.
For a time after entry they multiply, obtaining the nitrogen necessary for their nutrition and growth from the free nitrogen of the air, the carbohydrate required being supplied by the pea or clover plant in whose tissues they make a home.
The berries are red or purple in colour, varying in size from that of a pea to a nut.
Between 1856 and 1863, he bred 29,000 pea plants.