Pendulous sentence example

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  • Basset hounds are long and crooked-legged dogs, with pendulous ears.
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  • (b) Filaments showing slow pendulous and creeping movements, and with no distinct sheath: - Beggiatoa (Tre y .), with sulphur particles.
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  • The flowers are borne in long pendulous racemes, and the two wings of the fruit are ascending.
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  • pendulous ears, out-turned feet and generally black-and-tan coloration.
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  • The mass of styles from the whole spike is pendulous from the summit of the sheaths, as in fig.
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  • The pendulous lip of the bulldog.
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  • They are shrubs or low trees with evergreen or nearly evergreen opposite entire leaves, and dense clusters of small, white, tubular four-parted flowers, enclosing two stamens and succeeded by small, globular, usually black berries, each with a single pendulous seed.
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  • The pendulous lips of the bloodhound and other breeds.
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  • Mastiffs are powerful, heavily built dogs, with short muzzles, frequently protruding lower jaws, skulls raised above the eyes, ears erect or pendulous, pendulous upper lips, short coats and thin tails.
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  • The Nepal goat appears to be a variety of the Nubian breed, having the same arched facial line, pendulous ears and long legs.
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  • The colour is generally black-and-tan or brownish, the body is extremely long and cylindrical; the ears are large and pendulous, the legs broad, thick and twisted, with everted paws..
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  • Several genera afford ornamental plants; such are Lonicera, erect shrubs or twiners with long-tubed white, yellow or red flowers; Symphoricarpus, a North American shrub, with small whitish pendulous flowers and white berries; Diervilla (also known as Weigelia), and Viburnum, including V.
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  • The flowers, which appear in March and April, are borne on pendulous hairy catkins, 2 -3 in.
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  • The chief character is the magnificent head, narrow and dome-like between the huge pendulous ears, and with transverse puckers on the forehead and between the eyes.
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  • The woods of algarrobo are used for pasture, cattle and horses enjoying the pendulous yellow pods.
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  • auratum; or assuming a pendulous habit, with the tips strongly reflexed, e.g.
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  • The small pendulous bellshaped flowers contain no honey but are visited by bees for the pollen.
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  • europaea) is, when grown in perfection, a stately tree with tall erect trunk, gradually tapering from root to summit, and horizontal branches springing at irregular intervals from the stem, and in old trees often becoming more or less drooping, but rising again towards the extremities; the branchlets or side shoots, very slender and pendulous, are pretty thickly studded with the spurs each bearing a fascicle of thirty or more narrow linear leaves, of a peculiar bright light green when they first appear in the spring, but becoming of a deeper hue when mature.
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  • europaea; the more pendulous forms of L.
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  • There are five, or sometimes fewer, carpels, which unite to form an ovary with as many chambers, in each of which are one or two, rarely more, pendulous anatropous ovules, attached to the central column in such a way that the micropyle points outwards and the raphe is turned towards the placenta.
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  • cruentum latifolium, and three with pendulous flowers, apparently forms of the martagon lily.
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  • 'SNOWDROP,' Galanthus nivalis, the best known representative of a small genus of the order Amaryllidaceae, all the species of which have bulbs, linear leaves and erect flower-stalks, destitute of leaves but bearing at the top a solitary pendulous bell-shaped flower.
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  • A pendulous or weeping habit is assumed by some conifers, e.g.
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  • They are hypogynous, and have long and very delicate filaments, and large, linear or oblong two-celled anthers, dorsifixed and ultimately very versatile, deeply indented at each end, and commonly exserted and pendulous.
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  • (b) The fruticose thallus may be either erect, becoming pendulous, as in Usnea (fig.
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  • The filament is usually of sufficient solidity to support the anther in an erect position; but sometimes, as in grasses, and other wind-pollinated flowers, it is very delicate and hair-like, so that the anther is pendulous (fig.
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  • They are from 6 to 20 feet long, becoming pendulous with age.
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  • The bark is dark bluish-grey, smoother than in the red larch, on the trunk and lower boughs often glossy; the branches are more or less pendulous and very slender.
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  • The same characters will distinguish grasses from the other glumiferous orders, Restiaceae, and Eriocaulonaceae, which are besides further removed by their capsular fruit and pendulous ovules.
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  • The stout cylindrical male catkins are pendulous, reddish in colour and 2 to 4 in.
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  • Both breeds were large and heavy, with pendulous ears and thick throats with dewlaps.
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  • - Catkin of Male ing pendulous anthers and pro Flowers of Hazel.
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  • Ripe pendulous fruit opening.
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  • The flowers, which appear in early summer, are in pendulous, slender yellowish catkins, which bear a number of staminate flowers with a few pistillate flowers at the base.
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  • pendulous epiphytes occur in the latter genus.
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  • The calyx, petals and stamens spring from above the ovary (o) in which two chambers are shown each with a pendulous ovule; d, disc between the stamens and stigmas.
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  • In Cycas the altered leaf, upon the margin of which the ovule is produced, and the peltate scales, from which they are pendulous in Zamia, are regarded by all botanists as carpellary leaves.
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  • It may hang from an apicilar placenta at the summit of the ovary, its apex being directed downwards, and is inverted or pendulous, as in Hippuris vulgaris; or from a parietal placenta near the summit, and then is suspended, as in Daphne Mezereum, Polygalaceae and Euphorbiaceae.
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  • pendulous foliage and light apple green new tips in spring and early summer, contrasting against the older dark green foliage.
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  • Lips diverging at obtuse angles with the septum, and slightly pendulous so as to show a square profile.
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  • Alder and willow predominate in the wet valley bottom, with a ground flora of golden saxifrage, yellow flag and pendulous sedge.
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  • In the simplest case the anthers are close to the stigmas, covering these with pollen when they open; this occurs in a number of small annual plants, also in Narcissus, Crocus, &c. In snowdrop and other pendulous flowers the anthers form a cone around the style and the pollen falls on to the underlying stigmas, or in erect flowers the pollen may fall on to the stigmas which lie directly beneath the opening anthers (e.g.
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  • The male inflorescence is often a pendulous catkin, as in hazel and many native English trees (fig.
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  • It has slender branches covered with a light brown bark, and campanulate flowers produced in a pendulous cluster, and of a pale rosy-red color, with three darker lines on each of the five sections of the corolla.
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  • There are several varieties-a drooping kind, which is one of the best of all pendulous trees, and a variegated-leaved kind, which is not satisfactory, as the variegation is seldom good.
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  • The pure white fragrant flowers open in June and July on pendulous panicles, 6 to 9 inches long, that hang in a row beneath the branches, one from each joint.
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  • There is a purple variety which is an improvement, and a pendulous variety less important.
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  • There is a pendulous form, but any other so-called varieties are better let alone.
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  • Symphyandra - Campanula-like plants of not high rank, S. pendula from the rocky parts of the Caucasus, having branched pendulous stems and large cream-colored bell flowers, almost hidden in the leaves.
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  • For women with very large or pendulous breasts, however, repositioning may require cutting the nerves and ducts that connect to the nipples.
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  • If you have a wide upper torso or large pendulous breasts, this sports bra style may not be right for you.
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  • The wood contains several scarce and locally distributed grasses, sedges and rushes including hairy woodrush, pendulous sedge and wood millet.
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  • pendulous sedge.
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  • pendulous branches.
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  • pendulous flowers, which have dark red spots on the insides of the petals.
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  • pendulous breasts hanging over the top.
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  • pendulous branchlets hang.
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  • Dewlap. Pendulous skin under the throat.
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