Sentence Examples

  • They burrow among tall grass.
  • The male does not burrow, but wanders freely on the surface of the skin.
  • As a rule terrestrial spiders guard the cocoon in the permanent burrow, as in the trap-door spiders, or in the silken retreat which acts as a temporary nursery, as in the Salticidae.
  • If alarmed they utter a shrill loud whistle, and rush down the burrow, but reappear after a few minutes to see if the danger is past.
  • Other caterpillars, "budworms" (Heliothis, spp.), attack the buds or burrow into the seed-pods.

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