Sentence Examples


  • Cylindrical organs may exhibit similar phenomena.
  • This continuous change of position has been called circumnutation, and is held to be universal in all growing cylindrical organs.
  • In Thomas Walker's harpoon or frictionless log, introduced in 1861, the wheelwork was enclosed in a cylindrical case of the same diameter as the body of the rotator or fan, and the latter was brought close up to the register, forming a compact machine and avoiding the use of the 6-ft.
  • 40), with a straight, cylindrical snout which in some male beetles of the family is longer than the rest of the body.
  • These at first consisted of an ordinary truck on which were placed two wooden tub-like tanks, each holding about 2000 gallons; they were replaced in 1871 by the modern type of tank-car, constructed with a horizontal cylindrical tank of boiler plate.