Sentence Examples


  • There was a smell of decaying leaves and of dog.
  • There are several species in Britain found on the ground or on decaying leaves.
  • 12) with very hard cuticle and somewhat abbreviated elytra, with over 2000 species, most of which live on decaying matter, and FIG.
  • They are admirably adapted for moving through the soil, where some of them live on decaying organic matter, while others are predaceous.
  • A fragmentary fresco taken from a tomb at Medum was desposited some years ago, though in a decaying condition, in the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Cairo.