Sentence Examples


  • A small esculent ally of the champignon, named M.
  • Viscum, called dryos hyphear, is most plentiful on the esculent oak, but occurs also on the robur, Prunus sylvestris and terebinth.
  • The fruits are esculent, but the involucres are the part chiefly used, for making necklaces and other ornaments.
  • To these crops may be added peas, beans and many herbs and esculent roots.
  • The mild climate assists the growth of esculent plants and roots; and a considerable trade is carried on with New York, principally in onions, early potatoes, tomatoes, and beetroot, together with lily bulbs, cut flowers and some arrowroot.