Sentence Examples


  • The cones do not ripen till the second year.
  • The first flowers usually appear in June, and the bolls ripen from early in August.
  • A number of ova ripen simultaneously.
  • Lift onions, and lay them out to ripen on a dry border or gravel-walk.
  • He states that the germ is never to be seen in the seed till the apices (anthers) shed their dust; and that if the stamina be cut out before the apices open, the seed will either not ripen, or be barren if it ripens.