Sentence Examples


  • Domestic and wild fowl are generally abundant.
  • The guinea-fowl likes to hide her nest in out-of-the-way places, and it was one of my greatest delights to hunt for the eggs in the long grass.
  • "I wish to get a fowl for to-morrow's dinner," he said.
  • Then, it is true, two lateral points of ossification appear at the margin, but subsequently the remaining three are developed, and when once formed they grow with much greater rapidity than in the fowl, so that by the time the young duck is quite independent of its parents, and can shift for itself, the whole sternum is completely bony.
  • The fowl possesses all five ossifications at birth, and for a long while the middle piece forming the keel is by far the largest.