Sentence Examples


  • Of Kirkby, from whom he learned the rudiments of English and Latin grammar, he speaks gratefully, and doubtless truly, so far as he could trust the impressions of childhood.
  • Lubbock traced at least twenty moults in Cloeon; at about the tenth rudiments of the wingcases began to appear.
  • The eggcell or oosphere is a large cell containing a single large nucleus, and in the green plants the rudiments of plastids.
  • The wing-rudiments develop visibly outside the cuticle.
  • Young animals always unlike parents, the wing-rudiments developing beneath the larval cuticle and only appearing in a penultimate pupal instar, which takes no food and is usually passive.