Sentence Examples


  • Narrower at the top and surmounted by a spike it distinguishes the Assyrian kings.
  • Two diverse views of the morphology of the fertile spike in these plants have been entertained.
  • The relief of the Ara Pacis already referred to) consisted in such a cap (galerus) with an apex, or spike, of olive wood inserted in the crown.
  • The mass of styles from the whole spike is pendulous from the summit of the sheaths, as in fig.
  • Spikelets falling singly from the unjointed rachis of the spike or the ultimate branches of the panicle.