Sentence Examples


  • Opposite some of these leaves springs a tendril, by aid of which the plant climbs.
  • Each podium consists of a portion of the stem bearing one or more leaves, each with an axillary bud or buds, and terminating in a tendril or an inflorescence.
  • This new podium, now in a direct line with its predecessor, produces leaves and ends in its turn in a tendril or inflorescence.
  • Labrusca there is a tendril opposite to each leaf, so that the podium bears only a single leaf.
  • When a sensitive tendril comes into contact with a foreign body, its growth becomes so modified that it twines round it.