Sentence Examples


  • 7 Vestiges of the Molten Globe (London, 1875).
  • There is no renal portal system, excepting unimportant vestiges of such a system in the head kidneys.
  • In many beetles the hindwings are reduced to mere vestiges useless for flight, or are altogether absent, and in such cases the two elytra are often fused together at the suture; thus organs originally intended for flight have been transformed into an armour-like covering for the beetle's hind-body.
  • - lv.) found vestiges of a keel in a young rhea, and apteria in the embryonic ostrich, and she concluded that they were descendants of birds which originally possessed the power of flight.
  • No vestiges of limbs.