Sentence example with the word 'cocci'


Definition n. any spherical or nearly spherical bacteria

Last update: September 30, 2015


In the ripe fruit the carpels separate into five one-seeded portions (cocci), which break away from the central column, either rolling elastically outwards and upwards or becoming spirally twisted.   [Please select]


The leg and wing rudiments of the male coccid (pp.)   [Please select]


In the male coccid we find a late larval stage with hidden wing-rudiments, the importance of which, for comparison with the caterpillar, will be appreciated later.   [Please select]


[65] There is little doubt, however, that some species of Aphides and allied Coccidæ would be liable to extermination if not protected by their ant masters.   [Please select]

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