caudal appendage

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  • Even man has a caudal appendage at an early stage of his existence. Cited from Plain Facts for Old and Young, by John Harvey Kellogg
  • His body is long, even without the portion of it which belongs to his caudal appendage. Cited from Across India, by Oliver Optic
  • Of course there might have been more than a tremor if the caudal appendage had been at liberty instead of being sat upon. Cited from The Hot Swamp, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • So they got more tail and spliced it on to his caudal appendage. Cited from Lincoln's Yarns and Stories, Alexander McClure
  • Fromentel described a fresh-water form of this genus with a caudal appendage. Cited from Marine Protozoa from Woods Hole, by Gary N. Galkins
  • For the first time I appreciated why a fox has such a light, long, fluffy caudal appendage. Cited from Hunting with the Bow and Arrow, by Saxton Pope
  • She is also provided with a caudal appendage that ends in a patent fly-brush. Cited from Brann The Iconoclast, William Cowper Brann
  • That is to say a larger number of individuals are born without any caudal appendage or only a stump of a tail than in any other variety of dogs. Cited from Dogs and All About Them, by Robert Leighton
  • As a consequence, a caudal appendage with two broken joints was one of his distinguishing features. Cited from Concerning Cats, by Helen M. Winslow
  • Caudal appendages are present, growing longer with age, up to 20 segments in large specimens.
  • This beast had but a short caudal appendage, and all its terrors lay in its jaws and in its wings. Cited from Manuscript in a Copper Cylinder,James De Mille
  • Stand still, with a nip like crocodile's grip On one's caudal appendage? Cited from Punch, Vol. 100, April 4, 1891, ed. by Sir Francis Burnand
  • They insist that man was originally created with a kind of Darwinian tail, and that in the process of evolution this caudal appendage was removed and created into woman. Cited from Modern Eloquence: Vol III, After-Dinner Speeches P-Z, by Various
  • The idle moments afforded him an opportunity to evolve a more satisfactory scheme for attaching his stolen caudal appendage. Cited from Tarzan the Terrible,Edgar R. Burroughs
  • Species included all have a calcareous basis, carinate imbricating plates, and with long multi-segmented caudal appendage.
  • While alive, the filamentous tail is in constant action in a manner strongly resembling the movements of the caudal appendage of a tadpole. Cited from Plain Facts for Old and Young, by John Harvey Kellogg
  • So animals deficient in caudal appendages are to be avoided, as they are witches in disguise. Cited from The Book of Were-Wolves, by Sabine Baring-Gould
  • Another feature identified with Malpuech syndrome is a caudal appendage.
  • Like our five fingers, our ear-bones, our rudimentary caudal appendage, or our other 'vestigial' peculiarities, they may remain as indelible tokens of events in our race-history. Cited from Pragmatism, by William James
  • To these representatives of the monkey tribe nature has not been content to give four hands -- she has shown herself more generous, and added a fifth, for the extremity of their caudal appendage possesses a perfect power of prehension. Cited from Eight Hundred Leagues on the Amazon, J. Verne
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