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Words nearby midrib
Example sentences from the Web for midribs
The midribs of the leaves, powerful but resilient, held aloft in generous arches the broad planes of translucent green substance.The Sea and the Jungle|H. M. Tomlinson
The orifice is oval, and is more or less plainly indented by six angular points,the worn-down summits of the six midribs.
The membranous basis is supported by the basal edges of the six midribs, and is thus rendered convex.
The eggs are then layed along the midribs of the leaves and hatch in about fifteen days.Apple Growing|M. C. Burritt
The leaves are large, with the midribs and veins red; and the branches and pedicels are also of a dark reddish purple.Botany for Ladies|Jane Loudon