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Origin of pistil
Words nearby pistil
Example sentences from the Web for pistil
When what does my gentleman do but whips out an 'oss pistil as long as my harm, and shoots my left 'and neighbor dead!
Thar was a young man named Jeames Hambrick along and another young feller, he got to fooling with his pistil, and he shot Jeames.
The single pistil is many times enlarged in the monstrous blossom—in one instance two thirds of an inch in diameter for the ovary.
Within the circle above mentioned there was a second pistil, tipped like the original with petal-like lobes instead of a stigma.
In many flowers the pistil is entirely wanting, and the plant is perhaps diœcious.