The veil is often wanting, but when present is fibrous and fugacious.
Petals 5, fugacious (lasting but a day), much larger than the calyx.
Petals 5, rarely 6, inserted on the calyx with the 7–20 stamens, fugacious.
Honours and dignities are tranſient, beauty and riches frail and fugacious, to a proverb.
Honours and dignities are transient, beauty and riches frail and fugacious, to a proverb.
Diffusible stimulants are general stimulants the effects of which are rapid but fugacious, as ether or alcohol.
Their happy day, however, is soon over; their fugacious petals shrivel in three or four days.
Nobody, it appeared, was alert enough to espy that fugacious shadow on the fire-ladder.
Hymenophore continuous with the stem, veil woven into a fugacious web, which adheres to the margin of the pileus.
As this is fugacious, the points are generally dipped afresh when wanted.