Thesaurus / nettle

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On reaching about the same position as to the Nettle, she repeated the experiment with her second torpedo.

Shift the cloth every day, till it is proper; then wrap the cheese up to ripen in nettle or vine leaves.

Linden and nettle are also included in the European lists of the food plants of this species.

Cœ len te ra' ta, rather simple, sac-like animals with nettle cells in the body walls.

She was a nettle in which the rustle of the cassock was visible.

Les MisrablesVictor Hugo

He wormed his way between the bricks, and tumbled head over heels into the nettle bed below the wall.

Lives of the Fur FolkM. D. Haviland

It annoyed her that the funny creature was obstinate about this point, and she tried to nettle his vanity.

In those days gold shall be squeezed from the lily and the nettle, and silver shall flow from the hoofs of bellowing cattle.

We speak of the Nettle as a weed, and do not usually admire it; yet the Nettle has a flower, as we shall see.

Wildflowers of the FarmArthur Owens Cooke

The eggs are laid in April or May in batches on the upper part of nettle plants and under the young leaves.

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