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synonyms for stylet

  • bayonet
  • blade
  • sword
  • bodkin
  • cutlass
  • dirk
  • poniard
  • stiletto
  • switchblade
  • anlace
  • sidearm
  • skean
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How to use stylet in a sentence

To locate a suitable place to penetrate her host, the female mosquito vibrates her stylets, a bit like starting up a drill.
EVOLUTION MADE MOSQUITOS INTO STEALTHY, SENSITIVE VAMPIRESERICA MCALISTEROCTOBER 15, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
It’s on the end of this stylet that receptors AsOr8 and AaOr49 are located.
EVOLUTION MADE MOSQUITOS INTO STEALTHY, SENSITIVE VAMPIRESERICA MCALISTEROCTOBER 15, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
We then let the shutter fall, when the little stylet will inscribe a certain number of vibrations.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 430, MARCH 29, 1884VARIOUS
Leaves abruptly pinnate, the place of the odd leaflet taken by a stylet.
THE MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE PHILIPPINEST. H. PARDO DE TAVERA
Leaves opposite, abruptly pinnate with a stylet in place of the odd leaflet.
THE MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE PHILIPPINEST. H. PARDO DE TAVERA
Leaves 1½–2° long, opposite, abruptly pinnate, a thick stylet taking the place of the odd leaflet.
THE MEDICINAL PLANTS OF THE PHILIPPINEST. H. PARDO DE TAVERA
It contained three instruments all of silver, a cyathiscomele, a grooved director, and a plain double-ended stylet.
SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS IN GREEK AND ROMAN TIMESJOHN STEWART MILNE
Two occupy the median line, and unite like a single stylet; these are nearly straight, and a little longer than the others.
ANIMAL PARASITES AND MESSMATESP. J. VAN BENEDEN
The young ones are provided with a perforating stylet, and penetrate into the bodies of small aquatic crustaceans, called cyclops.
ANIMAL PARASITES AND MESSMATESP. J. VAN BENEDEN
The male palpal organs show a very long stylet curved over two times around the bulb.
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WORDS RELATED TO STYLET

  • anlace
  • bayonet
  • blade
  • bodkin
  • cutlass
  • dirk
  • poniard
  • sidearm
  • skean
  • stiletto
  • stylet
  • switchblade
  • sword
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