Sentence Examples with the word Carps

A few Siluridae have been found in Tibet, but the carps constitute the larger part of the species.

They are in fact allied to the carps or Cyprinidae and the cat-fishes or Siluridae.

The veining of a cherry petal, for example, the tessellation of a carps scales, the serration of a leafs edgeall these lines remain intact, spared by the cutters tool, while the leaf itself, or the petal, or the scales of the fish, have the threads forming them cut so as to show the velvet nap and to appear in soft, low relief.