Sentence Examples with the word Syringes

The genus Hevea was formerly called Siphonia, and the tree named Pao de Xerringa by the Portuguese, from the use by the Omaqua Indians of squirts or syringes made from a piece of pipe inserted in a hollow flask-shaped ball of rubber.

The farm of the future is not in a laboratory, staffed by robots with syringes injecting who-knows-what hormone into a turnip.