Sentence Examples with the word envelope

He began perusing a fat envelope of Midwest travel information secured for his July Iowa bike tour.

The fruits, which are among the largest known, take ten years to ripen; they have a fleshy and fibrous envelope surrounding a hard nut-like portion which is generally two-lobed, suggesting a large double coco-nut.

The envelope is double, consisting of an external chitinous stratified shell, and an internal thin elastic membrane.

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Denisov, frowning, took the envelope and opened it.

It is the envelope of circles described on the central radii of an ellipse as diameters.

It is among them so important whilst the Record in all its details is so far beyond the receptive capacity of the brain, that selection and guidance are employed by the elders in order to enable the younger generation to benefit to the utmost by the absorption (so to speak) in the limited span of a lifetime of the most valuable influences to be acquired from this prodigious envelope of Recorded Experience.

He pulled photos from the envelope as he spoke.

Smiling, he shoved them back in the envelope and handed it to Carmen.

There is considerable difficulty in removing mounted specimens of algae from paper, and therefore a small portion preserved on mica should accompany each specimen, enclosed for safety in a small envelope fastened at one corner of the sheet of paper.

It may be remarked that since this line joins homologous points of two similar rows it will envelope a parabola.