Sentence Examples with the word leach

There, as above explained, Leach began the subdivision of Muller's too comprehensive genus, the result being that Lynceus belongs to the Phyllopoda, and Chydorus (Leach, 1816) properly gives its name to the present family, in which the doubly convoluted intestine is so remarkable.

Our dog spotted a rabbit crossing his driveway and lurched forward to give chase, tangling me in his leach as I answered.

Muller in 1776 and 1781, and first restricted by Leach in 1816 in the Encyclopaedia Britannica (art.