Sentence Examples with the word missing

With the aid of these instances of paired caeca, coupled with the frequent existence of a rudiment of its missing fellow when only one is functional, the author has been enabled to demonstrate conclusively that these double organs in birds correspond in relations with their normally single representative in mammals.

People don't just turn up missing without causing a search.

The top half, which might have identified the date and the store was missing as if the slip had been torn in two.

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The category Austria-Hungary should be fairly well complete, although it's likely there are places missing that aren't in any category.

She'd located two promising missing children cases from the past forty-eight hours.

It does not appear Rudman is responsible for Amy Lou Lewis, who remains missing from her Cranston, Rhode Island home since last week.

When, as is the case among nearly all existing mammals with the exception of the members of the genera Sus (pigs), Gymnura (ratshrew), Talpa (moles) and Myogale (desmans) the number of teeth is reduced below the typical forty-four, it appears to be an almost universal rule that if one of the incisors is missing it is the second, or middle one, while the premolars commence to disappear from the front end of the series and the molars from the hinder end.

The woman in his arms ducked her head again and closed her eyes, missing the flash of darkness that crossed his mind and face.

Our success with missing persons continued to grow.

So large a proportion of the trees still belongs to the flora of North America that one is apt to overlook the fact that among the more specialized plants some of the largest American orders, such as the Compositae, are still missing from strata belonging to the Cretaceous period.