Sentence Examples with the word swim

The hydroid Dicoryne 'is re- ' markable for the possession of gonophores, which are ciliate and become detached and swim away by means of their cilia.

Whatever the case, a refreshing swim sounded more inviting than the movies.

The only things missing were the swim suit and baseball cap.

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In winter, for example, when the northern monsoon begins to blow, numbers of denizens of the Sea of Okhotsk swim southward to the more genial waters of north Japan; and in summer the Indian Ocean and the Malayan archipelago send to her southern coasts a crowd of emigrants which turn homeward again at the approach of winter.

With that, he all of a sudden seemed somehow, in some queer fashion, to swim off into the air.

Once a little fish swam too near the surface, and the kitten grabbed it in her mouth and ate it up as quick as a wink; but Dorothy cautioned her to be careful what she ate in this valley of enchantments, and no more fishes were careless enough to swim within reach.

Flocks of lupa and other species swim in the wake of the tropical fishes which move towards Japan at certain seasons.

Most free rotifers swim by the corona, aided by the ciliated auricles when present.

Active and graceful in their movements, their pace is either a kind of trot or a series of springs following one another so rapidly as to look like a gallop. They take readily to water, in which they swim well.

The hated whale has the round watery world to swim in, as the small gold-fish has its glassy globe.