whorl in a sentence

Example sentences for whorl

The snail kite feeds on this species, its beak curving precisely into the snail's whorl.
The solitary, nodding flower with an unpleasant odor rises on a stalk above a whorl of three broadly ovate, diamond-shaped leaves.
One or two flowers stand in the center of the whorl of leaves.
Mosses typically have small leaves arranged in a whorl around a short stem.
Two to three flower stalks may arise from the same whorl.

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