subtend in a sentence

Example sentences for subtend

The inflorescence is enclosed by a spathe of one or two scale leaves which subtend the first two flowers.
The two monsters, nevertheless being exactly the same size in the drawing, subtend the same visual angle at the eye.
One or more series of bracts that subtend a flower or inflorescence.
The flowers consist of four bracts which subtend the small head of yellow flowers.
Rosettes of oblong leaves with pointed tips subtend tufted evening-primrose's flower stalks.
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