Sentences with 'thorns'

Example sentences and phrases with the word thorns and other words derived from it.

« Villagers protect thatched roofs from the voracity of camels by using thorns, but this is not always a guarantee: camels have often been seen swallowing acacia branches completely covered with thorns so hard they could pierce the sole of a shoe. »
« At the seaside, fishing could not be missing, and this is how thorns and vertebrae were found, although it is assumed that hunting was more important. »
« To adapt to a lack of water, plants close their stomata, thus preventing transpiration, roll up their leaves to prevent water loss or transform them into thorns, like the cactus. »

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