Dog-tooth in a sentence

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Dog-tooth' is just about as ugly as 'adder's tongue'!
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Mrs. Bung was replaced by "Massive Columns," Miss Bung by "Round Arches," Master Bung by "Dog-tooth Mouldings," each one with its picture.
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During this most sour weather of the year, the anemone blossoms; and, almost immediately after, the fairy pencil, the spring beauty, the dog-tooth violet, and the true violet.
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The dark-spotted leaves of the dog-tooth violet begin to show.
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That oak roof, carved in rich tracery, resting for ages on arcades of dog-tooth Norman and graceful Early English work, had echoed back the songs of praise and prayer that rose Sunday after Sunday from the lips of successive generations of simple country folk at matins and at evensong, before the strains of the Angelus had been hushed for ever by the Reformation.
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The principals of the chancel roof are ornamented with deeply cut dog-tooth pattern.
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At the east end of the north aisle is the vestry, the doorway leading to it having a richly carved arch, supported by twin pilasters, with carved capitals; the porch doorway has also a richly carved arch, with dog-tooth moulding, and clusters of pillars below.
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The Pulpit, on the south of the lofty chancel arch, is of stone, having 5 panels with dog-tooth borders, illuminated in gold and various colours; and having, within central circles, figures of SS.
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It is supported by 8 carved pilasters at the angles, with a central one; rising from these are narrow arches with dog-tooth moulding.
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The modern doorway arch, externally, has a dog-tooth moulding, with floriated finials.
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The arcade of the north aisle is of three bays, being part of the old church, in Early English style, with plain arches, supported on one octagonal pier and one shafted pier, with dog-tooth ornament, the former having foliage on the capital.
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We went up to Waverley and found bloodroot up, spice bush out, violets, dog-tooths and anemones, also caltha.
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Examples of Dog-tooth

Example #1
The botanists were in bad humor when they christened the poor little thing!
Example #2
Dorothy went into ecstasies over the discovery of two roots of white violets, but there seemed to be no others, though they all sought diligently for the fragrant blossoms among the leaves.
Example #3
No. 3 "Pointed Arches," No. 4 "Lancet Windows," each one again with its picture, and so on through the later styles.
Example #4
The same holds good with regard to the other families, those of Mr. Bun the Baker, Mr. Pots the Painter, and their friends, and we can only hope that these families make up in moral worth for their painful lack of physical attractions.
Example #5
In clouds and fog, and rain and snow, and all discouragement, Nature pushes on her forces with progressive haste and rapidity.
Example #6
And with reason: he trusts his eyes, and not his instinct.