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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of evert.


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  • It clearly shows in the slug in the back the separate locations of the genital opening from which the penis is everted and the pneumostome, the large hole to the right of it.

    Linnaeus's folly

  • Below is one of Adam's drawing showing 2 mating slugs with their everted penises and the bell-shaped structure at their tips.

    Limax maximus

  • While they were rolling down the trunk, one slug had already everted its penis and the tip of the other slug's penis was visible.

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • Soon, their penises were fully everted and intertwined.

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • At copulation the cirrus of the male is everted into the vaginal opening of the proglottid of an adjacent worm.


  • The wound then must necessarily become discolored and its lips everted, the discharge will be ichorous and without pus, and the bones, which should not have got into a state of necrosis, exfoliate; and the wound gets into a throbbing and inflamed condition.

    On Fractures

  • Similarly, both Gaza sites included globular pots with straight and slightly everted necks, comb-stamping, and graphite coloring.

    Where Women Make History: Gendered Tellings of Community and Change in Magude, Mozambique

  • The everted organs apparently intertwine and exchange spermatophores.

    Archive 2007-08-01

  • When I took this photograph, one pair had separated, but one snail (on the left) still had its penis everted (white arrow).


  • The white organs visible between the 2 slugs in the picture below are probably their everted atria.

    Archive 2007-08-01


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