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In consequence of the growth-movements which cause this severance, a groove-shaped depression is formed at the surface of the vesicle, the limiting furrow, which surrounds the vesicle in the shape of a pit, and a circular mound or dam (Figure 1.139 ks) is formed at the outside of this pit by the elevation of the contiguous parts of the germinal vesicle.
Before the invention of percussion caps, guns were provided with a little groove-shaped trough by the side of the powder chamber.