Example sentences for: patchy

How can you use “patchy” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Several orthologous groups show a patchy phyletic pattern: for example the orthologous group SCP1.

  • This patchy phyletic distribution across kingdoms is suggestive of multiple gene transfer events that have apparently led to the wide dissemination of these proteins in bacteria and eukaryotes.

  • Surprisingly, the staining was patchy, suggesting additional factors may be required for AKT activation.

  • A dress in any bright single color tends to be great; two colors in several patchy sections tends to be dreadful, especially when mixed with patches of bare skin.

  • TOM20/40 signals are patchy, concentrated in certain areas of the vacuolar boundary (large arrows).

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