Usage examples for cellular

  1. Its tufted head was used for garlands; its woody root for various purposes; its tough rind for ropes, shoes, and similar articles- the basket of Moses, for instance; and its cellular pith for a surface to write on. – The Booklover and His Books by Harry Lyman Koopman
  2. They come from the fatty substance and the cellular membranes. – The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles by Jean Henri Fabre
  3. The fragments are more or less cellular, according to the degree to which they were distended with steam when in a molten state, and even in the finest dust one may see the glass or the crystals of lava from which it was derived. – The Elements of Geology by William Harmon Norton
  4. When a number of cells are thus united to constitute a single living being, the various functions of life are divided among different cellular groups. – The Mechanism of Life by Stéphane Leduc
  5. The first cardinal fact is that all protophytes are cellular- all show us this contrast between outside and inside. – Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I by Herbert Spencer
  6. Thours says, the cellular tissue contains a substance similar to sage. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  7. Our brain units are much similar to your own latest developments in positronics, but we have had to resort to organic cellular structure in order to achieve the mobility which Mr. Collins admired last Friday." – Backlash by Winston Marks
  8. The portion of the muscle which arises from the cervical ligament and the seventh cervical vertebra is often separated from the lower portion by a cellular interspace. – Artistic Anatomy of Animals by Édouard Cuyer
  9. They had got down a little more than a foot, when a large tuber, twice the size of the ordinary turnip, was discovered; and the rind being removed, we found it to consist of a mass of cellular tissue, filled with fluid like the root I have mentioned. – In the Wilds of Africa by W.H.G. Kingston
  10. Unless one kept moving, decomposition of the blood set in, essential salts within the body were dissolved and cellular activity ceased. – One Purple Hope! by Henry Hasse
  11. He published, when not yet thirty, the story of his comparative investigation of the cellular constitution of plants and animals, and there is very little that can be added, even in our day, to make its scientific demonstration any clearer than it was. – Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh
  12. The cellular system puts an effective stop to any thing like active hostility to religion; but it is a mistake to argue from this that the criminal is addicted to the exercise of religious sentiments. – Crime and Its Causes by William Douglas Morrison
  13. They dip like the tiniest fingers into the chyle, and the minute particles of fat pass through their cellular covering and gain entrance to the lacteals. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  14. " The organization of the whole is dominated by the necessities of cellular life," as Dareste says. – The Task of Social Hygiene by Havelock Ellis
  15. The cellular and fluid portions of the blood are not always destructive to disease- producing organisms. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  16. The infection usually begins in one of the lymph glands that occupy this space, and rapidly ends in suppuration, which spreads to the surrounding cellular tissue. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  17. The treatment consists in making one or more incisions into the cellular tissue for the purpose of removing the pus and establishing drainage. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  18. It consists of a coarsely cellular mass of iron, the cavities being filled with mineral substances. – The Story of the Heavens by Robert Stawell Ball
  19. Turnips are an exception to the rule, a thick layer of cellular material covers them. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer