Usage examples for clot

  1. " If there is a clot there, nature is probably better at removing it than we are. – Love Stories by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. The result of air coming into contact with the circulating blood of a human being is the formation of a blood- clot, and death is instantaneous the instant the clot reaches either the brain or the heart! – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  3. There is the clot to be absorbed, too. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  4. In some cases it may be necessary to operate to remove a piece of bone that is pressing on the brain or to remove a clot of blood under the area which received the blow. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  5. It was rich yellow dust of the fertile soil, which never seems to cake or clot. – Erema My Father's Sin by R. D. Blackmore
  6. It was only then that they saw a clot of blood on his arm, this was a third wound. – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  7. The man who treats his fellow as a mere mean for the supply of his wants, and not as a human being with whom he has to do, is an obstructing clot in the human circulation. – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  8. " No sense letting another clot form just as soon as Pheola breaks up this one," Swartz said. – The Right Time by Walter Bupp
  9. Some hairs, and a clot of blood, which were discovered on an enormous block, seemed to explain the riddle. – The Clique of Gold by Emile Gaboriau
  10. It was necessary to stop several times to give me the opportunity to remove the clot of blood from the opening to the wound. – Lincoln's Last Hours by Charles A. Leale
  11. My brain may go- a little clot of blood no bigger than a pin's head, and the greatest brain on earth is so much pulp! – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  12. Take it off in half an hour, and a little clot will be seen in the watery serum. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  13. A small clot of blood had congealed on his temple and this was enough to show Juve the cause of his death. – A Royal Prisoner by Pierre Souvestre Marcel Allain
  14. The liquid would appear like water, and the clot would appear as a solid mass sticking to the paper. – The Red Thumb Mark by R. Austin Freeman
  15. Finally, paralysis of the cranial nerves may result from pressure of blood- clot, or from the nerves being torn without the skull being fractured. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  16. He drew her tighter, while a great clot of emotion set fire to his brain. – Pursuit by Lester del Rey
  17. As for her- what a great clot she is of womanly health, beauty and benignity! – Notes of a Son and Brother by Henry James
  18. This form is approximately retained even after the water has evaporated by drying, the passage from the liquid state of solution to the solid state being effected through a series of intermediary states, such as a clot, coagulum, or jelly. – The Mechanism of Life by Stéphane Leduc
  19. One was entirely blank, on two others the mist was formed into a kind of clot of light, but no figure was visible, the fifth had a portrait of an unknown man, and on the sixth, when it came to be developed, there was the same portrait of Cecil Rhodes that had appeared on the first, but without the white drapery round the head. – The Best Psychic Stories by Various