Usage examples for connective

  1. If the wound is seen soon after it is inflicted, examination with a lens may disclose irregularities of the margins, or little bridges of connective tissue or vessels running across the wound, and so be inconsistent with its production by a cutting instrument. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  2. 105. A connective is lacking to make the syntax sound: the subject of tells must be he. – Minor Poems by Milton by John Milton
  3. There was an enormous thickening of connective tissues in the heel. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  4. Besides, in three passages just quoted, the word yours is joined by a connective to a name in the same case; 'To ensure yours and their immortality. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown
  5. No treatment was adopted, and the horse was destroyed on January 6. 'On dissecting the leg, the following appearances presented themselves: 'The limb was very much enlarged, due to thickening of the connective tissue, the skin being removed only with difficulty. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  6. The outer margin is muscular, but the central portion consists of a strong sheet of connective tissue. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  7. The heating of the connective tissue should continue, until it is shriveled in appearance and no fat can be pressed out from it with a fork. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  8. The consistency of the tumor varies in different situations according to the quantity of fibrous or connective tissue present. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  9. The Questions of the Bible, Arranged in the Order of the Books of Scripture, with Connective Readings and Tables. – Our Journey to the Hebrides by Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  10. Here where is used as a connective and also as a modifier of stayed. – Composition-Rhetoric by Stratton D. Brooks
  11. Tough meat is better, because it shows the connective tissue more plainly. – Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Management by Ministry of Education
  12. Those in whom tremor develops early often seem to be better protected against rupture of cerebral arteries, as if the growth of connective tissue was a conservative process here also. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  13. With the aid of my scissors I got two columns of matter ready, consisting mainly of quotations hastily clipped from the book, with a connective tissue of comment, and with an introductory paragraph or two giving the first news of the publication of an important and very ambitious dramatic poem by Tennyson. – Recollections of a Varied Life by George Cary Eggleston
  14. The structural tissues are composed of the tissues of special function and simple connective tissues. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  15. The following varieties are usually described: I. Connective Tissues Proper: 1. White Fibrous Tissue. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  16. Repetition of Connective with a Gain in Clearness 37. Connectives that accompany a parallel series should be repeated when clearness requires. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones
  17. Behind the photogenic cells is a mass of connective tissues through which enters the nerve, for the light of these organs is under the control of the animal and may be flashed " at will." – The Nature of Animal Light by E. Newton Harvey
  18. He realised objectively and vividly that out of an apparently simple and homogeneous stage of development, there is developed by division of labour and other processes, a wondrous complexity of nervous, muscular, glandular, skeletal, and connective tissues or organs, as the case may be. – Herbert Spencer by J. Arthur Thomson
  19. The connective tissue of her life gave her the same sensation, perhaps even more strongly. – The Real Adventure by Henry Kitchell Webster
  20. The connective tissue, which is everywhere abundant, serves the general purpose of connecting the different parts together. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.