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Usage examples for epithelial

  1. The fetal and maternal placentas are made up of vascular villi and depressions that are separated only by the thin walls of capillaries, and a layer of epithelial cells. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  2. The mucous membrane lining the mouth is, soft and smooth, being covered with flat epithelial cells. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  3. Cancers are tumors of epithelial tissues and are malignant. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  4. In reconstructing the nose it is necessary to provide skin, a supporting structure in the form of cartilage or bone, and an epithelial lining. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  5. The epithelial structures may be divided, as to their functions, into two main divisions. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  6. Nor can any difference be discerned between the bioplasm matter of the lowest, simplest, epithelial scale of man's organism and that from which the nerve cells of his brain are to be evolved. – Natural Law in the Spiritual World by Henry Drummond
  7. All the cells of a living organism are extremely sensitive to slight differences of osmotic pressure- the cells of epithelial tissue and of the nervous system as well as the blood cells. – The Mechanism of Life by Stéphane Leduc
  8. The cell growth in question is effected in the ovaries; the final stage of the process, the rupture of the containing cell or ovisac, and escape of the ovule, is attended by a concentration of nervous activity in the ganglionic masses sending nerves to those organs- analogous to that which occurs in the solar plexus at periods of digestion; the fall of the ovule is itself analogous to the shedding of epithelial cells in the gastric follicles; the afflux of blood to the utero- ovarian veins, analogous to the periodical congestion of the gastro- splenic vascular apparatus. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  9. These are similar in structure, and they form the epidermis, which is one kind of epithelial tissue. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  10. Strange- strange- that from the momentary contact of lip with lip, an infinitesimal surface of epithelial tissue, there an be called up from the deeps of the soul emotions strange as deep; emotions vague and thrilling; emotions to the which to give utterance those lips are themselves all powerless. – Hints for Lovers by Arnold Haultain
  11. 7. Layer of epithelial cells. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  12. Such a simple tissue is called an epithelium or surface- limiting tissue, and the cells are known as epithelial cells. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  13. Numerous degenerated epithelial cells are found in the fluid. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  14. It follows, therefore, that the hair follicles, really depressions or cul- de- sacs of the skin itself, are lined by epithelial cells and connective tissue. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  15. The mucous membrane lining the pharynx is smooth, like that of the mouth, being covered with a layer of flat epithelial cells. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.