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Usage examples for extrusion

  1. It seemed to Hugh that the mistake lay there; it seemed to arise from the acceptance by the Puritans of the Bible as all one book, and by the deliberate extrusion of the human element from it. – Beside Still Waters by Arthur Christopher Benson
  2. This is followed within half an hour by the extrusion of a mass of tissue- in reality the collapsed fetal sac- which in every language, so far as I know, is named the After- Birth. – The Prospective Mother A Handbook for Women During Pregnancy by J. Morris Slemons
  3. The result of this examination, both pleased and surprised me, for it left me with very good reasons for belief that I had come upon one of those extraordinary rare 'true manifestations' of the extrusion of a Force from the Outside. – Carnacki, The Ghost Finder by William Hope Hodgson
  4. Considerable trouble has been for years caused by white settlers locating aggressively on lands belonging to these Indians, no effort for their extrusion having been thus far successful. – The Indian Question (1874) by Francis A. Walker
  5. And worse, a notice to quit which meant extrusion into a world in which seats at five thousand for a Parliament would be few and far between; and fair agreements to pay a thousand a year while the privilege lasted, would be unknown! – Chippinge Borough by Stanley J. Weyman
  6. Whether, in the re- adjustment of frontiers which must follow upon the gradual extrusion of the Turk from Eastern Europe, Greece will gain from its expenditure advantages proportionate to the undoubted evils which it has involved, the future alone can decide. – History of Modern Europe 1792-1878 by C. A. Fyffe
  7. I remember indeed just afterwards finding the sequel, in especial the vast extrusion of the Micawbers, beyond my actual capacity; which took a few years to grow adequate- years in which the general contagious consciousness, and our own household response not least, breathed heavily through Hard Times, Bleak House and Little Dorrit; the seeds of acquaintance with Chuzzlewit and Dombey and Son, these coming thickly on, I had found already sown. – A Small Boy and Others by Henry James
  8. They are intimately related to certain gold- and silver- bearing veins, and all are closely associated with dikes of rhyolite, which were the feeders to the latest extrusion in the district. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  9. Somehow, for Milly, brush it over nervously as she might and with whatever simplifying hand, this abrupt extrusion of Mr. Densher altered all proportions, had an effect on all values. – The Wings of the Dove, Volume 1 of 2 by Henry James
  10. They would have the embryos and germs of one's thoughts out of the mental oviducts, and cannot wait for their spontaneous evolution and extrusion – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  11. Theories have been devised to account for this sudden extrusion of the sporidia, in Ascobolus, and a few species of Peziza, of the asci also, the most feasible one being the successive growth of the asci; contraction of the cup may also assist, as well as some other less potent causes. – Fungi: Their Nature and Uses by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke
  12. Danger, in proportionate degree, made both classes brutal and perfidious; but in America, though there were moments of sharp crisis, as in 1675 on the borders of Massachusetts, the degree was comparatively small, and through the defeat and extrusion of the Indians diminished steadily. – The Framework of Home Rule by Erskine Childers
  13. The above extrusion of permanent things affords an example of the maxim which inspires all scientific philosophising, namely " Occam's razor": Entities are not to be multiplied without necessity. – Our Knowledge of the External World as a Field for Scientific Method in Philosophy by Bertrand Russell