Usage examples for intracellular

  1. In general, we may divide luminous organisms into two great classes according as the oxidizable material is burned within the cell where it is formed or is secreted to the exterior and is burned outside- intracellular and extracellular luminescence. – The Nature of Animal Light by E. Newton Harvey
  2. Digestion is, however, to a considerable extent intracellular, for the cells of the endoderm have the power of thrusting out from their surface lobular masses of their cell- substance in which minute nutritive particles are enveloped and dissolved. – Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa by Nelson Annandale
  3. Many animals with intracellular luminescence have quite complicated luminous organs. – The Nature of Animal Light by E. Newton Harvey
  4. We have here, in fact, a local intracellular parasitic disease, gradually invading large tracts of tissue and eventually inducing general disease resulting in death- a state of affairs reminding us of cancer in animals. – Disease in Plants by H. Marshall Ward
  5. The aspiration of the water from the soil is due to the intracellular osmotic pressure in the roots, which causes the sap to rise in the stem of a plant as it would in the tube of a manometer. – The Mechanism of Life by Stéphane Leduc