Usage examples for localization

  1. Some plants owe their therapeutic importance to their wood, others to their leaves or flowers, and regarding the localization of the active principle in these parts we have nothing especial to indicate. – The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines by T. H. Pardo de Tavera
  2. With regard to cavities in the lungs, Auenbrugger was able not only to demonstrate their presence and to show by autopsy records that his localization and determination of their approximate form and size were correct, but he also understood the method of their formation and explains the reasons for certain varieties of cavities that occur. – Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh
  3. I want to make this sequence clear to the student before proceeding further: 1. Localization of the Spirit in specific areas of Creative Activity. – The Law and the Word by Thomas Troward
  4. The various stages observed in the progress of the disease are plainly connected with the different phases of the worm's development- the initial localization in the intestines, the invasion of the muscles, and the final encystment. – Food Poisoning by Edwin Oakes Jordan
  5. The rise of the factory system; the concentration and localization of industry; increased division of labor and specialization of industrial processes. – Manhood of Humanity. by Alfred Korzybski
  6. As at present we incline toward scattered localization, functional rather than properly anatomical, and as we often understand by " center" the synergic action of several centers differently grouped according to the individual case, our question becomes equivalent to: " Are there certain portions of the brain having an exclusive or preponderating part in the working of the creative imagination?" – Essay on the Creative Imagination by Th. Ribot
  7. If there is a definite localization of pain, it is almost surely not neurotic, but organic. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  8. As the localization of marine plants and animals, is in a considerable degree determined by the natures of the rocks and their detritus, it follows that each part of this coast will have its more or less distinct Flora and Fauna. – Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I by Herbert Spencer
  9. Now just because this basis is generic and common to the whole genus that is built upon it, it is not specific, but it acquires localization through Form; the form being that of the class to which it belongs, thus producing the individual of that class, whether a cat or a cabbage. – The Law and the Word by Thomas Troward
  10. By a moderation of the clauses relating directly or indirectly to coal, and by the exchange of iron- ore, we permit the continuance of Germany's industrial life, and put limits on the loss of productivity which would be brought about otherwise by the interference of political frontiers with the natural localization of the iron and steel industry. – The Economic Consequences of the Peace by John Maynard Keynes
  11. We have seen that sensations are not in the brain, and their localization means only the determination of their concomitant physical phenomena, of the corresponding brain- change. – An Introduction to Philosophy by George Stuart Fullerton
  12. The greatest result of all is just the discovery that there is such a thing as localization in the nervous system of the different mental functions of sensation and movement. – The Story of the Mind by James Mark Baldwin
  13. The motor localization seems to be the most perfect. – The Mind and Its Education by George Herbert Betts
  14. A map showing the distribution of cotton spindles in 1839 indicates a good representation for all the Southern States, except Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas and Florida, as to mills of small size, but the localization both as to plants and spindles in New England is marked. – The Rise of Cotton Mills in the South by Broadus Mitchell
  15. 2. The sense of touch gives rise to the idea of " outness," in the sense of localization. – Critiques and Addresses by Thomas Henry Huxley
  16. When the Hagen story was connected with the Burgundians and Hagen became either their brother or their vassal, his home was transferred to Worms and Siegfried was located at Xanten, as he had no especial localization. – The Nibelungenlied by Unknown
  17. It is perfectly obvious, therefore, that the localization of the pain at the surface of the body is an act of the mind. – Critiques and Addresses by Thomas Henry Huxley