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Usage examples for lung

  1. Boylan had objected from the first to his manner of breathing- too much in the throat, hardly a man- sized volume of air, the breathing of one who hadn't proper lung- room; but this was an old matter. – Red Fleece by Will Levington Comfort
  2. There was no mistaking either the features or the lung- power of the new arrival. – The Chronicles of Clovis by Saki
  3. He's had the weak lung, shell- shock, and he's a friend of the owner. – O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 by Various
  4. He had been shot through the right side, near the shoulder, but not through the lung, and he was still alive. – The Trail to Yesterday by Charles Alden Seltzer
  5. His face took on an expression of anxiety and he spoke of a twinge, lightly tapping his left lung by way of emphasis. – Project Gutenberg, Dialstone Lane, by W.W. Jacobs by W.W. Jacobs
  6. " It is not necessary," said Pe- lung coldly. – Kai Lung's Golden Hours by Ernest Bramah Commentator: Hilaire Belloc
  7. I may add that this form of consumptive disease is less serious than that in which the lung- substance is involved. – The Mother's Manual of Children's Diseases by Charles West, M.D.
  8. I feel sure that the sword has missed the lung. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty
  9. It got your lung, I'm afraid. – The Rustlers of Pecos County by Zane Grey
  10. For six weeks Don Mariano was confined to his bed with a severe attack of pneumonia, followed by a lung fever, which clung to him for many days. – The Squatter and the Don by C. Loyal
  11. By this act he cut Saladin in two, and drove such a wedge into the body of his empire as might leave either lung of it at his mercy. – The Life and Death of Richard Yea-and-Nay by Maurice Hewlett
  12. Lung complications kept me ill for a whole month, confined to the house and unable to do anything. – Letters of Anton Chekhov by Anton Chekhov Translated by Constance Garnett
  13. " Though," pursued Purdy, " he will be an invalid for months to come, the right lung- as I pointed out to my colleague, Prothero- a man of very excellent sense, by the way-" At this juncture, at a sign from Prothero, Purdy left us with a bow. – The Honourable Mr. Tawnish by Jeffery Farnol
  14. It is like destroying one lung and half of the other, and then expect a man to be in vigorous health. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  15. It is perhaps on account of the general elevation that it is recommended by physicians as a good health resort for all who are troubled with lung complaints. – Do and Dare A Brave Boy's Fight for Fortune by Horatio Alger, Jr.
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