Quotes of nutrient

  1. Nitrogen fertilizer is used on all crops produced in this country, but it is a key plant nutrient to produce corn a critical crop to Illinois farmers. – John Shimkus

Usage examples for nutrient

  1. As to the mode of administration of the baths in cases of the class under consideration, the use of both currents is requisite; the galvanic as a nutrient the faradic as an excito- motor agent. – The Electric Bath by George M. Schweig
  2. This double purpose is accomplished through the agency of an internal nutrient fluid, a portion of which has already been referred to as the lymph. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  3. Milk is, in fact, a nutrient and a sedative at once. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  4. If a food is lacking in one or more of the foodstuffs, it should be combined with a food that supplies the missing nutrient – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  5. Hence the larger animals have fewer young than the smaller, for by them the consumption of nutrient material will be larger and the secretion less. – Fathers of Biology by Charles McRae
  6. The visible cause was that a special nutrient which, being costly, we stocked in small quantities, ran short, and the fresh supply reached the nursery just too late. – Lotus Buds by Amy Carmichael
  7. It is interesting to note how much thicker the callus lips are at the sides of the wound than above and below, owing to differences in the distribution of the nutrient materials. – Disease in Plants by H. Marshall Ward
  8. The breeding cow, on the other hand, is subjected to all the disturbances attendant on the gradual enlargement of the womb, the diversion of a large mass of blood to its walls, the constant drain of nutrient materials of all kinds for the nourishment of the fetus, the risks attendant and consequent on abortion and parturition, the dangers of infection from the bull, the risks of sympathetic disturbance in case of serious diseases of other organs, but preeminently of the urinary organs and the udder, and finally the sudden extreme derangements of the circulation and of the nervous functions which attend on the sudden revulsion of a great mass of blood from the walls of the contracting womb into the body at large immediately after calving. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  9. If the food is nutrient rich, the body has a chance to extract more vitamins, more minerals, more amino acids. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  10. The cells, however, rapidly exhaust the nutrient fluid. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  11. In all the fluids of the body, water acts as a solvent, and by this means alone the circulation of nutrient material is possible. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  12. The nutrient must be in a condition to be absorbed. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  13. Then they uncrated the lead- leaf- lined bags filled with stolen geese and emptied them into the nutrient fluid. – Rastignac the Devil by Philip José Farmer
  14. By combining foods of decided flavor with those of less pronounced taste and those rich in one foodstuff with those abounding in another nutrient combinations that are both pleasing and varied in flavor may be secured. – School and Home Cooking by Carlotta C. Greer
  15. It must indeed be well nourished, and therefore the blood sent to it must be highly nutrient capable of supplying oxygen freely. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  16. Another point to be noticed is, that the nutrient fluid is universally distributed through the body, but each secretion has its separate organ.... – Fathers of Biology by Charles McRae