Usage examples for physiology

  1. If you study physiology and note the arrangement of the internal organs, you will very easily see that when the body is compressed in a sitting attitude there must be a hindrance to full and deep breathing. – What a Young Woman Ought to Know by Mary Wood-Allen
  2. In the same year as his Chouans appeared his Physiology of Marriage, a book of satire and caricature having a distinct stamp of his maturer manner. – Balzac by Frederick Lawton
  3. Frankfort, Kentucky, 11 Dec 1814. He graduated M. D. at Louisville University, 1842, and has been the teacher of physiology at several colleges. – A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
  4. The anatomy and physiology of the human brain reveal the fact that for every voluntary faculty, capacity, and power of body, mind, and soul which we wish to develop, we have to create new cells and centers in the brain. – Nature Cure by Henry Lindlahr
  5. Professor of Physiology, of Jena, author of " The Mind of the Child." – Study of Child Life by Marion Foster Washburne
  6. The verdict is exact only if the Physiology is regarded in conjunction with the novelist's after achievement in the domain of realistic fiction. – Balzac by Frederick Lawton
  7. Next, the care of domestic animals will naturally interest the child, and from her kittens and her hens she will learn much, without excitement or effort, that will form a basis for the higher truths of human physiology. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  8. The only works of this voluminous writer at which we can here glance are those dealing with Anatomy and Physiology. – Fathers of Biology by Charles McRae
  9. Education, I say, is now looked upon as a science, closely allied to and continually assisted by its sister science of sociology, definitely based upon and springing out of the sciences of psychology and physiology, and even having its roots deep down in the sub- soil of biology. – On the Firing Line in Education by Adoniram Judson Ladd
  10. It is enough for our present purpose to affirm that many of the errors in natural philosophy, physiology, astronomy, and other sciences that prevailed in that day are implied or incorporated in the Gospels, with many prevailing superstitions, and that there are more mistakes and a greater number of contradictions in the four Gospels than in any other writings of the same length now extant in any language. – The Eliminator; or, Skeleton Keys to Sacerdotal Secrets by Richard B. Westbrook
  11. But the most interesting side of a psychical physiology would lie in studying not the mere sympathy, but more definitely the bodily form adopted by certain mental modifications, especially the passions or emotions. – Hegel’s Philosophy of Mind by Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel
  12. It is elucidated especially by experiments in crossing and may be designated as the physiology of the development of the determinants. – A Mechanico-Physiological Theory of Organic Evolution by Carl Von Nägeli
  13. Professor Richet has given particular attention to the study of the psychological side of physiology, and his views on pain will be read as coming from one who is specially fitted to deal with this and other mental phenomena. – The Pros and Cons of Vivisection by Charles Richet Commentator: W. D. Halliburton
  14. Now physiology teaches us that not a fibre works without some expenditure of energy. – The Life of the Spider by J. Henri Fabre
  15. Have you finished your essay on the physiology of plants, and what do you make of it?. – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  16. Experimental Biology and General Physiology are one and the same science, in method as well as content, since both aim at explaining life from the physico- chemical constitution of living matter. – The Nature of Animal Light by E. Newton Harvey
  17. " You have to know some physiology to recognize them," said James gravely. – Ethel Morton's Enterprise by Mabell S.C. Smith