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Usage examples for Secretory

  1. As but little is known or said of how or where the cerumen is formed, we will guess it is formed under the skin in the glands of the fascia and conveyed to the ears by the secretory ducts. – Philosophy of Osteopathy by Andrew T. Still
  2. 4. Describe the nature of the secretory process. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  3. Is it not reasonable to suppose that besides being nutrient centers, that they accumulate and pass water through the whole secretory and excretory systems of the body, in order to reduce nourishment to that degree from thick to thin, that it may easily pass through all tubes, ducts and vessels interested in distribution, as nourishment first, and renovation second, through the excretory ducts. – Philosophy of Osteopathy by Andrew T. Still
  4. The only part of this statement not conceded today is that relating to the formation of internal secretions by tissues other than those of which the cells are definitely glandular, that is secretory as can be determined under the microscope. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  5. In them, two or even three of the internal secretory glands conflict for predominance. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  6. The materials for this, at any rate, passed through the follicle cells, and it is probable that these cells were not entirely passive, but actively secretory in the process. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  7. The tonsils may serve some special secretory or defensive function during the first few years of life and we think best, therefore, not to advise their removal- except in extreme cases- until the child is at least four or five years old. – The Mother and Her Child by William S. Sadler Lena K. Sadler
  8. Came to Canada, 1857; entered civil service at Ottawa; studied law and called to the Ontario bar, 1876. Represented North Essex in the Ontario Assembly, 1874- 1878; and the county of Essex in the House of Commons, 1882- 1891. Defeated at the general election of 1891, but elected for West Huron, 1892. Secretory of State, 1892; minister of militia, 1892- 1895; lieutenant- governor of Manitoba, 1895- 1900. Bib. – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  9. In the early stage of an inflammation of a secretory organ its secretion is diminished. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler
  10. We now know that the motor function of the stomach is much more important than its secretory function. – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  11. A trusted veteran, therefore, among the internal secretory organs, its importance can be surmised. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  12. Features of the picture are exhibited with disturbances of the other internal secretory glands also, like the thymus. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  13. A number of people have been found in the course of routine stomach examinations who proved to have no secretory function of the stomach and yet suffered no symptoms at all attributable to this fact. – Health Through Will Power by James J. Walsh