Usage examples for stimulation

  1. Though imperial stimulation of trade is one of its main objects, this institution is not without its larger political value. – The War After the War by Isaac Frederick Marcosson
  2. He'd been trying that electrical stimulation business. – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  3. Is there a bottomless well of stimulation in Germany? – Germany, The Next Republic? by Carl W. Ackerman
  4. The theory that adaptations are due to the heredity of the effects of stimulation assumes that the same stimulus has been acting for many generations. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  5. The only disadvantage of the tapping method of stimulation is that in long- continued experiment the point struck is liable to be injured. – Response in the Living and Non-Living by Jagadis Chunder Bose
  6. The first step towards this is to interpret the phenomena of instinctive behaviour in terms of stimulation and response. – Darwin and Modern Science by A.C. Seward and Others
  7. Cynthia's fear revived under the stimulation of their anxiety. – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  8. The novelty of the idea appealed to him and the task was proving difficult enough to give him gentle stimulation –  by
  9. The Fernbild is the beginning of beauty, but within the Fernbild favorable stimulation and repose must still be sought. – The Psychology of Beauty by Ethel D. Puffer
  10. The proper treatment is management rather than cultivation and stimulation – The Home Acre by E. P. Roe
  11. By over- stimulation at first, much harm may be done, and the patient, instead of getting better, get worse. – The Electric Bath by George M. Schweig
  12. There was stimulation to curiosity in this. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  13. At any rate, if the proper end of criticism be the fullest appreciation of art, if the function of a critic be the stimulation of the reader's power of comprehending and enjoying, all means to that end must be good. – Since Cézanne by Clive Bell
  14. Boys and girls up to fifteen or sixteen years of age are much better off without tea, coffee, or cocoa; for they need no artificial stimulants to their appetites, while at the same time their nervous systems are more liable to injury from the harmful effects of over- stimulation – A Handbook of Health by Woods Hutchinson
  15. It provided a needed stimulation – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  16. Dr. Loeb's paper created a sensation among the assembled scientists, as also did that of Professor A. P. Mathews, on " The Nature of the Nerve Stimulation and Alteration of Irritability." – The Universe a Vast Electric Organism by George Woodward Warder
  17. Therefore he made it his aim so to arrange the theory that, no matter how the choice was made, the phenomena of gravitation, so far as its effects and its stimulation by the attracting bodies are concerned, may always be described in the same way- i. – The Einstein Theory of Relativity by H.A. Lorentz
  18. This, the image method of stimulation enables the mind to recognize objects and to locate them in their various positions. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  19. Our servitude at first was not hard, and consisted chiefly in the stimulation of appetite to extraordinary efforts when G. had attempted to please us with some novelty in cooking. – Venetian Life by W. D. Howells
  20. Federal officials can, however, make a further and most important contribution by leadership in stimulation of the community and voluntary agencies, and by extending Federal assistance in organization of these forces and bringing about cooperation among them. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various