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. 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
  3. 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
  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 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
  6. It provided a needed stimulation. – The Precipice by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
  7. 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.
  8. Is there a bottomless well of stimulation in Germany? – Germany, The Next Republic? by Carl W. Ackerman
  9. There was stimulation to curiosity in this. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. The proper treatment is management rather than cultivation and stimulation. – The Home Acre by E. P. Roe
  13. Cynthia's fear revived under the stimulation of their anxiety. – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  14. 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
  15. 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