Usage examples for Tissues

  1. The names used in the classification were not only loosely applied but were based on the most superficial observation, and took no account of the intimate structures of the tissues and organs of the animals. – Thomas Henry Huxley; A Sketch Of His Life And Work by P. Chalmers Mitchell
  2. The pain which produces the lameness is due to pressure on the soft tissues between the newly formed side bone and the hoof. – The Veterinarian by Chas. J. Korinek
  3. In us, the oxygen is carried to the tissues and the carbon dioxide carried away by an iron compound, hemoglobin, but in many animals of Earth, the same function is performed by a copper compound, hemocyanin, which is an intense blue. – The Black Star Passes by John W Campbell
  4. Children were perched in the shells and lotus- flowers that hung from the painted rafters; and from between the pillars, that were hung with cloudy transparent tissues they threw roses and violets down on the company. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  5. This sets the stage for serious healing of body tissues and organs. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  6. The author's view is that are two kinds of variation in evolution, one somatogenic and due to external stimuli, acting either directly on passive tissues or indirectly through function, and the other gametogenic and due to changes in the chromosomes of the gametes which are spontaneous and not in any way due to modifications of the soma. – Hormones and Heredity by J. T. Cunningham
  7. All his tissues skin, muscle, nerve, even bone, are restored. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  8. In other words, and briefly: The purpose of food is to supply the waste of the tissues and to maintain the normal composition of the blood. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  9. They can, however, be made on the ordinary tissues – Photographic Reproduction Processes by P.C. Duchochois
  10. These combine in the higher stages and form ultimately continuous tissues – A Mechanico-Physiological Theory of Organic Evolution by Carl Von Nägeli
  11. Is it because the sting is gone from my scar- tissues that I feel so strong and so white to- night? – She Buildeth Her House by Will Comfort
  12. This is because the outer tissues of the stem are stretched, and spring back like india- rubber when released. – Outlines of Lessons in Botany, Part I; From Seed to Leaf by Jane H. Newell
  13. Vistas of pale, bleached fungus lace trailed over the rich mahogany- colored tissues studded here and there with bits of glistening, transparent quartz. – Jungle Peace by William Beebe
  14. On the physical side past experience is recorded in modified structure through the law of habit working on the tissues of the body, and particularly on the delicate tissues of the brain and nervous system. – The Mind and Its Education by George Herbert Betts
  15. Man's skull has not changed, his body has not been modified, his soft tissues are the same as they used to be. – Education: How Old The New by James J. Walsh
  16. It was lodged in the soft tissues of the.... – Whispering Wires by Henry Leverage
  17. They are all " organic" products which owe their origin to the decay of the tissues of plants and perhaps animals. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  18. There is no antidote for it, and it is impossible to trace it in the body of the poisoned person, because it is of vegetable nature, and gets absorbed in the tissues – The Coming Conquest of England by August Niemann
  19. He watched as she mashed it to the size of a packet of tissues and dropped it into her purse. – An Encounter in Atlanta by Ed Howdershelt