Usage examples for transfusion

  1. " Were not the Argonauts making pretty good use of their time," asked Miller, " when in twelve years they dug up and gave to the world nearly a thousand millions of dollars and caused such a change in the business of the country as comes to the fainting man's circulation through a transfusion of healthy blood into his veins?" – The Comstock Club by Charles Carroll Goodwin
  2. Yes, transfusion of blood, transfusion of blood! – The Indolence of the Filipino by Jose Rizal
  3. She had never hitherto, like the more instructed Daughters of the North, accustomed herself to that delicious Confessional, the transfusion of thought to writing. – Zanoni by Edward Bulwer Lytton
  4. But these and many other notes on scraps of blue paper in his hand have significance only in their translation, transfusion into the color or detail of some of his wonderful pictures. – The French in the Heart of America by John Finley
  5. " I asked you," said Helen, " what is transfusion of blood?" – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  6. At the very moment when we burst in, Dr. Morton, seeing his chance, stopped the blood transfusion, working frantically to stop the flow of blood. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve
  7. The lack of an open, porous structure renders the transfusion of moisture through some woods very slow, while the reverse may be true of other species. – Seasoning of Wood by Joseph B. Wagner
  8. It lies in the delicate transfusion of sight and emotion into sound; in making pictures out of words, or turning words into pictures; of giving a visionary beauty to the closest items of description; of holding all the materials of the poem in a long- drawn suspense of music and reverie. – Life of John Keats by William Michael Rossetti
  9. " I can think of no method so likely," continued she, " to raise the tone of education in my own family as the transfusion into it of your spirit, and the adoption of your regulations." – Coelebs In Search of a Wife by Hannah More
  10. The chief difficulties are encountered in evaporating the " imbibed" moisture and also where the free water has to be removed through its gradual transfusion instead of boiling. – Seasoning of Wood by Joseph B. Wagner
  11. It is a process varied in its many- sided appeal; a process which reveals itself in the transfusion of capitalistic ideals by means of little school- houses in the Philippines, by means of the strict and rather harsh justice in British colonies, by means of the unconscious teachings of Christian missionaries, by means of the swift decay of ancient, tenacious faiths. – American World Policies by Walter E. Weyl
  12. Yes, she said, we're giving you one last transfusion. – The Colors of Space by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  13. Broadly, they arise from or are connected with the failure on the part of our Government to arrive speedily at a just and permanent peace permitting return to normal conditions, from the transfusion of radical theories from seething European centers pending such delay, from heartless profiteering resulting in the increase of the cost of living, and lastly from the machinations of passionate and malevolent agitators. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  14. I knew nobody with whom I should have felt such a transfusion of soul even tolerable for a second. – Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier
  15. How if we were to try transfusion of blood? – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  16. They miss the need of some such transfusion of " vulgar blood" into the higher forms of the body politic. – Maxim Gorki by Hans Ostwald
  17. In spite of his fits of unreasonableness in the means- and the woman loving him could trace them to a breath of nature- his gentle good friendly innocent aim in life was of this very simplest; so wonderful, by contrast with his powers, that she, assured of it as she was by experience of him, was touched, in a transfusion of her feelings through lucent globes of admiration and of tenderness, to reverence. – One of Our Conquerors, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009
  18. I will tell her, and she will believe me, for I am sure she shared that wonderful transfusion of the 'thee into me' which is beyond all explanation, and never felt but with the one soul that is our soul. – The Measure of a Man by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr