Usage examples for tubercular

  1. You mean he's tubercular? – Calvary Alley by Alice Hegan Rice
  2. He spoke huskily; a physician would instantly have suspected he was tubercular. – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  3. I don't say it was the reason in your case, Mr. Jevons, but I have known it to have been done with other tubercular cases sent out here." – I Walked in Arden by Jack Crawford
  4. A tubercular cow will invariably give birth to a tubercular calf, or at any rate the calf will contract tuberculosis from the milk. – The Veterinarian by Chas. J. Korinek
  5. To- day a poor girl arrived with one foot black, all the flesh eaten off her leg with gangrene; she had a tubercular foot which she had had a year and it had never been attended to. – My Diary in Serbia: April 1, 1915-Nov. 1, 1915 by Monica M. Stanley
  6. When he was only forty- eight years old it became apparent that he had fallen a victim to tubercular infection. – The Story of Our Hymns by Ernest Edwin Ryden
  7. None of the symptoms shown by a tubercular animal are characteristic, unless it is in the late stage of the disease. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  8. The skin on the dorsum is tubercular; the tubercles are small on head and on the dorsal surfaces of the limbs and slightly larger on the back. – A Synopsis of Neotropical Hylid Frogs, Genus Osteocephalus by Linda Trueb William E. Duellman
  9. Natty stenographers, prim office women, matronly looking heads of departments, and assistants from perhaps the tubercular department, the reconstruction department, the bureau of home relief in Paris, or what not, move briskly through the corridors. – The Martial Adventures of Henry and Me by William Allen White
  10. " First, the eyeglass; then the English language, with which I find I'm most unfamiliar; then a deafness in one of my ears- I can't remember which until it's too late; and now I'm to be a tubercular. – The Husbands of Edith by George Barr McCutcheon
  11. Dr. Anderson has lately examined the dentition in eleven species of Pteromys and Sciuropterus, and he says: According to my observations the form of the enamel folds in youth are essentially similar, consisting of a series of tubercular folds which are marked with wavy lines in some, and are smooth in others, but in all there is a marked conformity to a common type. – Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon by Robert A. Sterndale
  12. In the liver large and small tubercular masses are occasionally encountered. – Special Report on Diseases of Cattle by U.S. Department of Agriculture J.R. Mohler