Usage examples for tubercular

  1. 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
  2. Foul air is the leading cause of tubercular and scrofulous consumption, so very common in our country. – The American Woman's Home by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe
  3. 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.
  4. You mean he's tubercular? – Calvary Alley by Alice Hegan Rice
  5. In some forms of the plant the caps are so closely united as to form a large rounded or tubercular mass, only the blunt tips of the individual caps being free. – Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc. by George Francis Atkinson
  6. 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
  7. He spoke huskily; a physician would instantly have suspected he was tubercular. – The Argus Pheasant by John Charles Beecham
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. " 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
  13. When I found this tubercular condition developing I asked her mother a great many questions; it seemed to me so improbable that it should have occurred when the child was really having better care than usual, judging from their surroundings, that I sought to learn whether it was not a recurrence of some trouble she had apparently outgrown, and from her mother's answers I think there is absolutely no doubt that this is true. – An American Suffragette by Isaac N. Stevens
  14. Nance might have held out to the end, had her sympathies not been profoundly stirred by the crushing effect the news of Mac's serious tubercular condition had upon his parents. – Calvary Alley by Alice Hegan Rice
  15. 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
  16. 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