Usage examples for vascular

  1. The strictum and laxum, the increased and diminished action of the vessels, out of which medical theories and methods of treatment have grown up, have yielded to the doctrine of local cell- communities, belonging to this or that vascular district, from which they help themselves, as contractors are wont to do from the national treasury. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  2. Vascular obstructions and their effects. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise
  3. A water vascular system. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  4. The existence of anemia, or of an imperfect elaboration of the blood and vascular system, previous to the occurrence of the first menstruation, is a possible condition of menstrual disorder that must always be very carefully eliminated before any other cause be assigned. – The Education of American Girls by Anna Callender Brackett
  5. Poor child, Miss Smith- Waters thought; she was mistaken, of course, sadly and grievously mistaken; but, then, 'twas her heart that misled her, no doubt; and Miss Smith- Waters, having dim recollections of a far- away time when she herself too possessed some rudimentary fragment of such a central vascular organ, fairly cried over the poor girl's letter with sympathetic shame, and remorse, and vexation. – The Woman Who Did by Grant Allen
  6. The head and neck of the femur are nourished chiefly by the thick, vascular periosteum, and through certain strong fibrous bands reflected from the attachment of the capsule- the retinacular or cervical ligaments of Stanley. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
  7. For, after all, all disturbances are vascular if you probe them deep enough. – Round the Red Lamp Being Facts and Fancies of Medical Life by Arthur Conan Doyle
  8. The layer immediately beneath the outer skin is slightly colored, and is designated the fibro- vascular layer. – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder
  9. With death of a portion of this membrane the vascular supply to a portion of the bone is cut off, and necrosis ensues. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  10. Also, I did not find as much individual variation in the skeleton and muscles in the area studied as I did in the vascular system. – Thoracic and Coracoid Arteries In Two Families of Birds, Columbidae and Hirundinidae by Marion Anne Jenkinson
  11. In some trees the vascular tissue is more open on the upper side, in others on the under side, of the spreading branches; according to the form of growth, and habit of the sap. – Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor by R. D. Blackmore
  12. More especially in his later writings and speakings do we see the native New England traits,- the alertness, eagerness, inquisitiveness, thrift, dryness, archness, caution, the nervous energy as distinguished from the old English unction and vascular force. – Birds and Poets by John Burroughs
  13. Yes, a morbid tendency often found in these cases of bony tumification of the vascular tissue of the mouth; but you must resist it, ma'am, as their life depends upon it. – Queer-Little-Folks by Stowe, Harriet Beecher
  14. Large, vascular, balanced ovaries are the well- springs of her life and personality. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  15. John Bull shows those three rainy days both in his temper and in his bodily habit; he is better for them in many ways, and perhaps not quite so good in a few others: they make him juicy and vascular, and maybe a little opaque; but we in this country could well afford a few of his negative qualities for the sake of his stomach and full- bloodedness. – Locusts and Wild Honey by John Burroughs
  16. An independent vegetable existence, alive and vascular as my own flesh; capable of being wounded, bleeding, wasting away, or almost repairing damages! – The-New-McGuffey-Fourth-Reader by McGuffey, William Holmes