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Antonyms for vascular

avascular.

Usage examples for vascular

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. Thus fear at the sight of a bear is only the reverberation in consciousness of all nervous and vascular changes set up instinctively as a preparation for flight. – The Psychology of Beauty by Ethel D. Puffer
  4. 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
  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. 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
  7. 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
  8. " Sure, the Professor makes annywan see right inside wan's own vascular system," Callaghan whispered aside to me, in unfeigned admiration. – Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose by Grant Allen
  9. 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
  10. 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)
  11. In the first four the whole plant is composed of cells, while in the last three a firm vascular skeleton is present. – The Old Riddle and the Newest Answer by John Gerard
  12. 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
  13. Large, vascular balanced ovaries are the well- springs of her life and personality. – The Glands Regulating Personality by Louis Berman, M.D.
  14. In this village mairie, a score of miles behind the firing- line, were centred the nerve and vascular systems of an army of half a million men; here was planned and directed the greatest battle of all time. – Italy at War and the Allies in the West by E. Alexander Powell
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. Vascular obstructions and their effects. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. A water vascular system. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle

Rhymes for vascular