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... purposes of muscular motion, principally arise from that part of the brain, which
is lodged in B 3 the the neck and back, and which is erroneously called the. Sect.
II. I. I. DEFINITIONS. 5.
the neck and back, and which is erroneously called the spinal marrow. The
ultimate fibrils of these nerves terminate in the immediate organs of sense and
muscular fibres, and is a ligature be put on any part of their passage from the
head or ...
... which spread on the bowels and mesentery, unite into a trunk in the liver, and
form a kind of artery, which is branched into the whole substance of the liver, and
is called the vena portarum; and B 4 from from which the bile is separated by the
... lymphatic vessels are furnished with numerous valves to prevent the return of
the fluids, which they absorb, and terminate in glands, called lymphatic glands,
and may hence be considered as long necks or mouths belonging to these
The disagreeable sensation called the toothedge is originally excited by the
painful jarring of the teethin biting the edge of the glass, or porcelain cup, in
which our food was given usin our infancy, as is further explained in the Section
XVI, 10, ...
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Written by the grandfather of Charles Darwin, this book is a masterful treatise on the medical disorders and how to treat them. Primarily of interest to people who are interested in the period ... Read full review