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The Reader should be apprized, that many new pages are interspersed in this
edition, which consist of practical and theoretical observations, as the whole
articles on Hemicrania idiopathica, retroversio uteri, aneurisma, and the
appendix to ...
z o O N O M I A. S. E. C. T. I. O. F. MOTION-- The whole of NATube may be
supposed to consist of two essences or substances; one of which may be termed
spirit, and the other matter. The former of these possesses the power to
commence or ...
The immediate organs of sense, as the retina of the eye, probably consist of
moving fibrils, with a power of contračtion fimilar to that of the larger muscles
above described. - 4. The cellular membrane consists of cells, which resemble
those of a ...
And thirdly, the whole absorbent system, consisting of the lačteals, which open
their mouths into the stomach and intestines, and of the lymphatics, which open
their mouths on the external surface of the body, and on the internal linings of all
The immediate organs of sense consist in like manner of moving fibres
enveloped in the medullary substance above mentioned; and are erroneously
supposed to be simply an expansion of the nervous medulla, as the retina of the
eye, and ...
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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