Sentence Examples with the word Cord

Large doses also depress the nervous system, weakening the anterior horns of grey matter in the spinal cord so as ultimately to cause complete paralysis, and also causing a partial insensibility of the cutaneous nerves of touch and pain.

A remarkable cord of cells having a position just below the integument occurs on each side of the head.

If the cord be fixed to the framework at the point B, instead of being wound on a barrel, the velocity of W is half that of AF.

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In all printing the paper is laid on the upper surface of the block, and the impression rubbed off with a circular pad, composed of twisted cord within a covering of paper cloth and bamboo-leaf, and called the baren.

If, for example, the brain and spinal cord removed from an animal be bruised and brought into contact with tetanus toxin, a certain amount of the toxicity disappears, as shown by injecting the mixture into another animal.

A cord has one end made fast a to and wrapped round the barrel AE; it passes from A under the sheave FG, and has the other end wrapped round and made fast to the barrel BD.

Dean moved behind a post, trying to get what little privacy the squad room and the length of his phone cord allowed.

A drape had been torn from the dining room and the cord used to tie Fred.

The cord was drawn tight and the victim ceased to breathe; its spirit passed into the world of the gods.

I have unfastened the silken cord from the drapes and knotted it to the gas fixture above.