Sentence Examples with the word Skin

The serum, the strength of which has thus been ascertained, is distributed in bottles and injected in the proper quantity under the skin of children suffering from diphtheria.

The verb is used for the creaming or frothing of liquids and of the suffusing of the skin with blood.

Taran's skin crawled with the charge of magic in the confined chamber, and he watched Memon bend over Rissa.

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His body was wiry and lean, his skin golden from sun.

If a statue was to be cast, the figure was first roughly modelled in clay - only rather smaller in all its dimensions than the future bronze; all over this a skin of wax was laid, and worked by the sculptor with modelling tools to the required form and finish.

Though her hair was pink, there was no mistaking the delicate facial features, porcelain skin and large eyes of the woman who tormented him his entire life then dumped the underworld on him.

Bamboorats, of which one genus (Rhizomys) is Indian and Burmese, and the other (Tachyoryctes) East African, differ by the absence of skin over the eyes, the presence of short ears, and a short, sparsely-haired tail.

All round its head and also along the body the skin bears fringed appendages resembling short fronds of sea-weed, a structure which, combined with the extraordinary faculty of assimilating the colour of the body to its surroundings, assists this fish greatly in concealing itself in places which it selects on account of the abundance of prey.

The mantles made from its skin are reserved for chiefs and dignitaries of native tribes.

His skin was soft despite his strength, a combination the woman in her found appealing.