Sentence Examples with the word imperceptibly

The connective tissue of the integument and basement membrane imperceptibly merges into that which surrounds the muscular bundles as they are united into denser and definite layers, and this is especially marked in those forms (Akrostomum) where the density of the muscular body-wall has considerably diminished, and the connective tissue has thus become much more prominent.

Towards the end of this conversation the evangelist passes imperceptibly from reporting the words of the Lord into an interpretation or amplification of them, and in language which recalls the prologue he unfolds the meaning of Christ's mission and indicates the crisis of self-judgment which necessarily accompanies the manifestation of the Light to each individual.

The universal experience of ages, showing that children do grow imperceptibly from the cradle to manhood, did not exist for the countess.

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The misty sky still seemed to descend evenly and imperceptibly toward the earth, the air was still, warm, and silent.

Varying from about 375 to 400 ft., rising almost imperceptibly to 600-800 ft.

Moment by moment the event is imperceptibly shaping itself, and at every moment of this continuous, uninterrupted shaping of events the commander-in-chief is in the midst of a most complex play of intrigues, worries, contingencies, authorities, projects, counsels, threats, and deceptions and is continually obliged to reply to innumerable questions addressed to him, which constantly conflict with one another.

Borchers, trace it to the presence of oxide, produced, for example, either by the use of a solution containing a trace of basic salt of zinc (to prevent which the bath should be kept just - almost imperceptibly - acid), or by the presence of a more electro-negative metal, which, being co-deposited, sets up local action at the expense of the zinc. Many processes have been patented, the ore being acted upon by acid, and the resulting solution treated, by either chemical or electrolytic means, for the successive removal of the other heavy metals.

It passes westwards imperceptibly into the Ardennes.

On either bank of the Brahmaputra a long narrow strip of plain rises almost imperceptibly to the foot of the hills.

Practically they form a group impossible of definition, as they pass imperceptibly into the goats.