Sentence Examples with the word occlusion

If a piece of bark and cortex are torn off, the occlusion takes longer, because the tissues have to creep over the exposed area of wood; and the same is true of a transverse cut severing the branch, as may be seen in any properly pruned tree.

Chem., 18 95, 1 7, p. i), from the standpoint of the phase rule, do not favour this view, Hoitsema being of the opinion that the occlusion of hydrogen by palladium is a process of continuous absorption.

The first effect of fertilization is the occlusion of the trichogyne from the fertilized carpogonium.