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  • The vessels are only temporary channels by which is brought forward the food supply that is needed by the advancing army if it is suc-, cessfully to carry on its function; they probably also drain off the deleterious fluid substances formed by the cellular disintegration that has taken place in the part.
  • The effects of morphine are much more deleterious than those of opiumsmoking.
  • Nor is the presence of such non-intellectual factors in thinking necessarily deleterious: at any rate they are ineradicable.
  • Carlyle, conscious of great abilities, and impressed by such instances of the deleterious effects of the social atmosphere of London, resolved to settle in his native district.

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