Sentence Examples


  • How did men have the gall to criticize women for being talkative?
  • The gall-bladder, appropriately designated as "the bitter," was regarded as a part of the liver, and the cystic duct (compared, apparently, to a "penis") to which it is joined, as well as the hepatic duct (pictured as an "outlet") and the ductus choleductus (described as a "yoke"), all had their special designations.
  • If the gall-bladder was swollen, it pointed to an extension or enlargement of some kind.
  • The young shoots are chosen by many species of Cynipidae and their allies as a receptacle for their eggs, giving rise to a variety of gall-like excrescences, from which few oak trees are quite free.
  • Of these the Aleppo gall (see Galls) is yielded by Q.

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