Sentence Examples

  • They often cause a considerable hypertrophy of the tissue.
  • The swellings have been found to be due to a curious hypertrophy of the tissue of the part, the cells being filled with an immense number of minute bacterium-like organisms of V, X or Y shape.
  • They are due to hypertrophy of young tissues, which may undergo profound alterations subsequently, and occur on all parts of the plants.
  • It may be advisable to define exactly what is meant by " hypertrophy," as the term is often used in a loose and insignificant sense.
  • These are: (I) That the green plant is so stimulated by the symbiotic association which leads to the hypertrophy, that it is able to fix the nitrogen or cause it to enter into combination.

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