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  • The members of the first class influence the endothelial plates of the capillaries injuriously, inducing thereby increased permeability; those of the second class (sugar, &c.), on injection into the blood, attract water from the tissues and cause a condition of hydraemic plethora with increased capillary pressure.
  • Amid the plethora of books, the reader cannot do better than consult the Narrative and Critical History of America, edited by Justin Winsor (1886-1889), in eight large octavo volumes, in which all the chapters are supplied with copious and carefully compiled bibliographies.
  • All governments exercise a vast plethora of controls over market forces in the public interest, and by and large with considerable success.
  • All summer long, Burnley's supporters held their breath, hoping for a veritable plethora of signings.
  • A quick search on Medline reveals a plethora of Echinacea articles, about 400 of which have been published since 1930.

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