Sentence Examples


  • It may also take place where rapid proliferation of the cell is going on, as in the budding of the Yeast plant.
  • This phenomenon is known as proliferation of the floral axis.
  • The ovary and testes are heaped-up masses of red or yellow cells due to a proliferation of the cells lining the coelom.
  • If the white cells be required, as in local suppurating abscess, general septicaemia, acute pneumonia, &c., there is an active proliferation of the myelocytes to form the polymorpho-nuclear leucocytes, so that we have in this condition a leucoblastic transformation of the fatty marrow.
  • Should there be much loss of tissue of an organ, the cells of the remaining part will enlarge and undergo an active proliferation (hyperplasia) so that it may be made up to the original amount.