Sentence Examples


  • His attitude is prophylactic, rather than polemic, for the "philosophy" has not as yet taken deep root.
  • All these prophylactic measures are directed against mosquitoes.
  • There is some evidence that arsenic has a prophylactic effect.
  • They also expressed the opinion that carbolic acid was a valuable agent in restraining tetanus growth when added to plague prophylactic, ' and they, therefore, thought that its omission was a grave mistake.
  • Their report on these points (Dec. 1904) contained the following conclusions: (1) " The Institute sees no reason to differ from the conclusions of the commission that the new prophylactic is not less efficacious than the old.