Sentence Examples


  • A tadpole is the larva of a tailless Batrachian after the loss of the external gills and before the egress of the fore limbs (except in the aberrant Xenopus) and the resorption of the tail.
  • Those germs which do not ripen during the season undergo a process of resorption, and in the winter the whole ovary dwindles to often a diminutive size.
  • Schneider, "Einiges fiber Resorption and Excretion bei Amphioxus lanceolatus," Anat.