Sentence Examples


  • In healthy individuals, bones are constantly being broken down (resorption) by cells called osteoclasts, and new bone material is constantly being formed by cells called osteoblasts.
  • Increased feedings can increase peristalsis and meconium passage, decreasing bilirubin resorption into circulation.
  • Osteopetrosis occurs when there is a failure in bone resorption.
  • 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.