Sentence Examples

  • Locally applied they depress the terminations of sensory nerves, and may thereby lessen pain.
  • Of the three bromides in common use the potassium salt is the most rapid and certain in its action, but may depress the heart in morbid states of that organ; in such cases the sodium salt - of which the base is inert - may be employed.
  • Promised to depress the Irish woollen trade, he promised to do all he could for Irish linen.
  • This capacity he never abused so as to burden his conscience or depress his spirits.
  • Arsenic and antimony do not form combinations with albumen, but they both greatly depress the central nervous system and circulation; and, if their action be long continued in large doses, they cause fatty degeneration of the viscera and disappearance of glycogen from the liver.