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  • Rather, he studied at the kitchen table, staring at diagrams of human physiology or studying chemical equations, taking notes, and acing one exam after the next.†   (source)
  • He hadn't studied the physiology of appetite, but it seemed as if a switch in him had simply been turned off.†   (source)
  • By profession he was a cardiovascular physiologist, with special interest in stresses induced at high-G accelerations.†   (source)
  • Now he was studying about the mind from the point of view of physiology.†   (source)
  • So, I signed up for the class "Human Anatomy and Physiology 101.†   (source)
  • My physiology is a little backwards.†   (source)
  • But if you really are interested in the prints and stereos and schematics of a suit's physiology, you can find most of it, the unclassified part, in any fairly large public library.†   (source)
  • I'm not sure that a Glatun doctor would know the first thing about human physiology.†   (source)
  • "You were willing to violate my physiology for the sake of a few answers," I said.†   (source)
  • She had never understood the vaguest thing about his laboratory research but had listened faithfully and remained an attentive one-woman gallery for his complex disquisitions on physiology and the chemical enigmas of the human body.†   (source)
  • His interest in the physiology of sight was in keeping with other sides of his character-his creative gifts and his preoccupation with imagery in art and the logical structure of ideas.†   (source)
  • A physiologist named Jordan has just developed visual knock-out drops for Monarch.†   (source)
  • Louisa is a specialist in alien physiology.†   (source)
  • And what else could you do in a laboratory except experiment with the physiology of animals and men?†   (source)
  • We will first do a very thorough examination of your physiology.†   (source)
  • It's more physiology than anything else, I think.†   (source)
  • You don't know a thing about human physiology.†   (source)
  • As you have noted, we are unfamiliar with human physiology.†   (source)
  • He specializes in visual physiology and he's got information I want him to volunteer.†   (source)
  • The astonished physiologist jetted for Callisto one hour later.†   (source)
  • He's the only Visual Physiologist to disappear after Crabbe's announcement.†   (source)
  • Freemasonry, like Noetic Science and the Ancient Mysteries, revered the untapped potential of the human mind, and many of Masonry's symbols related to human physiology.†   (source)
  • He enjoyed their awed expressions: I wonder if he knows the exact anatomy and physiology of every creature on earth.†   (source)
  • The extraordinary athleticism of the jockey is unparalleled: A study of the elements of athleticism conducted by Los Angeles exercise physiologists and physicians found that of all major sports competitors, jockeys may be, pound for pound, the best overall athletes.†   (source)
  • Leslie, the baby of our family, is currently studying biology and physiology at Wake Forest with the intention of becoming a veterinarian.†   (source)
  • Thomas Waldren, the neuro-physiologist, once jokingly noted that the major difference between the chimp and human brain was that "we can use the chimp as an experimental animal, and not the reverse†   (source)
  • Tattered curtains hung in the classrooms where Deo had received lectures on basic physiology, pathology, pharmacology.†   (source)
  • Another time he took her to the huge Barnes Noble and showed her a physiology textbook he'd found some weeks before.†   (source)
  • I've completed a thorough survey of your gross physiology and anatomy and am doing a chemical survey and interaction modeling.†   (source)
  • And while my personal information wasn't on the hypernet, the general information about human physiology is.†   (source)
  • Horvath had two sexes, male/female, more or less corresponding to standard Terran form even if their basic physiology was completely different.†   (source)
  • The power of most of the gods, however, is predicated upon a special physiology, which they lose in part when incarnated into a new body.†   (source)
  • It was all done in Nathan's careful, intelligent, methodical way, with as much attention to the arcana of the various regions we would be traveling through (the botany of cotton and peanuts, the origins of certain local dialects such as Gullah and Cajun, even the physiology of alligators) as that of a British colonial empire builder of the Victorian era setting forth toward the sources of the Nile.†   (source)
  • "I have done a lot of thinking as I watched them," she said, "attempting to analyze their character in terms of their behavior, their physiology.†   (source)
  • Perhaps his physiology was playing some other variation of the game than the one I had guessed at It had been so neat, though.†   (source)
  • Unwilling to run the risk of having Wilson Jordon, the physiologist who had developed the Rhodopsin Ionizer for Monarch picked up and questioned by the police, Reich phoned Keno Quizzard and devised a ruse to get Dr. Jordon off the planet.†   (source)
  • So my first project was to study the physiology of boredom.†   (source)
  • I got hold of Padilla, and he came over from his laboratory with pills for her fever, having consulted with some Physiology grad students.†   (source)
  • Why, even in love it is purely a question for physiology.†   (source)
  • [rising] I yield to your superior knowledge of physiology, Henry†   (source)
  • In three other points their physiology differed strangely from ours.†   (source)
  • But 'taking of nourishment' is basic physiology, and to tell someone to 'savor' it is pure sarcasm.†   (source)
  • And suddenly, not by design but by accident, I made a discovery in physiology.†   (source)
  • Things don't always happen the way we find them described in a physiology textbook.†   (source)
  • You know, too, that the spots and shadows inside you are for the most part matters of physiology.†   (source)
  • She hasn't an idea on education, nor physiology, nor anything.†   (source)
  • We physiologists know what these relations are.†   (source)
  • But at a meeting of the American Academy of Sciences he met one Dr. Entwisle, a youngish physiologist from Harvard, who would make an excellent dean.†   (source)
  • "And then," he continued, "place beside this fact of an unlimited food supply, the newest discovery of physiologists, that most of the ills of the human system are due to overfeeding!†   (source)
  • Had I even the secret of one such mind, did I hold the key to the fancy of even one lunatic, I might advance my own branch of science to a pitch compared with which Burdon-Sanderson's physiology or Ferrier's brain knowledge would be as nothing.†   (source)
  • I had been a mere lad then, and Moreau was, I suppose, about fifty,—a prominent and masterful physiologist, well-known in scientific circles for his extraordinary imagination and his brutal directness in discussion.†   (source)
  • He was very anxious to pass, first to save himself time and expense, for money had been slipping through his fingers during the last four months with incredible speed; and then because this examination marked the end of the drudgery: after that the student had to do with medicine, midwifery, and surgery, the interest of which was more vivid than the anatomy and physiology with which he had been hitherto concerned.†   (source)
  • The instant wherein that supreme quality of beauty, the clear radiance of the esthetic image, is apprehended luminously by the mind which has been arrested by its wholeness and fascinated by its harmony is the luminous silent stasis of esthetic pleasure, a spiritual state very like to that cardiac condition which the Italian physiologist Luigi Galvani, using a phrase almost as beautiful as Shelley's, called the enchantment of the heart.†   (source)
  • And it is always those who know nothing about human nature, who are bored by psychology—and shocked by physiology, who ask it.†   (source)
  • I rested from work for some days after this, and was in a mind to write an account of the whole affair to wake up English physiology.†   (source)
  • We thought maybe we might work you in on the bacteriology or the physiology—I guess you could manage to teach that, too, if you boned up on it.†   (source)
  • My knowledge of comparative physiology is confined to a book or two, but it seems to me that Carver's suggestions as to the reason of the rapid death of the Martians is so probable as to be regarded almost as a proven conclusion.†   (source)
  • Before the cocktails appeared, in old Venetian glass, Martin demanded, "Doctor, what problems are you getting after now in your physiology?"†   (source)
  • But everyone is familiar with the magnificent and almost complete specimen in spirits at the Natural History Museum, and the countless drawings that have been made from it; and beyond that the interest of their physiology and structure is purely scientific.†   (source)
  • The physiology, the chemical rhythm of the creature, may also be made to undergo an enduring modification,—of which vaccination and other methods of inoculation with living or dead matter are examples that will, no doubt, be familiar to you.†   (source)
  • On his first day there came to greet him the head of the Department of Physiology, Dr. Rippleton Holabird.†   (source)
  • Are you interested in physiology?†   (source)
  • These were books on anatomy, physiology, and biology, written in various languages—German, French, and English—and sent him one day by the local bookdealer; evidently he had ordered them, on his own and without a word to anyone, while taking a walk down in Platz alone.†   (source)
  • John A. Robertshaw, John Aldington Robertshaw, professor of physiology in the medical school, was rather deaf, and he was the only teacher in the University of Winnemac who still wore muttonchop whiskers.†   (source)
  • They sat down to what he announced as "getting back to some real reading, like physiology and a little of this fellow Arnold Bennett—nice quiet reading," but which consisted of catching up on the news notes in the medical journals.†   (source)
  • When, for example, he's a part-time physician, physiologist, and anatomist with some intimate knowledge of life's undergarments.†   (source)
  • Director Rippleton Holabird had also married money, and whenever his colleagues hinted that since his first ardent work in physiology he had done nothing but arrange a few nicely selected flowers on the tables hewn out by other men, it was a satisfaction to him to observe that these rotters came down to the Institute by subway, while he drove elegantly in his coupe.†   (source)
  • Those are all reactions, you see, But since all reactions and reflexes, by their very nature, serve some purpose, we physiologists are almost forced to conclude that such secondary phenomena due to psychological factors are actually meant to protect the body, are defense mechanisms, much like goose bumps.†   (source)
  • He did awe his Gang by bandaging stone-bruises, dissecting squirrels, and explaining the astounding and secret matters to be discovered at the back of the physiology, but he was not completely free from an ambition to command such glory among them as was enjoyed by the son of the Episcopalian minister, who could smoke an entire cigar without becoming sick.†   (source)
  • There was a W.C.T.U. booth at which celebrated clergymen and other physiologists would demonstrate the evils of alcohol.†   (source)
  • Thus, however satisfying his work, Martin began to wonder about the perfection of his sanctuary; to wonder why Gottlieb should be so insulting at lunch to neat Dr. Sholtheis, the industrious head of the Department of Epidemiology, and why Dr. Sholtheis should endure the insults; to wonder why Dr. Tubbs, when he wandered into one's laboratory, should gurgle, "The one thing for you to keep in view in all your work is the ideal of co-operation"; to wonder why so ardent a physiologist as Rippleton Holabird should all day long be heard conferring with Tubbs instead of sweating at his bench.†   (source)
  • They say this, not at all suspecting that thousands of years ago that same law of necessity which with such ardor they are now trying to prove by physiology and comparative zoology was not merely acknowledged by all the religions and all the thinkers, but has never been denied.†   (source)
  • Since she has attained years of maturity, she has read other books of romantic tendency and of late she had read with great interest a book she got through Mr. Lebeziatnikov, Lewes' Physiology—do you know it?†   (source)
  • Ere quitting, for the nonce, the Sperm Whale's head, I would have you, as a sensible physiologist, simply—particularly remark its front aspect, in all its compacted collectedness.†   (source)
  • "Precisely, monsieur," replied Monte Cristo with one of those smiles that a painter could never represent or a physiologist analyze.†   (source)
  • I revolved these circumstances in my mind and determined thenceforth to apply myself more particularly to those branches of natural philosophy which relate to physiology.†   (source)
  • For example, in the animal kingdom the physiologist has observed that no creatures are favorites, but a certain compensation balances every gift and every defect.†   (source)
  • Instead of being hurt, denying, defending himself, begging forgiveness, instead of remaining indifferent even—anything would have been better than what he did do—his face utterly involuntarily (reflex spinal action, reflected Stepan Arkadyevitch, who was fond of physiology)—utterly involuntarily assumed its habitual, good-humored, and therefore idiotic smile.†   (source)
  • "But, my dear fellow, you are joking then," said I, "this is a very passable skull—indeed, I may say that it is a very excellent skull, according to the vulgar notions about such specimens of physiology—and your scarabæus must be the queerest scarabæus in the world if it resembles it.†   (source)
  • The syllabus that he read on the notice-board stunned him; lectures on anatomy, lectures on pathology, lectures on physiology, lectures on pharmacy, lectures on botany and clinical medicine, and therapeutics, without counting hygiene and materia medica—all names of whose etymologies he was ignorant, and that were to him as so many doors to sanctuaries filled with magnificent darkness.†   (source)
  • G—, calm, his body almost upright, his voice vibrating, was one of those octogenarians who form the subject of astonishment to the physiologist.†   (source)
  • Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology; psychology, mesmerism (with intent to show where our spoons are gone); and anatomy and physiology become phrenology and palmistry.†   (source)
  • At the point of this story which we have now reached, a little of Father Fauchelevent's physiology becomes useful.†   (source)
  • If men descended from the apes at an unknown period of time, that is as comprehensible as that they were made from a handful of earth at a certain period of time (in the first case the unknown quantity is the time, in the second case it is the origin); and the question of how man's consciousness of freedom is to be reconciled with the law of necessity to which he is subject cannot be solved by comparative physiology and zoology, for in a frog, a rabbit, or an ape, we can observe only the muscular nervous activity, but in man we observe consciousness as well as the muscular and nervous activity.†   (source)
  • A physiologist might have studied in him the growing symptoms of that febrile absorption known to, and classified by, science, and which is to suffering what voluptuousness is to pleasure.†   (source)
  • Grave and obscure questions, to the last of which every physiologist would probably have responded no, and that without hesitation, had he beheld at Toulon, during the hours of repose, which were for Jean Valjean hours of revery, this gloomy galley-slave, seated with folded arms upon the bar of some capstan, with the end of his chain thrust into his pocket to prevent its dragging, serious, silent, and thoughtful, a pariah of the laws which regarded the man with wrath, condemned by civilization, and regarding heaven with severity.†   (source)
  • Man's physiology complete, from top to toe, I sing.†   (source)
  • As a physiologist he believed in the artificial placation of malignant agencies chiefly operative during somnolence.†   (source)
  • Of physiology from top to toe I sing,
    Not physiognomy alone nor brain alone is worthy for the Muse, I say
    the Form complete is worthier far,
    The Female equally with the Male I sing.†   (source)
  • Have you learn'd the physiology, phrenology, politics, geography,
    pride, freedom, friendship of the land?†   (source)
  • Mediums
    They shall arise in the States,
    They shall report Nature, laws, physiology, and happiness,
    They shall illustrate Democracy and the kosmos,
    They shall be alimentive, amative, perceptive,
    They shall be complete women and men, their pose brawny and supple,
    their drink water, their blood clean and clear,
    They shall fully enjoy materialism and the sight of products, they
    shall enjoy the sight of the beef, lumber, bread-stuffs, of
    Chicago the great city.†   (source)
  • of ages that men and women like us grew up and
    travel'd their course and pass'd on,
    What vast-built cities, what orderly republics, what pastoral tribes
    and nomads,
    What histories, rulers, heroes, perhaps transcending all others,
    What laws, customs, wealth, arts, traditions,
    What sort of marriage, what costumes, what physiology and phrenology,
    What of liberty and slavery among them, what they thought of death
    and the soul,
    Who were witty and wise, who beautiful and poetic, who brutish and
    Not a mark, not a record remains—and yet all remains.†   (source)
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