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Other factors being equal, the amount of urea indicates the activity of metabolism.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
After about the forty-fifth year it becomes gradually less; after seventy-five years it is about one-half the amount given.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
In disease, the amount of solids depends mainly upon the activity of metabolism and the ability of the kidneys to excrete.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The amount of the other purin bodies together is about one-tenth that of uric acid.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
For instance, the Limestone Polypody is not happy unless there is a certain amount of lime present in the soil.
HOW TO KNOW THE FERNSS. LEONARD BASTIN
The Act permits member banks to accept an amount of bills not exceeding 50 per cent.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
The amount of the taxed costs is one hundred and thirty-three, six, four, Mr. Perker.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
And the absence of paper and so forth, rendering notebooks costly and rare, made a large amount of memorizing necessary.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
Though the amount played for is serious, a good deal of rather bald conversation and chaff goes on.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Simple constipation and diseases of the large intestine alone do not increase the amount of indican.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD

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