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How to use bone contention in a sentence

I saw this girl, eight or nine years old, all benumbed and nothing but skin and bone.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
He has felt strongly, and he was feeling strongly now; he was feeling passionately—that was my whole contention.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
Large mononuclear leukocytes probably originate in the bone-marrow or spleen.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
That we will, and you never need want, Mark, for I've many a fine bone buried away against old age and rainy weather.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
Myelocytes are the bone-marrow cells from which the corresponding granular leukocytes are developed.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Polymorphonuclear leukocytes are formed in the bone-marrow from neutrophilic myelocytes.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
I knew not that contention could be rendered so sweet and pleasurable a thing to the nerves as I then felt it.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
We were mere atoms in a vast wave of horn and bone and flesh that bore us onward as the tide floats driftwood.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Dorothy had tried her best to relieve Letty of half her burthen, and in return had been made a bone of contention between them.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
Woe is me, my mother: why hast thou borne me a man of strife, a man of contention to all the earth?
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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