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Caries was a pustular disease, in which bristle-like hairs formed a prominent feature.
GILBERTUS ANGLICUSHENRY EBENEZER HANDERSON
In the best known species, Tilletia caries, they constitute the “bunt” of wheat.
FUNGI: THEIR NATURE AND USESMORDECAI CUBITT COOKE
Bunt is another pest (Tilletia caries) which occupies the whole farinaceous portion of the grains of wheat.
FUNGI: THEIR NATURE AND USESMORDECAI CUBITT COOKE
Caries of the os pedis, of the lateral ligaments of the pedal-joint, or of the lateral cartilages, is a result.
DISEASES OF THE HORSE'S FOOTHARRY CAULTON REEKS
In fact, I have held the opinion, and see no reason to modify it, that calcareous deposits are safeguards against caries.'
DISEASES OF THE HORSE'S FOOTHARRY CAULTON REEKS
If it does not slip but meets with a uniform resistance there is indeed caries, but it is as yet slight.
The flat side is the uppermost, the round side underneath, and the flat or upper side caries the leaf.
Frequently the long process cannot be seen, or it may indeed have already disappeared as a result of caries.
In the course of a chronic middle-ear suppuration, the incus may become exfoliated or gradually disappear as the result of caries.

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