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Fibrinous casts are characteristic of fibrinous bronchitis, but may also be found in diphtheria of the smaller bronchi.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
In this case, I suspect, there was co-operant a strongly marked childish characteristic, the love of producing an effect.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
A characteristic which distinguished them and which impressed Mrs. Pontellier most forcibly was their entire absence of prudery.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Most characteristic is the presence of Curschmann's spirals, Charcot-Leyden crystals, and eosinophilic leukocytes.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
When pneumonia occurs during the course of a chronic bronchitis, the characteristic rusty red sputum may not appear.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Mrs. Pontellier was not a woman given to confidences, a characteristic hitherto contrary to her nature.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
This solution will show a characteristic blue fluorescence when quinin is present.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
In this imitative play we see from the first the artistic tendency to set forth what is characteristic in the things represented.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Germany, with characteristic system and detail, provided different kinds of banks to deal with different phases of the situation.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
With a characteristic peculiar slanting motion Edwin nodded.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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