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synonyms for medulla

  • center
  • crux
  • embodiment
  • essence
  • fiber
  • force
  • gist
  • heart
  • importance
  • marrow
  • meat
  • nucleus
  • pulp
  • significance
  • soul
  • strength
  • substance
  • vigor
  • corey
  • sum and substance

antonyms for medulla

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  • enervation
  • exterior
  • exteriority
  • insignificance
  • lethargy
  • outside
  • periphery
  • weakness
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How to use medulla in a sentence

There she studied how organic osmolytes protect the kidney medulla—the inner part of the kidney—from the high levels of salt there that would otherwise destroy DNA and proteins in its cells.
PURSUING DISCOVERY AND DIVERSITY AT THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTHKEN SHULMANJUNE 30, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
One of his works, his ‘Medulla Theologiæ,’ I believe, adorned the walls of the paternal study.
EAST ANGLIAJ. EWING RITCHIE
The actual performance of the action is then taken up by the cerebellum, medulla, and spinal ganglia.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
But they were only stylized gestures leading to conditioned reflexes deep in the medulla.
THE SENSITIVE MANPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
Posteriorly is situated the hind-brain, now consisting of the medulla oblongata and cerebellum.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
In Scyllium, however, indications appear in the hind-brain of its future division into a cerebellum and medulla oblongata.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
The posterior section of the hind-brain which forms the medulla undergoes changes of a somewhat complicated character.
THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
Mens et medulla verbi, mens et voluntas Dei amicta tamen humanis verbis.
HISTORY OF THE GREAT REFORMATION, VOLUME IVJ. H. MERLE D'AUBIGN
"The truth when it refers to private matters is not always to be spoken," reproved Mrs. Medulla.
BEE AND BUTTERFLYLUCY FOSTER MADISON
Mrs. Medulla turned suddenly from her, and laid her hand lightly upon Beatrice's arm.
BEE AND BUTTERFLYLUCY FOSTER MADISON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MEDULLA

  • center
  • corey
  • crux
  • embodiment
  • essence
  • fiber
  • force
  • gist
  • heart
  • importance
  • marrow
  • meat
  • medulla
  • nucleus
  • pulp
  • significance
  • soul
  • strength
  • substance
  • sum and substance
  • vigor
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.