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There are conditions where the heart and many other organs are functioning relatively well, but the brain is very ill.

During the time of the pharaohs, such funerary vessels were used to store the organs of the deceased.

The Wonder theaters were all built around the same time, and parts for the organs were shipped out as they became available.

Scourges, says Rieff, “are what they represent: wounds to the social organs which are themselves deeply disordered.”

To which one would say: Hmm, the homeless man with perfect organs would have had to have been over 500 years old.

Non-phagocytic leukocytosis is probably due more to stimulation of blood-making organs than to chemotaxis.

This is an idiopathic disease of the blood-making organs, which is accompanied by an enormous increase in number of leukocytes.

It will thus be seen that our average church organ is really made up of three or four smaller organs combined.

The manual compass on these organs seldom extended higher than f2 or g3, though it often went down to GG.

In the middle of the last century all organs were voiced on light wind pressure, mostly from an inch and a half to three inches.


On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to organs, such as: mouthpiece, forum, ministry, agency, member, and instrument.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.