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Cells that line the respiratory tract and their hairlike protrusions called cilia help clear airways of inhaled particles and pathogens.
The mantle cavity is also closed with the exception of a small hole left for the protrusion of the small foot.
THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The hole in the shell serves for the protrusion of a pedicel or foot by means of which the animal is enabled to attach itself.
THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
No doubt the protrusion of the cirri effectively aids the act of opening.
Perhaps I have blundered about Primula; but certainly not about mere protrusion of pollen-tubes.
The complication which makes the accident so unfortunate for the patient is the protrusion of the intestines.
There is noticeable distension of the joint capsule—a characteristic pendant pouching protrusion.
LAMENESS OF THE HORSEJOHN VICTOR LACROIX
We shall by-and-by see that the protrusion of some of the mountain ranges was not completed, or did not stop, at that period.
A slight protrusion of his lower jaw had given the cigar an upward tilt under the black mustache.
The remaining quarter of the shield is hyperbolic in form with a small lozenge-shaped protrusion at the focus.
THE MANBOS OF MINDANOJOHN M. GARVAN

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