Thesaurus / putrefaction

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Under this head are also rightly ranked the phenomena of putrefaction.

Louis PasteurRen Vallery-Radot

The element which I breathed appeared to have stagnated into noxiousness and putrefaction.

Arthur MervynCharles Brockden Brown

It gives one a shock of surprise to see so rich a garb adorn those workers in putrefaction.

The Life of the FlyJ. Henri Fabre

The Greenlanders consider extreme cold as favorable to putrefaction.

Library NotesA. P. Russell

Experimentally he showed that the presence of the bacilli which produce lactic acid inhibited the process of putrefaction.

One died before the other, and the second "succumbed to infection from putrefaction" a few days later.

Marigolds buried with choking foliage their writhing starry flowers, that already reeked of putrefaction.

The teeth themselves harbor germs which actually infect the food and favor its putrefaction.

Rural HygieneHenry N. Ogden

The most courageous bees came from the belly of a lion in a state of putrefaction.

The Insect WorldLouis Figuier

It is certain that many bodies have been found in a state of putrefaction, and that all the houses of the Ubiriqui are burnt.

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