Maybe he had swallowed her story.
Finally he swallowed and spoke.
He glanced at his watch and swallowed before answering.
She swallowed down a sob.
Sofia swallowed hard at the sight of so many vamps milling around.
I closed my eyes and swallowed my sobs on the short trip to the police facility.
He swallowed his food.
Allen swallowed audibly, but Giddon shifted his focus to Lisa.
She swallowed her other questions and twisted her hands in her lap, distraught.
She swallowed hard and held out her hand to another woman in red.
Allen swallowed again, almost cringing as he licked his lips and turned desperate eyes on Lisa.
She swallowed hard, willing herself to remember that she was meant for Gabriel, even if it was Darkyn's name on her back.
She swallowed down her throbbing heart.
One thought emerged, fed by urgency that was quickly swallowed by cool magic.
She swallowed hard and looked into his dark eyes again.
The aunt coughed, swallowed, and said in French that she was very pleased to see Helene, then she turned to Pierre with the same words of welcome and the same look.
Yully swallowed hard and steadied herself.
Deidre swallowed hard, images from her nightmares returning.
I'm French, he said and swallowed one whole.
She swallowed hard, uncomfortable with playing the role of judge and jury.
She swallowed down a lump in her throat.
"You look like the cat that swallowed the canary," he said, giving her a puzzled look.
Tears weren't far away as she swallowed what remained in her glass and poured another.
Finally he swallowed and nodded.
He shook his head, declining to answer until he had swallowed the food in his mouth.
She swallowed hard to keep tears from forming.
It tasted like a plain jelly bean, until she swallowed, when it felt like a stream of water spilled from the back of her mouth to her gullet.
He sucked and swallowed the cold snow, his lips quivered but his eyes, still smiling, glittered with effort and exasperation as he mustered his remaining strength.
Deidre swallowed hard, wanting to chase after him but unsettled by his anger and the changes in him.
Unable to process what was before her, Deidre closed the door and swallowed hard.
The flames swallowed it.
Deidre swallowed hard and nodded, reining in her panic.
"This is heavenly!" she exclaimed when she'd swallowed her first bite.
"Wait for –" Cora's words were swallowed by the shock of the cold water.
She nodded and swallowed then motioned him away from the lake, towards the trees.
She swallowed hard and gazed at the charts on the wall.
Before they hit the concrete, darkness swallowed them, and they fell through a cold, damp place punctuated by strange yellow doors.
Pensive, he swallowed hard and finally admitted that he didn't want her to be his by obligation, the way he'd been enslaved to past-Deidre.
She swallowed hard at the question, panic fluttering through her.
She swallowed hard, not wanting to break down in front of them.
She swallowed a refusal at the expression on his face.
In spite of the many pills she swallowed and the drops and powders out of the little bottles and boxes of which Madame Schoss who was fond of such things made a large collection, and in spite of being deprived of the country life to which she was accustomed, youth prevailed.
She swallowed hard and avoided his gaze.
She swallowed down a lump of fear.
her voice caught and she swallowed down a lump in her throat.
Wasting no time, she jabbed her left foot in the stirrup and lifted her hand to be swallowed in his.
When I swallowed, my assailant was jamming in his knife anew.
Her chin trembled as guilt flowed over her and she swallowed hard, nodding.
Sofi watched him go and swallowed hard.
And then the sea swallowed them.
She gasped as the mist swallowed his body and paused at Dusty's, creeping up his boot without harming him.
Dusty fell, and the mist swallowed Jonny.
She swallowed hard and nodded, struggling to control the strange sense of desire bubbling uncontrolled within her.
Sofia swallowed a retort.
He winked and swallowed another.
"I'm, uh …" she swallowed, tears blurring her vision.
She swallowed hard and nodded.
She swallowed the few drops.
"So at any point up until then, you could've …" She swallowed hard.
She swallowed down a crisp reply.
She kicked and fought, unable to escape his grip when the cold in-between world swallowed her.
He steadied her with one hand, and a second later the cool dampness of the shadow world swallowed her.
The shadow world swallowed her in its fog.
Shocked, Katie hesitated and then took it, the sugary taste soothing her headache as she swallowed.
Rhyn, whose large hands all but swallowed the tea cup, had made an attempt to be civilized.
Jade swallowed hard, still hurt from his last night with Darkyn.
She swallowed a sob as she realized just how badly someone wanted her dead.
His destination, the cave hidden at the end of the draw where he'd left nishani, had been swallowed.
When he finished the chores, he swallowed three aspirins and went outside to shovel the accumulating snow, hoping further activity might dissipate the anger he felt, not only at Shipton, but at himself for losing it in so public and childish manner.
He felt as if he had swallowed the contents of an ashbin while embers still lived.
The ache returned to his jaw as he swallowed venom, and the fangs painfully emerged.
Claudia swallowed hard and whispered, "Oh yes."
He met her eyes, then closed his and swallowed hard, fighting back tears.
He closed his eyes tightly and swallowed around the lump in his throat.
He took a bite of food, obviously savoring its flavor before he swallowed.
She swallowed a bitter response.
She swallowed down a lump in her throat and tore her gaze from his.
She wiped sweaty palms on her jeans and swallowed a lump in her throat.
She swallowed down a surge of excitement.
She swallowed down a sob and wiped her eyes free of tears.
The forest swallowed the city before she could orient herself.
Katie swallowed hard and finally put it on, feeling even more nauseous about the idea of wearing souls around her neck.
She pushed herself up, reaching into a pocket for a food and water cube. Gabriel took her arm and pulled her to her feet. She nearly choked on the cubes and swallowed them whole, struggling to keep up with the death-dealer as he darted into the forest.
The smile on Dean's face made Fred wonder which cat swallowed which canary.
He shrugged and swallowed the last bite of his sandwich.
She shook her head and swallowed a bite.
He swallowed a bite and chuckled.
He took a bite of his sandwich and swallowed before he continued.
He had swallowed pride when he found the pregnancy test strip, and then again when she wanted to work in the nursery at church.
Darkness swallowed him before he could figure it out.
"No, don't—" Charles' warning was swallowed as Darian relaxed enough for his magic to carry them to the Others.
I meant to say, you probably know a lot more than I do because I've been with one woman only, he said when he'd swallowed.
Bianca swallowed hard, reminded of her time being bled near death by the former Black God and his son.
Jenn snorted and swallowed hard.
He was swallowed by the dark forest before she could return the wave.
Black pupils swallowed the color of her eyes.
The beam was swallowed by the catacombs, and it was still too dark around her to see how large the underground world was.
Memon, obsessed with the writhing creature, unhinged his jaw and swallowed it slowly, his eyes closed.
The phone could have been replaced and she could have swallowed her pride.
She daubed her eyes with a tissue and swallowed a sob - if she could speak the words.
He started to speak once and then swallowed.
She swallowed a sob, wiping her face with the rag.
He looked away and swallowed hard.
She swallowed hard and stared at him.
He casually spooned a bite of potato salad into his mouth and methodically chewed and swallowed it.
She swallowed down a lump in her throat and took a step closer to the door.
She swallowed a lump in her throat.
All that talk about purity - and I swallowed it hook, line and sinker.
She swallowed to remove the lump in her throat and looked away.
The elevator door opened and he stepped inside, swallowed by its stainless steel walls.
Xander swallowed hard with a nod.
She swallowed hard without responding.
She swallowed hard and crossed her arms to keep him from seeing her hands tremble.
She swallowed her laughter.
Her head dropped back, and she swallowed hard.
It swallowed her senses, but she wasn't about to lose complete control to someone like Xander.
She swallowed hard and set down the phone.
She sniffed and swallowed hard before nodding.
However large the wealth he brought back from India, all was swallowed up in defraying the expenses of his trial.
They too were once vortices, swallowed up by some other, which at a later day fell a victim to the sweep of our sun.
(I) In the former class the eggs are extruded with the faeces, and the young become fully formed within the egg, and when accidentally swallowed by their host are liberated by the solvent action of the gastric juice and complete their development.
The parasite effects a lodgment in the host either by invading it as a free-swimming planula, or, apparently, in other cases, as a spore-embryo which is captured and swallowed as food by the host.
If it be absorbed from a surgical dressing there are no irritant symptoms, but when the acid is swallowed in concentrated form, symptoms of gastro-intestinal irritation occur.
If the acid has been swallowed, wash out the stomach and give chalk, the carbolate of calcium being insoluble.
The story of the baetylus, or stone swallowed by Saturn under the belief that it was his son, the Cretan Zeus, seems to cover the same idea and has been derived from the same Semitic word.
Biisgen that the sweet secretion (honey-dew) of the aphids is not derived, as generally believed, from the paired cornicles on the fifth abdominal segment, but from the intestine, whence it exudes in drops and is swallowed by the ants.
The arrested embryos or eggs are then swallowed and digested by those in the same capsule which have advanced in development.
The god Lug is represented as having been swallowed in a draught of wine by his mother Dechtire, sister of Conchobar, who was king of Ulster.
There was a tradition in antiquity that the city of Tantalus had been swallowed up in a lake on the mountain; but the legend may, as Ramsay thinks, have been suggested by the vast ravine which yawns beneath the acropolis.
By this time the embryo has all the organs of the adult perfected save only the reproductive; these develop only when the first host is swallowed by the second or final host, in which case the parasite attaches itself to the wall of the alimentary canal and becomes adult.
Salicylic acid is a powerful irritant when inhaled or swallowed in a concentrated form, and even when much diluted it causes pain, nausea and vomiting.
(From Bosio.) The subjects, beginning at the top and going to the right, are-- (I) The paralytic carrying his (5) Jonah swallowed by the fish.
In consequence of the piling up of the exterior public debt as described above, it amounted after the issue of " general debt " in 1875 to £T1 9 o,750,000, and swallowed up annually upwards of Tio,000,000, or nearly half the revenue of the empire as it was then constituted.
According to the legend, her father Zeus swallowed his wife Metis ("counsel"), when pregnant with Athena, since he had been warned that his children by her might prove stronger than himself and dethrone him.
These show that the very few facts known with certainty were freely supplemented by a number of ill-founded conjectures, and sometimes even by " figments and falsehoods, which in the earliest times, no less than nowadays, used to be put forth by raw smatterers and copyists to be swallowed of men."
Beyond the walls lay the burghs of Calton, Easter and Wester Portsburgh, the villages of St Cuthbert's, Moutrie'sHill,Broughton,Canonmills, SilvermillsandDeanhaugh - all successively swallowed up in the extension of the modern city.
In Natal practically the whole of the available defence force was swallowed up by the steady success of the invasion; on the western frontier two British towns were isolated and besieged; and Boer commandos were on the point of invading Cape Colony, where the Dutch population seemed on the verge of rebellion.
Except a division from Egypt, coming to fight on foot, no reinforcements were on the way, and the last of the five divisions from England, the 54th, had been swallowed up at Suvla.
The latter are almost invariably swallowed by their host in an immature state with its food, and from the stomach or intestine they work their way into the lungs, liver, body-cavity or blood vessels.
(1) An area of over 1,200,000 acres swallowed up by the sea.
The prey is always swallowed entire, and, as its girth generally much exceeds that of the snake, the progress of deglutition is very laborious and slow.
As all these animals are killed by the poison of the snake before they are swallowed, and as their muscles are perfectly relaxed, their armature is harmless to the snake, which begins to swallow its prey from the head, and depresses the spines as deglutition proceeds.
He was pursued by Hyrieus, and swallowed up by the earth in the grove of Lebadeia.
Two days after it swallowed 62 and would probably have eaten as many every day could they have been procured.
Such petitions as the above are common in the more ancient of the Christian cults, and are all alike inspired by the idea that a spirit or divine virtue can be confined in material objects which are to be brought into contact with or swallowed by men and animals.
The greater part of Nestorian Christendom was now swallowed up by Islam, so that only remnants of this once extensive church have survived until modern times.
The embryo passes through three stages - (I) still enclosed within the egg and living on its own yolk; (2) free, within the vitelline mass, which is directly swallowed by the mouth; (3) there is no more vitelline mass, but the embryo is possessed of long external gills, which serve for an exchange of nutritive fluid through the maternal uterus, these gills functioning in the same way as the chorionic villi of the mammalian egg.
on the head protect them from being swallowed by snakes.
In that moment it enjoys the highest indescribable bliss; it is as it were swallowed up of divinity, bathed in the light of eternity.'
This magic bond was too strong for him until Ragnarok (Judgment Day), when he escaped and swallowed Odin and was in turn slain by Vidar, the latter's son.
In two families motile articulated rods occur; in Triarthridae they probably simply expand the dimensions of the body in adaptation to life at the surface; or as a protection against being swallowed by their smaller foes.
For there is a corporeal chewing, by which food is taken into the mouth by man, bruised with the teeth and swallowed down into the belly..
When swallowed it rapidly causes a great increase in the salivary secretion, being one of the most powerful sialogogues known.
In south-eastern Europe also the Teutonic elements were swallowed up by the native and Slavonic populations, though a small remnant lingered in the Crimea until probably the 17th century.
33) relates that a small island called Chryse, off the Lemnian coast, was swallowed up by the sea.
On the other hand, recovery has taken place after 5 and to and even 20 grains have been swallowed, but in the latter case an emetic was at once administered.
There is no mention in the canon as to how or when Devadatta died; but the commentary on the Jataka, written in the 5th century A.D., has preserved a tradition that he was swallowed up by the earth near Savatthi, when on his way to ask pardon of the Buddha (Jataka, iv.
The attack on Thebes was repulsed, and during the flight the earth opened and swallowed up Amphiaraus together with his chariot.
The short-lived Ligurian republic was soon swallowed up in the French empire, not, however, until Genoa had been made to experience, by the terrible privations of the siege when Massena held the city against the Austrians (1800), all that was meant by a participation in the vicissitudes of the French Revolution.
The revolution in Turkey had entirely changed the face of the Eastern Question; the problem of Macedonian reform was swallowed up in that of the reform of the Ottoman empire generally, there was even a danger that a rejuvenated Turkey might in time lay claim to the provinces occupied by Austria-Hungary under the treaty of Berlin; in any case, the position of these provinces, governed autocratically from Vienna, between a constitutional Turkey and a constitutional Austria-Hungary, would have been highly anomalous.
When the creature has swallowed the spiked bait it keeps its jaws so firmly closed that it can be dragged out of the water.
In this way both Buddhism (q.v.) and Jains have almost been swallowed up by Hinduism; Sikhism (q.v.) is only preserved by the military requirements of the British, and even the antagonism between Hindu and Mahommedan is much less acute than it used to be.
The narrator considered that Israel had to be a prophet to the "nations" at large, that Israel had, like Jonah, neglected its duty and for its punishment was "swallowed up" in foreign lands.
For the "great fish" is ultimately Tiamat, the dragon of chaos, represented historically by Nebuchadrezzar, by whom for a time God permitted or "appointed" Israel to be swallowed up.
Swift of flight, powerfully armed, but above all endowed with extraordinary courage, they pursue their weaker cousins, making the latter disgorge their already swallowed prey, which is nimbly caught before it reaches the water; and this habit, often observed by sailors and fishermen, has made these predatory, and parasitic birds locally known as "Teasers," "Boatswains," 2 and, from a misconception of their 1 Thus written by Hoier (circa 1604) as that of a Faeroese bird (hodie Skuir) an example of which he sent to Clusius (Exotic. Auctarium, p. 367).
For these conditions it is administered in the form of a lozenge, but may also be swallowed in solution, as it is excreted by the saliva and so reaches the diseased surface.
Verse 5, perhaps: " He swallowed me up " (Jer.
We now come to a new period in Persian history, when the numerous, petty dynasties which succeeded the Seliuks were all swallowed up in the great Mongcl invasion.
Flatulent distension in the stomach or bowels is partly due to air which has been swallowed and partly to gas which has been formed by the decomposition of food.
Tartar emetic (antimony tartrate) when swallowed, acts directly on the wall of the stomach, producing vomiting, and after absorption continues this effect by its action on the medulla.
The hard, indigestible seed swallowed by the guacharo are found in quantities on the floor and the ledges of the caverns it frequents, where many of them for a time vegetate, the plants thus growing being etiolated from want of light, and, according to travellers, forming a singular feature of the gloomy scene which these places present.
The patient who has swallowed a toxic or lethal dose of laudanum, for instance, usually passes at once into the narcotic state, without any prior excitement.
The smoke is swallowed, and is exhaled through both the mouth and the nose."
Yet before twenty years had passed Achin had not only gained independence, but had swallowed up all other states of northern Sumatra.
the title c.µno-Tns given to Dionysus in certain places, probably pointing to human sacrifice.) To connect this with the myth of the Theban birth of Dionysus, it is said that Zeus gave the child's heart to Semele, or himself swallowed it and gave birth to the new Dionysus (called Iacchus from his worshippers' cry of rejoicing), who was cradled and swung in a winnowing fan (Xikvos; see J.
In addition to the actual mortality it inflicted, the plague caused an exodus of the population from the island, disorganized the labour at the docks and in the mills, and swallowed up large sums which were spent by the municipality on plague operations and sanitary improvements.
They may have been swallowed several hours before symptoms of acute poisoning show themselves, with nausea and vomiting, and a burning in the oesophagus, stomach and abdomen.
Death has occurred in a child from the ingestion of half a teaspoonful of the strong acid, but recovery is recorded after half an ounce had been swallowed.
His old enmity takes up for the house of Lancaster was completely swallowed the cause up in his new grudge against the king that he had made.
(57 0 -535 B.C.) is said to have been found at Philae, and it is possible that there were still older buildings which have been swallowed up in later constructions.
The basin of the Tarim contains, indeed, numerous other streams, most of them summer torrents seaming the flanks of the encircling mountains, but once no doubt affluents of the Tarim, though now all swallowed up in the desert soon after quitting the shelter of the mountains.
From the statements of older travellers, like the Venetian Marco Polo (13th century) and the Chinese pilgrim Hsiian Tsang (7th century), as well as from other data, it is perfectly evident, not only that this country is suffering from a progressive desiccation, but that the sands have actually swallowed up cultivated areas within the historical period.
In Greek mythology the term was specially applied to the stone supposed to have been swallowed by Cronus (who feared misfortune from his own children) in mistake for his infant son Zeus, for whom it had been substituted by Uranus and Gaea, his wife's parents (Etymologicum Magnum, s.v.).
Where his hand reached Henry had little difficulty in suppressing the monasteries or taking their lands, which Irish chiefs swallowed as greedily as men of English blood.
Max Muller says (speaking of the Greeks), " their poets had an instinctive aversion to everything excessive or monstrous, yet they would relate of their gods what would make the most savage of Red Indians creep and shudder " - stories, that is, of the cannibalism of Demeter, of the mutilation of Uranus, the cannibalism of Cronus, who swallowed his own children, and the like.
The Mantis (like Poseidon, Hades, Metis and other Greek gods)was once swallowed, but disgorged alive.
All these Cronus swallowed; and this " swallow-myth " occurs in Australia, among the Bushmen, in Guiana, in Brittany (where Gargantua did the swallow-trick) and elsewhere.
The patient suffers from intense thirst, which cannot be relieved, as drinking is immediately followed by rejection of the swallowed fluid.
The larvae of this worm are also directly swallowed, and infection probably takes place through water, or possibly through lettuces and watercress.
As the minister of an ambitious and magnificent king, Colbert was under the hard necessity of sacrificing everything to the wars in Flanders and the pomp of Versailles a gulf which swallowed up all the countrys wealth;and, amid a society which might be supposed submissively docile to the wishes of Louis XIV., he had to retain the most absurd financial laws, making the burden of taxation weigh heaviest on those who had no other resources than their labor, whilst landed property escaped free of charge.
Thus Spain swallowed up the soldiers who were wanted for Napoleons other fields of battle, and they had to be replaced by forced levies.
This work is partly carried out beneath the surface and partly on the surface, upon which the worms wander at night and eject the swallowed and triturated earth; frequently castings of some height are formed of coiled ropes of agglutinated particles of mould.
31), Tantalis, afterwards swallowed up by earthquake in the pool Sale or Saloe, was the ancient name of Sipylus and "the capital of Maeonia" (Paus.
When drugs are swallowed no absorption may take place from the alimentary canal; but, as a rule, they pass from there into the blood.
Locally they cause considerable irritation, and when swallowed in concentrated solution may cause vomiting.
When swallowed in small doses they slightly irritate the mouth and gastric mucous membrane, increasing the secretions and producing a feeling of warmth.
The effects of its absorption, whether it be swallowed or smoked, vary within wide limits in different individuals and races.
He it was who, when Zeus had changed his wife into a fly, and swallowed her, broke open the god's head and let out his daughter Athena.
She swallowed a sob as Sarah's response came.
Something metallic touched her lips and she swallowed tepid water.
I hastily swallowed my anger.
"I'm, uh â€¦" she swallowed, tears blurring her vision.
"So at any point up until then, you could've â€¦" She swallowed hard.
"Wait for â€“" Cora's words were swallowed by the shock of the cold water.
"No, don'tâ€”" Charles' warning was swallowed as Darian relaxed enough for his magic to carry them to the Others.
Shown a sample of yellow arsenic, he took it in his hand and swallowed it.
This was the sort of story the Germans wished to be true and they always swallowed it, even those who looked most brutal.
I decided this might be the way to go after having my front wheel swallowed axel deep by a braking bump (MID BERM!
METHODS OF USE: Swallowed, usually taking a small capful.
cilium hairs, called cilia, move the mucus to the back of the throat where it is swallowed.
dysentery bacteria must be swallowed to cause disease.
gurgleink Chris nearly swallowed his tongue, judging by the gurgling noises coming from the back.
A soft feed and soaked hay is preferable as this can be swallowed easier.
An Austrian circus dwarf died recently when he bounced sideways from a trampoline and was swallowed by a hippopotamus.
It is primarily insectivorous taking its prey, which is swallowed whole, from the ground.
The Kitchen Bar however will suffer the ultimate insult, swallowed up to reappear in the bowels of the Victoria Square.
Later, even man's intellect or mind would be swallowed up by the machine theory.
The baby became distressed at the end of the labor and swallowed meconium.
oesophagusion helps to break up the food enabling it to be swallowed and enter the esophagus.
overheating Chinese economy isn't just gobbling steel, all raw materials are being swallowed with gusto.
The Ottoman Empire had swallowed a great deal of the Middle East and the Turkish overlords were not welcome in that region.
Foreign cells are also swallowed by cells called phagocytes.
We walked quickly to the place where the vertical shaft swallowed the ground, and I was relieved to see the planking still intact.
If you suspect someone has swallowed a poison or an overdose of drugs and they appear to be unconscious, try to rouse them.
I'm wearing the cloak, I've slipped on the ring, I've swallowed the magic potion.
Swallowed infected sputum has resulted in spread to the Peyer's patches of the ileum.
swallowed by a whale because a whale's throat is too small.
swallowed by a huge fish.
swallowed whole with plenty of water.
Their problems seemed to begin when their daughter, Iris, accidentally swallowed an Ecstasy tablet while attending a birthday party with her mother.
swallowed nervously, and knocked on the door.
swallowed hard to see Jesus with these others.
swallowed up to reappear in the bowels of the Victoria Square.
wheezed up and croaked He's swallowed so much sand His blinking carburetors choked!
Chemistry and biology are alike swallowed up in the one science of physics, and reduced to a problem of mechanism.
Manson and Bancroft suggested that the second host of the parasite is the mosquito or gnat, and for a long time it was thought that they were conveyed to man by the mosquito dying after laying her eggs in water, the larval nematodes escaping from her body and being swallowed by man.
I devoured them like so many novels; and I swallowed with the same voracious appetite the descriptions of India and China, of Mexico and Peru."
Hibil allows himself to be half swallowed by the monster, but is unhurt, and compels his antagonist to recognize the superiority of Mana rabba, the God of light, and to divulge his profoundest secret, the hidden name of darkness.
Again, his inaction during those memorable twelve years (1401-1413) when the Turkish empire, after the collapse at Angora (1402), seemed about to be swallowed up by " the great wolf " Tamerlane, was due entirely to the malice of the Holy See, which, enraged at his endeavours to maintain the independence of the Magyar church against papal aggression (the diet of 1404, on Sigismund's initiative, had declared bulls bestowing Magyar benefices on foreigners, without the royal consent, pernicious and illegal), saddled him with a fresh rebellion and two wars with Venice, resulting ultimately in the total loss of Dalmatia (c. 1430).
When swallowed by the final host such a " cysticercoid" larva evaginates its scolex, throws off its hooked vesicular tail, and begins to bud off proglottides at its free end (fig.
1 Five years later (1678) popular exasperation found a more savage outlet, and greedily swallowed the tales of Titus Oates about a mythical " popish plot."
Religious feeling in the West recoiled from the crucifix as late as the 6th century, and it was equally abhorrent to the Monophysites of the East who regarded the human nature of Christ as swallowed up in the divine.
They are swallowed whole and later any indigestible parts are regurgitated in the form of pellets.
Swallowed infected sputum has resulted in spread to the Peyer 's patches of the ileum.
The teacher told the class that Jonah could n't possibly be swallowed by a whale because a whale 's throat is too small.
One ancient story that sheds light on the dark night is the tale of the hero swallowed by a huge fish.
They should be swallowed whole with plenty of water.
Chapter Three Rukia adjusted the fold of her sash, swallowed nervously, and knocked on the door.
He swallowed hard to see Jesus with these others.
If so, you have swallowed a truckload of nonsense.
The one on the right here is quite nice - the flying camera thing narrowly avoids being swallowed by a venus fly trap !
The poor sandpiper cannot pipe He 's all wheezed up and croaked He 's swallowed so much sand His blinking carburetors choked !
Antifreeze has a sweet smell and is toxic if swallowed.
He was then swallowed by a whale and spent several days inside the whale before being spit out onto shore.
For this reason, select toys that don't have small parts that may be swallowed.
As she licks her fur, some of it is naturally caught on the rough surface of the tongue and is swallowed.
If you use a real Christmas tree, not only is the pine tar toxic to your cats, but the needles are a danger for felines because they could puncture your cat's intestine if swallowed.
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly, by Pam Adams is a beautifully illustrated book of the folk song that many grew up with.
Morris sought to reinstate the traditional quality and craftsmanship in England that had somehow been swallowed up by the sometimes overbearingly ornate style of Victorian furniture.
Acai pills can be quickly swallowed and are ideal for those with on-the-go lifestyles.
Acai in capsule form is readily available at most vitamin outlets and health food stores and can be swallowed very quickly.
Anything sharp, poisonous, or easily swallowed needs to be stored in a safe place.
Consider a dress that hits at the knee or just above so you don't look swallowed up in pink and zebra print.
In 2003, he released his debut album Harmful if Swallowed on the Comedy Central label, which included a DVD of his appearances on Comedy Central.
There was one still in the back of her throat, but she swallowed it before I could get it.
Has your dog eaten regular meals since she swallowed the chicken bone, and has she had at least two normal bowel movements in the week since the incident occurred?
Let your dog close her mouth, but keep her head tilted back slightly until you're sure she's swallowed all of the liquid.
If your dog has had recent contact with other dogs and one night, out of the blue, he sounds like he may have swallowed a goose, he may have kennel cough.
After he has swallowed, praise him for being a brave boy.
Be aware of any tiny components such as earring backs that could get swallowed by very small children.
If the beads are swallowed, children can have difficulty breathing.
The days of simple entertainment seem to be gone, swallowed by pixels, polygons and processing power.
Often described as "long", "lingering" or "crisp", the finish of a wine refers to how long the flavors of the wine linger on the tongue and in the mouth after it is swallowed.
Wine in which the flavors disappear off your palate as soon as it's swallowed is described as short.
Wine connoisseurs use the term length to describe how long the flavors of the wine stay in their mouths after it has been swallowed.
Poisoning occurs when any substance interferes with normal body functions after it is swallowed, inhaled, injected, or absorbed.
Many products used daily in the home are poisonous if swallowed.
Signs that a person has swallowed one of these substances include evidence of an empty container nearby, nausea or vomiting, and burns on the lips and skin around the mouth if the substance is a strong acid or alkali.
Treatment for poisoning depends on the poison swallowed or inhaled.
Tiny hair-like projections on the surface of these passageways slowly sweep the mucus along, out of the lungs and up the trachea to the back of the throat, where it may be swallowed or coughed up.
Adults must keep small, easily swallowed objects such as coins, beads, and hard, round candies away from young children so that they do not try to swallow them.
The contrast liquid can be swallowed or injected, depending on the part of the body being x rayed.
Parents should take a child who is known to have swallowed iron tablets to the doctor or a hospital emergency room for treatment as soon as possible, as an iron overdose is potentially fatal.
The child is known to have inserted a battery into the nose or to have swallowed such a battery or piece of nose jewelry.
Epiglottis-A leaf-like piece of cartilage extending upwards from the larynx, which can close like a lid over the trachea to prevent the airway from receiving any food or liquid being swallowed.
The toys should be washable with no sharp edges and no small parts that could be swallowed or aspirated.
Air breathed in through the mouth travels through the oropharynx, which also carries swallowed food, water, and salivary secretions through the food tube (esophagus) and then into the stomach.
The epiglottis normally prevents substances that have been swallowed, as well as substances that have been regurgitated (vomited), from heading down through the larynx into the lungs.
The epiglottis helps prevent food and other swallowed substances from entering the larynx and the trachea.
Small amounts of the drug are injected or swallowed over a period of hours or a few days or in slowly increasing doses, to reduce sensitivity.
Some children, in particular, get upset stomachs from the infected drainage going down the back of their throats and being swallowed.
Fluticasone propionate (Flonase, Flovent) is reported to be helpful in most cases of EG, if the medicine is swallowed so that it comes directly in contact with the esophageal tissues that are infiltrated by eosinophils.
Foreign bodies may be found in hollow organs (like swallowed batteries in the stomach) or in tissues (like bullets).
In a recent survey of the parents of 1,500 children, 4 percent reported that their children had swallowed a foreign object of some kind.
The highest incidence of swallowed foreign bodies is in children between the ages of six months and four years.
The type of object most frequently swallowed varies somewhat across different historical periods and cultures.
If a swallowed object passes into the stomach, it is unlikely to cause complications unless it is either sharp and pointed in shape or made of a toxic material.
In the case of swallowed objects, the doctor examine the inside of the child's mouth and throat to look for signs of tissue damage and bleeding.
Most foreign bodies swallowed by small children are radiopaque, which means that they show up on a standard x ray.
The person is known or suspected to have swallowed a drug overdose or poisonous substance.
Appendicitis can also be caused by foreign bodies (e.g., intrauterine device or something swallowed), traumatic abdominal injury, or tumors.
The latter should be swallowed whole, never broken into smaller pieces or chewed.
Bleeding usually begins in the upper part of the nose and flows toward the throat and mouth where it is swallowed.
Because of prophesies that he would be overthrown by his sons, as he had overthrown his own father, Cronus swallowed all the children but Zeus.
In a fit of rage, he swallowed all the children.
Many of them have small parts that can be easily swallowed.
As soon as the liquid is swallowed the vitamins are being absorbed by the body.
These forms are very convenient to take as they can be quickly swallowed or mixed in with a shake.
Liquids can be swallowed with little danger of choking.
Costumes with small pieces that can be swallowed or broken are not suitable for younger children.
In addition to illnesses such as colds, viruses, and stomach aches, the site also lists such common concerns as swallowed objects and breath holding!
The challenge is to keep your bigger goals in your mind as you break up the sibling battles, insist the homework gets done, and find yourself swallowed up by worry.
There is also the possibility of cutting the uvula in half, and the risk of jewelry being swallowed.
The scars that form are representational of teeth marks left by the crocodile as it "swallowed" the young man during the course of the ceremony.
Lye can strip paint, burn your skin, damage your eyes and can be fatal if swallowed.
The tablet form can be taken up to two hours after breakfast, and can be halved for dosage modifications as needed, unlike the capsules that need to be swallowed in their entirety.
Carmen swallowed a lump in her throat and blinked tears from her eyes.
The generally recognized principal Avatars do not, however, by any means constitute the only occasions of a direct intercession of the deity in worldly affairs, but - in the same way as to this day the eclipses of the sun and moon are ascribed by the ordinary Hindu to these luminaries being temporarily swallowed by the dragon Rahu (or Graha, " the seizer") - so any uncommon occurrence would be apt to be set down as a special manifestation of divine power; and any man credited with exceptional merit or achievement, or even remarkable for some strange incident connected with his life or death, might ultimately come to be looked upon as a veritable incarnation of the deity, capable of influencing the destinies of man, and might become an object of local adoration or superstitious awe and propitiatory rites to multitudes of people.
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