How to use Excrete in a sentence
These tubes are shown to excrete nitrogenous waste products similar to uric acid.
But the evidence in favour of the view that tapeworms normally excrete toxin into the body of their host in such amount as to occasion disease is not generally accepted as conclusive.
Roots and bacteria also excrete natural chelates to improve the intake of iron.
Many of these pests excrete a sticky, sugary liquid called honeydew.
This means that if you take too much, you will excrete the excess quantity in your urine, or it can potentially cause digestive upset resulting in diarrhea.Advertisement
For every 2 glasses of wine you drink you will excrete 4 glasses urine.
People with heart, kidney, or liver disease are more likely to develop overhydration because their kidneys are unable to excrete water normally.
This light causes changes in how the bilirubin molecule is shaped, which makes it easier to excrete.
It's water soluble and your body should excrete any excess vitamin C, so for most people a vitamin C supplement is safe.
The body must have water to metabolize and excrete fat, and the water that is stored with fat is generally not sufficient to meet this need.Advertisement
People on a low carb diet need to take extra calcium because they excrete more calcium in their urine increasing risk for osteoporosis.
Fish excrete ammonia which is toxic to the fish.
Man and other primates excrete uric acid as the final product of purine catabolism as the result of lacking uricase.
The majority of vaccinated birds did not excrete any virus, the minority excrete any virus, the minority excreted 10,000 to 100,000 times less virus than controls.
They then excrete infective trypanosomes in their feces which enter the blood of a subsequent victim through the bite wound.Advertisement
Instead, the kidneys, acting as regulators, excrete vitamin C causing the need for regular replenishment.
In this event, the sebaceous glands excrete an excess of sebum to the point that it builds up into a waxy plaque on the scalp and sometimes the face.
Aphids often excrete a sweet, sticky substance as they suck sap from your plants.Aphids may be found feeding on your vegetables, shrubs, flowers and trees.
Bt is a naturally occurring soil organism that has the ability to excrete protein crystals that kill certain pest species, such as caterpillars.
Change the pool of water daily because box turtles will sit in the water, drink and then excrete in it.Advertisement
The hyphae will also dissolve their way through a lamella of collodion, paraffin, parchment paper, elder-pith, or even cork or the wing of a fly, to do which it must excrete very different enzymes.
Little is known of the mode of action of bacteria on these plants, but it may be assumed with great confidence that they excrete enzymes and poisons (toxins), which diffuse into the cells and kill them, and that the effects are in principle the same as those of parasitic fungi.
According to Liebig, potassium is the essential alkali of the animal body; and it may be noted that sheep excrete most of the potassium which they take from the land as sweat, one-third of the weight of raw merino consisting of potassium compounds.
Submerged leaves are usually filamentous or narrowly ribbonshaped, thus exposing a large amount of surface to the water, some of the dissolved gases of which they must absorb, and into which they must also excrete certain gases.
The microbes appear in many cases to attract the leucocytes (positive chemiotaxis), but when very virulent they usually repel the leucocytes (negative chemiotaxis) and excrete toxins which kill the leucocytes.Advertisement