| Agriculture - 1860
...interesting calculation: "I counted the perspiratory pores on the palm of the hand, and found 3,528 **in a square inch. Now, each of these pores being the aperture of a little tube** about a quarter of an inch long, it follows that in a square inch of skin on the pslm of the hand,... | |
| American literature - 1846
...the rest of the organism, I counted the perspiratory pores on the palm of the hand, and found 3,528 **in a square inch. Now, each of these pores being the...tube of about a quarter of an inch long, it follows** iliiit in a square inch of skin on the palm of the hand there exists a length of tube equal to 882... | |
| 1846
...perspiratory pores on the palm of the hand, and found three thousand five hundred and twenty-eight **in a square inch. Now, each of these pores being the...of the hand, there exists a length of tube equal to** eight hundred and eighty-two inches, or seventy-three feet and a half. Surely such an amount of drainage... | |
| William Carus Wilson - 1846
...pores in a square inch on the palm of the hand; and each tube, of which the pore is an opening, being **a quarter of an inch long, it follows, that, in a square inch of skin on the palm of the** hand,there \ exists a length of tube equal to 882 inches, or 73 feet. In other parts of the body the... | |
| John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1846
...the rest of the organism, I counted the perapiratory pores on the palm of the hand, and found 3,528 **in a square inch. Now, each of these pores being the aperture of a little tube of about** n quarter of an inch long, it follows that in a square inch of skin on the palm of the hand there exists... | |
| Calvin Cutter - Anatomy - 1847 - 342 pages
...like an estimate of the value of the perspiratory system, in relation to the rest of the organism, we **counted the perspiratory pores on the palm of the...of these pores being the aperture of a little tube** about a quarter of an inch long, it follows that in a square inch of skin on the palm of the hand there... | |
| Joseph Sparkes Hall - Boots - 1847 - 216 pages
...of the hand, and found 3,528 to the square inch, (on the heel where the ridges are coarser 2,268). **Now each of these pores being the aperture of a little...inch long, it follows that in a square inch of skin,** there exists a length of tube equal to 882 inches, or 73^ feet. Surely, such an amount of drainage... | |
| John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1847
...pores in a square inch on the palm of the hand ; and each tube, of which th pore is an opening, being **a quarter of an inch long it follows, that in a square...palm of the hand, there exists a length of tube equal** 882 inches, 73 feet. In other parts of the body, th pores are not so numerous. " Taking 3800 as a fai... | |
| 1848
...the rest of the organism, I counted the perspiratory pores on the pnlm of the hand, and found 3,528 **in a square inch. Now, each of these pores being the...inch long, it follows that in a square inch of skin** of the palm of the hand there exists a length of tube equal to 882 inches, or 73^ feet. Surely such... | |
| Clifton Cleve - Inventions - 1848 - 66 pages
...palm of the hand, and found 3528 in a square inch ; each of which, being the aperture of a little tube **about a quarter of an inch long, it follows that,...of the hand there exists a length of tube equal to** seventy -three feet and a half." The entire surface of the body, he continues, in a man of ordinary... | |
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