By Bill Cole Cliett

"Finnegans Wake" is more than likely a intentionally tough ebook, advanced, complex, imprecise. the explanations for this are varied, yet an enormous reason is Joyce's skill for growing his courageous new paintings from millions of daring new phrases. they're inventive collisions of present phrases, concocted collaborations of multilingual phrases, and combos of either which are the inception of a entire, catholic language all its personal, what's typically known as Wakese. A "Finnegans Wake" Lextionary introduces readers to over 800 of those offbeat, weird and wonderful, bizarre, and approach out phrases, phrases good outdoor our dictionaries, that exist in a literary "langscape" all their very own. and because Joyce intended for his innovations to comprise a number of meanings evocative with elusive allusions, the defintions given listed below are basically the jump-off aspect for a lot extra enjoyable with "Finnegans Wake."

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48 In a brief review of the effects of MHz ultrasound on human platelets, A R. Williams concluded that some form of ultrasonically-induced cavitational activity is the dominant interaction mechanism for in vitro exposures at therapeutic intensities. Preliminary in vivo investigations at similar intensity levels showed no detectable adverse effects on human or rodent platelets ("Interaction of ultrasound with platelets and the blood coagulation system"). Y. S. Wong and D. J. 75 MHz ultrasound on the haemolysis of human erythrocytes in vitro and show that they only observed cell lysis under conditions in which cavitational activity could be detected.

L. Nyborg) plotting the lowest levels at which the bioeffects of ultrasound have been reported or postulated in mammalian tissues up to January 1976. There have, however, been some reports recently on the effects of ultrasound on sister chromatid exchanges (SeE). The results here are contradictory; whereas Morris et al. [Morris SM, Palmer eG, Fry FJ, Johnson LK (1978) Effect of ultrasound on human leucocytes. Sister chromatid exchange analysis. Ultrasound Med Bioi 4: 253-258] are unable to demonstrate an increased incidence of seEs in G human lymphocytes at intensitie~ up to 36 W/cm- 2, Liebeskind et al.

Using a cell culture technique (Balb/c 3D, clone 1-13 cells), the authors test the biological effectiveness of the clinical diagnostic ultrasonic device "Ekoline 20" (Smith-Kline). 4 W em -2. Cells in suspension are exposed to these ultrasound conditions for 30 min. The results are very interesting. Cells studied over a 4-week period show a 15-fold increase in transformation rate as compared to untreated cells. A similar effect is produced by administration of 3 Gy of ionizing radiation. In scanning electron micrographs transformed cells exhibit numerous blebs, rumes, and very prominent microvilli.

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