Examples from the Web for afflux
The best mode of exhibiting them, is to tie the vena portæ of a living animal, when they erect themselves by the afflux of blood.
Spirituous drinks occasion an afflux of the gastric juices, become acid, and are absorbed.
The equable warmth of bed was soothing to the nervous system, and solicited the afflux of blood to the surface.
Above, it forms two great folds, which may both be swollen by the afflux of the blood, and acquire considerable size.The Ocean World:|Louis Figuier
The stimulus of melody produced an immediate increase in the afflux of blood to the brain.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 4 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis