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OTHER WORDS FROM contractilecon·trac·til·i·ty [kon-trak-til-i-tee], /ˌkɒn trækˈtɪl ɪ ti/, nounun·con·trac·tile, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for contractile
In such vessels the contractility is destroyed, the middle coat atrophied and beyond repair.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse|United States Department of Agriculture
A second set of cells should form muscle endowed mainly with contractility.The Whence and the Whither of Man|John Mason Tyler
Galvanism was tried without the patient showing any contractility.
The contractility of the nerves was so strong that it could not be taken from him.Thunder and Lightning|Camille Flammarion
The cell substance is irritable, and is endowed with the power of contractility.The Story of the Living Machine|H. W. Conn