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But the most fascinating sections are the germinal passages upon which Agee would build and elaborate in the final version.Revisiting James Agee: Discovering the Original ‘Let Us Now Praise Famous Men’|Malcolm Jones|June 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Germinal by Émile Zola My favorite reportorial 19th-century novel.Pulitzer Winner Jennifer Egan’s PEN Festival Book Bag|Jennifer Egan|April 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Thus, great size in an organism is likely to be produced at the expense of the germinal cell-forming molecules.The Making of Species|Douglas Dewar
As the bone grows, the germinal layer of the epidermis grows with it.
From the commencement of the month of Germinal the reorganisation of the army of Italy had proceeded with renewed activity.Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, Complete|Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne
The significance of these differences depends largely on whether they are germinal, or merely the results of social tradition.Applied Eugenics|Paul Popenoe and Roswell Hill Johnson
In the youngest egg which I had, the germinal disc was already divided into four segments by two furrows at right angles.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour