Definition of Skeined
1. skein [v] - See also: skein
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Literary usage of Skeined
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Text-book of Pathology by Alfred Stengel, Herbert Fox (1915)
"skeined Cells. — The method of vital staining that has been ... A certain proportion of the erythrocytes are found to present a skeined or reticulated ..."
2. Hobson-Jobson: A Glossary of Colloquial Anglo-Indian Words and Phrases, and by Henry Yule, Arthur Coke Burnell, William Crooke (1903)
"In Tel. a collection of b'O threads and in Tarn, of 120 threads skeined, ready for the formation of the warp for weaving. Л cloth is denominated 10, 12, 11, ..."
3. A Manual of Practical Laboratory Diagnosis by Lewis Webb Hill (1916)
"Cells of somewhat the same appearance as the preceding, only 4 or 5 times as large. 8. skeined Forms. Cells which when stained with brilliant cresyl blue, ..."
4. The Medical Clinics of North America by Richard J. Havel, K. Patrick Ober (1918)
"This method of staining is also very valuable for demonstrating the reticulated red cells or skeined cells, which are young red cells and normally form ..."
5. Journal by Royal Society of Arts (Great Britain) (1873)
"Neither the French nor the Germans have yet attained to the perfection the English bave done in making what is technically termed '' large-skeined sewings," ..."
6. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1806)
"The only enjoyment he skeined to have was in books, and the society of a very few old friends. It i» impossible to read the melancholy picture which he ..."