Definition of Hempseeds
1. hempseed [n] - See also: hempseed
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Literary usage of Hempseeds
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The American Journal of Education by Henry Barnard (1858)
"QQf pital, in Breslau, was all full of " groat lice as large as hempseeds,") still provision was made even for the requisite medicinal assistance. ..."
2. Journal of Pathology and Bacteriology by Pathological Society of Great Britain and Ireland (1901)
"... in other places finely granular, with here and there mammillary eminences of the size of hempseeds or larger, which are paler than the adjoining tissue. ..."
3. Transactions of the Association of American Physicians by Association of American Physicians (1895)
"None as large as a pea, was obtained, but some as large as two or three hempseeds moulded together. The larger masses were formed of conglomerations of ..."
4. The study of medicine by John Mason Good, Samuel Cooper (1829)
"... generally of a grayish-brown colour, and made up of numerous small cohering spherules, and have sometimes a polished surface, and resemble hempseeds. ..."
5. A Treatise on Ruptures by William Lawrence (1838)
"The latter had its origin within the aperture, was surmounted irregularly with small tubercles, rather larger than hempseeds, and covered with a mucous ..."
6. Journal of Anatomy and Physiology by Anatomical Society of Great Britain and Ireland (1893)
"On the left aspect of this membrane are situate three rounded or oval bodies,1 about the size of hempseeds or larger, sessile, firm, and covered by same ..."