Definition of Pedetic
1. pertaining to pedesis [adj] - See also: pedesis
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Literary usage of Pedetic
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Chemical News and Journal of Industrial Science (1892)
"By WILLIAM RAMSAY, Ph.D., FRS pedetic motion of small particles depends (i) on the size of the particles ; (2) on their density ; (3) on the nature of the ..."
2. The Microscope: An Introduction to Microscopic Methods and to Histology by Simon Henry Gage (1920)
"By the aid of the ultra-microscope it has been shown that the particles in smoke, etc., exhibit the pedetic movement even more strikingly than do those in ..."
3. Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society by Royal Microscopical Society, London (1878)
"With a solution of common soap the pedetic motion becomes considerably more marked than before. I have observed this result not only with china clay and ..."
4. The Microscope: An Introduction to Microscopic Methods and to Histology by Simon Henry Gage (1917)
"The following demonstration shows conclusively that the pedetic motion is real and not illusive (Ranvier, p. 173). Open the abdomen of a dead frog (an ..."
5. The Microscope and Microscopical Methods by Simon Henry Gage (1896)
"Compare the pedetic motion with that of a current by slightly inclining the ... The following demonstration shows conclusively that the pedetic motion is ..."
6. The Journal of Science, and Annals of Astronomy, Biology, Geology by James Samuelson, William Crookes (1878)
"But pedetic motion prevents the formation of groups; it keeps each minute ... Dujardin, indeed, thought that the pedetic motion caused particles to diffuse ..."