Moreover, he says, the procedure can be repeated if the deadened
nerve ever regenerates and the headaches return.
He said: "It deadened
the pain and I was able to bat without discomfort."
Then one Sunday morning at a coffee shop in the heart of Chicago's Boystown, I read Andrew Sullivan's November 10, 1996, New York Times Magazine cover story, "When Plagues End." He described friends who months before had been "hobbling along, their cheekbones poking out of their skin, their eyes deadened
and looking down." Upon taking these new drugs, they "were suddenly restored into some strange spectacle of health, gazing around as amazed as I was to see them alive."
A: THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, deadens
the neurons in the hippocampus, the part of the brain that's in charge of short-term memory.
Thermal reclamation uses heat to bum off any organic matter attached to the sand grains and depends on a scrubber to knock off deadened
clay and fines.
The key was to isolate the chemical in snail poison that deadens
pain but otherwise leaves the nervous system unharmed.
The totalitarian states have shown that it can be manipulated or deadened
. CS Lewis in Surprised by Joy refers to the `false conscience', which he compares to St Paul's idea of the law.
Unfortunately, the stiff-upper-lip attitude that propelled him to achieve career goals deadens
his writing style.
You can charge and chamber a round five times before you risk a deadened
round that won't fire.
Matt has not had his brain deadened
; he is a favorite of El Patron, reminding him of his lost youth, though the man's nasty, conspiring family hates Matt, considering him 'livestock.'....
Walking to a press briefing along Whitehall that morning was a delightful experience, the noise of the traffic deadened
by the snow and the dark statues of various war leaders given a candy coating of white along their prominent features.
However, there is an underlying earnestness to Common Ground that deadens
Bob Zuppke: Egotism is the anesthetic that deadens
the pain of stupidity.
Optimism and hope become choked and deadened
Buried beneath the dust and ash Of intolerance and hatred.
sound ("thud") may indicate the presence of a crack.