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marrow:

see bone marrowbone marrow,
soft tissue filling the spongy interiors of animal bones. Red marrow is the principal organ that forms blood cells in mammals, including humans (see blood). In children, the bones contain only red marrow.
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marrow

Anatomy the fatty network of connective tissue that fills the cavities of bones
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Smallweed, compelling the attendance of the waitress with one hitch of his eyelash, instantly replies as follows: "Four veals and hams is three, and four potatoes is three and four, and one summer cabbage is three and six, and three marrows is four and six, and six breads is five, and three Cheshires is five and three, and four half-pints of half-and-half is six and three, and four small rums is eight and three, and three Pollys is eight and six.
This must be very flattering to the feelings of the rabbits into whose heads he has thrust pins, to the fowls whose bones he has dyed red, and to the dogs whose spinal marrow he has punched out?
Their parents stuffed the empty sack with three rotten vegetable marrows, an old blacking-brush and two decayed turnips.
One of the rotten marrows came flying through the kitchen window, and hit the youngest Flopsy Bunny.
Objective: The objective of this study was to determine the frequency of bone marrow infiltration along with various histological patterns of bone marrow infiltration in previously diagnosed patients of Non Hodgkin Lymphoma.
com)-- Bone marrow transplantation, also referred as hematopoietic stem cell transplantation is the process of replacing diseased or damaged bone marrow or bone marrow stem cells with healthy tissue.
Objective: To determine the usefulness of bone marrow aspiration and trephine biopsy in evaluation of the bone marrow in routine haematological practice.
INTRODUCTION: Bone marrow is a principal site for blood cell formation and is a major haematopoietic organ.
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But, at only 40 years old, both Joseph and Myrna have survived cancer and bone marrow transplants.
Oocyte generation in adult mammalian ovaries by putative germ cells in bone marrow and peripheral blood.
One of those is bone marrow transplantation, a method used to treat nonsolid tumor cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma, and multiple myeloma.