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marked by or exhibiting life

constituting or forming part of the essence of something

causing or tending to cause death

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urgently needed

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performing an essential function in the living body

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full of spirit

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manifesting or characteristic of life

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Again, no one will say that rudimentary or atrophied organs are of high physiological or vital importance; yet, undoubtedly, organs in this condition are often of high value in classification.
As in most groups of animals, important organs, such as those for propelling the blood, or for aerating it, or those for propagating the race, are found nearly uniform, they are considered as highly serviceable in classification; but in some groups of animals all these, the most important vital organs, are found to offer characters of quite subordinate value.
The grand necessity, then, for our bodies, is to keep warm, to keep the vital heat in us.
How can a man be a philosopher and not maintain his vital heat by better methods than other men?
There is need for some care if the distinction between mechanical and vital movements is to be made precise.
So, in our instance, the laws of macroscopic phenomena are different for mechanical and vital movements, though the laws of microscopic phenomena may be the same.
Movements produced in this way are vital movements, while mechanical movements are those in which the stored energy of a living body is not involved.
When a psychologist studies behaviour, it is only vital movements that concern him.
We may say that an "instinctive" movement is a vital movement performed by an animal the first time that it finds itself in a novel situation; or, more correctly, one which it would perform if the situation were novel.
Vital Juice's proprietary produce management systems and patent-pending juicing equipment allow Vital Juice to produce fresh, convenient juice options for a national audience without sacrificing quality or consistency.
28 and made public Monday, Vital Express owner Lisa Boaz cited a changing business environment and rising fuel costs for canceling the agreement.
The concept is predicated on the vital area in front of the goal (Diag.
Kop's team recruited 127 adults, none more than 70 years old, who had undergone angioplasty to widen at least one significantly constricted cardiac artery About 2 weeks after successful treatment, each participant completed a questionnaire designed to tap into the three components of vital exhaustion.
Vital Juice uses High Pressure Processing (HPP) to destroy any pathogens and deliver juice that is naturally safe to drink while preserving all of the crucial vitamins, enzymes and nutrients.