Example sentences for: overt

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  • Meticulous oral, nasal, and conjunctival hygiene help to allay concerns overt patient thirst [ 84 ] .

  • Thus, in both nocturnal and diurnal species, per expression in the cortex is maximal in conjunction with the major waking episode [ 37 49 50 ] . Under conditions where the phase (methamphetamine administration, restricted feeding) or distribution (circadian splitting) of locomotor activity is altered, per expression in the cortex parallels the overt rhythm of wakefulness, whereas the circadian oscillation of per gene expression in the SCN remains unaffected [ 49 51 52 ] . Thus, in contrast to its role in the SCN, PER protein in the cortex is not a component of a self-sustaining circadian oscillator [ 53 ] . Instead, per expression in the cortex seems to the follow sleep-wake history, consistent with the hypothesis that it is related to homeostatic regulation of sleep.

  • Most replies envisioned a community of corrupt, childish, lubricious egomaniacs--much like Lord of the Flies , but with overt sex and more guys who look like Piggy.

  • Based on parental reports, one in six United States children has one or more developmental disabilities, from a subtle learning disability to overt behavioral or emotional disorders [58].

  • Hill did not accuse Thomas of a single overt request for sex or a single unwelcome touching.

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