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  1. The largest and thickest bands of these front body muscles are found over the abdomen, or stomach, where you can feel them thicken and harden when you bend your body forward and pull with your arms, as in hauling on a rope. - "A Handbook of Health", Woods Hutchinson.
  2. The membranes of an osmotic growth thicken with age, and thus oppose to the osmotic exchanges a steadily increasing resistance. - "The Mechanism of Life", Stéphane Leduc.
  3. If these are allowed to thicken, they may be taken out of the water without breaking, and then present the aspect of veritable ooliths. - "The Mechanism of Life", Stéphane Leduc.
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