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vomitorium

A Vomitory in an ancient Roman theater or amphitheater.
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It is all very similar to what the Colosseum must have been like (including even the food), except that in Sydney there are plenty of lavatories, and four elegant spiral vomitoria (two on each side) down the ramps of which the crowds depart at the end of the shows.
Localisation of sulfakinin neuronal pathways in the blowfly Calliphora vomitoria.
98) He found that the Kauwolfia vomitoria extract (also called BG-8) was slightly better in hormone related cancers, while pao pereira (also called PB-100) was capable of crossing the blood-brain barrier and therefore might be helpful in brain cancer.
yaupon holly, Ilex vomitoria Aiton; wild coffee, Psychotria nervosa Swartz; Bahama wild coffee, P.
It is called Homo sapiens, Lepidium sativum and Calliphora vomitoria (Human, Cress and Bluebottle).
The entrance is heraldically framed by the stubby rounded shapes of the vomitoria, clad in dark blue metal over red brick plinths.
The use of mitochondrial cytochrome oxidase I gene (COI) to differentiate two UK blowfly species-Calliphora vicina and Calliphora vomitoria.
A series of cell-free in vitro assays were also performed that shed new light on the mechanism of action of pao pereira (Geissospermum laeve) and Rauwolfia vomitoria extracts.
The painting titled Homo sapiens, Lepidium sativum and Calliphora vomitoria - Latin for Human, Cress and Bluebottle - depicts him bare-chested and with a fly on his shoulder to show he is mortal like the rest of us.