amplexus


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amplexus

[am′plek·səs]
(botany)
Having the edges of a leaf overlap the edges of a leaf above it in vernation.
(vertebrate zoology)
The copulatory embrace of frogs and toads.
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9, Teratohyla spinosa y Pristimantis parvillus) fueron detectadas en amplexus, lo cual indica que al menos ocho especies estaban en periodo reproductivo durante el mes de Julio de 2006.
In the rape of Deidamia, Achilles had made an attempt to repair the fracture between his concealed gender and his physical persona through sexual aggression (toto pectore veros / admovet amplexus, 1.
Females had large black areas on the middle and posterior portions of their opisthosoma, which result from abrasion during amplexus.
Botton and Loveland (1992) also speculate that an evolutionary advantage might be accrued to females whose size was large enough to tow a male while in amplexus.
There seems to be no selective advantage for larger males because there is no difference in sizes of attached and unattached males and amplexus is not limited to certain sized males (Brockmann 1990, Botton & Loveland 1992, Loveland & Botton 1992).
Vident enim puellas quae dignae fuerunt eximii oratoris amplexu aut divini poetae osculis detrudi ad eos qui ne vitam quidem merebantur .
These include Amplexus Advantage, a fully integrated software solution for wholesale- distribution businesses; E3/Commerce, an order entry module that lets customers enter orders via the Internet 24 hours a day; and Millennium III, a manufacturing and distribution software.
They then battle each other for the best or - ideally for one of them - the sole amplexus position - mounting a female's back and gripping her by the armpits.
Gaudeo tamen uel aspectu solo, et saepe ilium amplexus ac suspirans dico: O magne uir, quam cupide te audirem.
Cui igitur potius eum librum, in quo de utroque vivendi genere disputatur, dedicare debui quam tibi, qui ita utrunque amplexus sis, ut in utroque excellas?