arch pattern

arch pattern

[′ärch ‚pad·ərn]
(forensic science)
A fingerprint pattern in which ridges enter on one side of the impression, form a wave or angular upthrust, and flow out the other side.
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The present study showed an increased arch pattern in the fingertips in both hands in carcinoma breast cases and was statistically significant in conformity with Oladipo (4) Shivaji (5) Kavita6 and Aprajitha.
An increase in the arch pattern, low pattern intensity in hands, a decreased total and absolute finger ridge count, a decreased a-b ridge count in the left hand and a decreased ATD angle were significantly associated with carcinoma breast.
The juxtaposition of the contemporary and the ancient is, somehow, a mutually beneficial fit, aided by the repetitive arch pattern von Heyl used as the base for her painting.
10) Higher arch pattern in this study was also observed by Purandare.
In this study, a higher frequency of ulnar loop and arch patterns in male children and a lower frequency of whorls were observed.
Male children Arch pattern showed higher frequency in digit I, V of left hand and digits IV and I of right hand.
Arch pattern frequency was lower in digits I, III, IV and V of left hand and digit III of right hand.
Table 4 shows there is no significant change in arch pattern in pulmonary tuberculosis patients (4.
Arch pattern was also increased in group 'A' and 'B' as compared to group 'C'.
The frequency distribution of arch pattern is also increased in cleft lip with or without cleft palate and isolated cleft palate cases as compared to the control group C.
Gillian Gregory's choreography keeps the chorus of servants strutting about in predictably arch patterns, to which Hall, bless her, merely looks on.