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costa

[′käs·tə]
(biology)
A rib or riblike structure.
(botany)
The midrib of a leaf.
(invertebrate zoology)
The anterior vein of an insect's wing.

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A fuselage frame.
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1%) cases in supra costal group where as insignificant calculi in 8(5%) cases and significant calculi in 21(12.
its size, which is larger than that of the members of this clade; the absence of a domed shell; the absence of transversely expanded posterior peripherals; the absence of overlapping of the fourth to seventh marginal scutes on the costal series; the absence of sagittal contact in the last pairs of costal plates).
The phylogenetic distribution of unlobed costal phytoliths suggests that they probably represent the ancestral (plesiomorphic) condition that occurred in the most recent common ancestor of Joinvilleaceae and Poaceae, but was apparently lost in Ecdeiocoleaceae.
La Costal se extiende de un medio hasta tres cuartos de la distancia entre el extremo de la [R.
El osteosarcoma, que es una neoplasia primaria de hueso, se caracteriza por la formacion de tejido osteoide; tambien presenta un comportamiento agresivo y, aunque afecta principalmente a huesos largos, es la segunda lesion maligna mas frecuente localizada en la parrilla costal.
Tabela 1--Analise Cinesiologica do exercicio Puxador Frente Pegada Media Articulacao Classificacao Plano do envolvida Morfologica movimento Gleno-umeral Esferoide Frontal Escapulo- Costal Plana Frontal umero -Ulnar Ginglimo Sagital Articulacao Eixo do envolvida Movimento Gleno-umeral Antero posterior Escapulo- Costal Antero posterior umero -Ulnar Lateral Articulacao Nomenclatura do envolvida movimento Gleno-umeral Aducao do Ombro Escapulo- Costal Rotacao Inferior da Escapula umero -Ulnar Flexao do cotovelo Articulacao envolvida Musculos envolvidos Gleno-umeral Subescapular, triceps cabeca longa, Grande dorsal, redondo maior, coracobraquial.
Said discussions will feed into the European Commission's communication on costal and maritime tourism expected later this year.
CARYS WYN BROADHEAD: The Anglesey costal path which has been designated as one of Wales areas of natural beauty so they could explore the unspoilt beauty and some of the greatest scenery in wales.
Director of Control Department of Municipality of North Hussain bin Ibrahim al Fadala said, "The provinces like Al Rekayat, Al Mafyar and Al Jassasiya, located close to Al Shamal's costal areas, are the oldest Arab settlements in Qatar.
RANDALL BOUDREAUX IS A LICENSED, BOARD-CERTIFIED ANESTHESIOLOGIST AND A PRINCIPAL OF COSTAL ANESTHESIOLOGY, P.