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ramus

[′rā·məs]
(anatomy)
A slender bone process branching from a large bone.
(vertebrate zoology)
The barb of a feather.
(zoology)
The branch of a structure such as a blood vessel, nerve, arthropod appendage, and so on.
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Of particular interest to her are the passages in which Ramus talks about his objectives and practices, allowing insights into the nature of his proclaimed usus of knowledge.
I've seen building facades lit up across Asia and the Middle East, but I imagine this is the only one that connects to a fluid, chaotic element like the weather," Ramus continued.
This year's show also has more outdoor living space vendors for decks, patios, fire pits and grilling stations, reflecting the trend of owners upgrading their home instead of buying up, Ramus said.
Out of the 100 cases in 74 cases single ramus was present and all these single rami coursed above the inferior border of mandible.
Stress fracture of the pubic ramus simulating a loose total hip replacement.
Ramus es un humanista y ante todo un pedagogo entusiasta que dedico toda su vida a la ensenanza; algun autor le llama "Praeceptor Galliae", jugando con el titulo que suele otorgarsele a Philipp Melanchthon como "Praeceptor Germaniae" (49).
In our study, we found a moderate level of accuracy in diagnosing the sex by observing the posterior edge of the mandibular ramus in adult Chilean ortopantomographies.
afarensis jaw and in a handful of previously discovered partial jaws from the same species, the ramus closely resembles that of the gorilla, Rak says.
Mas alla de las influencias concretas en autores del entorno de Ramus (12), de por si significativas, para Ong la clave del ramismo es precisamente su "anonimato protector" (p.
The first is that Ramus might have believed that merit played the most important role in his rise to prominence, but he was as dependent on patronage as everyone else.
There's a grand-scale experiment going on with respect to excess nutrients," Ramus says.

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