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crista

[′kris·tə]
(biology)
A ridge or crest.
(cell and molecular biology)
A fold on the inner membrane of a mitochondrion.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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He described himself as being drunk when he left to get some food and met Crista and his accomplice, who cannot be named for legal reasons.
A weakly developed crista projects into the median valley and joins the crochet a few millimeters below the occlusal surface to enclose a shallow medifossette.
Nos seus retabulos procura cruzar a tradicao iconografica crista com a expressao do pensamento atual sobre a necessidade na beleza nos espacos das liturgias (Marcos, 2005).
The Carneros Wine Alliance announced that Crista Johnson of Schug Carneros Estate Winery is the new chair of the board and Carla Bosco of Bouchaine Vineyards is the vice chair.
Crista & andy Crista Gaunt, 45, from Hereford, attended with friend Andy Newson, 48, from Essex, who was celebrating his ninth T.
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New research led by Crista Crittenden, visiting assistant professor of psychology at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMUQ), will for the first time show the impact of social integration on pulmonary function and aims to improve lung capacity among Qatar's elderly population.