arbor vitae


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arbor vitae

any of several Asian and North American evergreen coniferous trees of the genera Thuja and Thujopsis, esp Thuja occidentalis, having tiny scalelike leaves and egglike cones

arbor vitae

[′är·bər ′vīd·ē]
(neuroscience)
The treelike arrangement of white nerve tissue seen in a median section of the cerebellum.
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Com efeito, e possivel discernir, no conjunto da Arbor vitae, toda uma serie de pressupostos inerentes a outras obras de Sao Boaventura, a saber, escritos de carater nao combativo, tais como a Legenda s.
He stated that "because the body of Christ was taken from the substance of the Virgin, she was therefore closest to him in grief."(45) He quoted from Ubertino of Casale's Arbor vitae to say that the Virgin "is the ark and chest of the bodily sorrows of the good Jesus."(46) Busti also drew on several Franciscan scholars to support this point.
When Kleitz and Marcus moved into the 19th century house 20 years ago the backyard was overgrown with Japanese bamboo and arbor vitae.
Flavour of Parallel from Arbor Vitae Press (and still they keep appearing, these new small publishers, if it wasn't for the internet this would be a golden age).
7.48 acres located in the towns of Arbor Vitae, Boulder Junction, Lac du Flambeau, Land O~ Lakes, Lincoln, Manitowish Waters, Phelps, St.
Eric Bottcher, 23, of 11 Arbor Vitae St., Worcester, charged with breaking and entering with intent to commit a misdemeanor and resisting arrest, sentenced to two concurrent terms of 6 months in the House of Correction; and two counts of trespassing, sentenced to two concurrent terms of 28 days in the House of Correction.
Eric Bottcher, 23, of 11 Arbor Vitae St., Worcester, charged with breaking and entering, trespassing, and resisting arrest, held on $2,000 cash bail or $20,000 surety, continued to Aug.
Yet even with his home in trouble yesterday, he took pride in pointing out his organic garden, the arbor vitae he planted, the aluminum heat-reflecting material he'd watched contractors install in the home years earlier, a beloved gas grill and a valued tractor wedged under the collapsed garage walls.