bone bed


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bone bed

[′bōn ‚bed]
(geology)
Several thin strata or layers with many fragments of fossil bones, scales, teeth, and also organic remains.
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The preparation of the bone bed in this position allows the formation of a gap between the implant and the buccal wall that should be filled by grafting material.
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The Bone Bed by Patricia Cornwell (Little, Brown, PS18.99) In the 20th Kay Scarpetta novel we find the chief medical examiner torn between a court case, for which she has been called as a defence witness, and the urgent analysis of a woman''s body found tangled underwater with a leatherback turtle.
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The mesa chelonia turtles were found in a "bone bed" with some of the shells stacked up on top of each other in the rock, the researchers said.
Fossils found at the bone bed are estimated at about 130 million years old.
Takaqui M, Tamaki Y, Kabayashi S, Sasaki K, TakakuboY, Ishii M 2009 Cement removal and bone bed preparation of the femoral medullary canal assisted by flexible endoscope in total hip revision arthroplasty Journal of Orthopaedic Science 14 (6) 719-726
Primary stability is absence of mobility in the bone bed after implant or mini-implant placement.
The lesion was roughened with a high speed burr back to a bleeding bone bed. The graft was obtained from the back table, shaped accordingly and placed with two headless, buried Acutrak[R] (Acumed,[R] Hillsboro, Oregon) screws.
Layer 1 (1st bone bed) --at a depth of 10.3 m be--low the cave surface and at 9.3 m below the Pleistocene surface, there was a cemented polygenic conglomerate with flint pebbles and, more rarely, granite from Berlenga, quartz and quartzite, that laterally changes into a very coarse sand with many shell fragments.
A new horned dinosaur from an Upper Cretaceous bone bed in Alberta.
(Bone Bed), we begin removing 2 feet of overburden--rock covering--atop the Morrison formation, where most dinosaurs are found, and where I'm sure my T.