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cavity

1. Dentistry a soft decayed area on a tooth
2. any empty or hollow space within the body
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cavity

[′kav·əd·ē]
(biology)
A hole or hollow space in an organ, tissue, or other body part.
(electromagnetism)
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All that is left today are the letters Caverna on a mountainside above a fenced-off ruin on Elias Street.
Actualmente existem inumeros exemplos de imagens de mundos virtuais, onde sao criados espacos, onde a presenca da luz, da caverna, do mundo subterraneo, da montanha e do deserto, sao aqui revisitados (sec.
A caverna Sobradinho abrigava uma riqueza de oito especies: Peropteryx macrotis, Desmodus rotundus, Anoura geoffroyi, Trachops cirrhosus, Carollia perspicillata, Natalus macrourus, Pteronotus personatus e Pteronotus gymnonotus (Tabela 1).
El itinerario de esta via pulchritudinis que nos propone Camino iria asi de la caverna de Platon a la luz taborica (cfr.
People in the underground city of Caverna are born without the ability to express emotions with their faces, except for Neverfell, a sheltered orphan who has a face that shows all of her thoughts and feelings.
No mesmo ano, se envolveu em expedicoes de investigacao em cavernas pre-historicas do Sul da Franca, sendo uma delas a abertura da replica em tamanho real da Caverna Chauvet.