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lamella

[lə′mel·ə]
(anatomy)
A thin scale or plate.
(civil engineering)
A thin member made of reinforced concrete, metal, or wood that is joined with similar members in an overlapping pattern to form an arch or a vault.

lamella

A reinforced concrete, metal, or wood member joined with similar members in a crisscross pattern so as to form an arch or vault.
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Reconstruction of either anterior or posterior eyelid lamella not both.
There was hypogranulosis or agranulosis in subcornoid lamella region along with mild dyskeratosis and a few vacuolar cells.
The tarsoconjunctival flap was sutured to the posterior lamella as described above, and the free lateral tarsus of the lower eyelid was secured to the inner rim periosteum using a 4-0 polyethylene or 4-0 polyglactin suture.
First, apertures were scored according to the state of the axial lamella: "no lamella" (no outward bend of the aperture edge), "incipient lamella" (evidence of some outward bending of the aperture), or "full lamella" (a complete lamella was clearly present; see inset drawing, Fig.
1], slight alterations were observed such as epithelial lifting, fusion of secondary lamellae, aggregation of cells in the primary lamella and severe alterations such as telangiectasia and aneurysms in a few secondary lamellae.
The outstanding performance of GEA 2H TUBEdek lamella settlers has been demonstrated in more than 1000 wastewater or potable-water plants worldwide - some of them serving populations of more than 500,000 with potable water.
In this frame, the authors highlighted the lack of any copulatory lamella in the internal sac of Copris, and the presence of two well differentiated accessory lamellae, named (according to the nomenclature created by Binaghi et al) "parietal accessory lamella" and "(conic) external lamella".
9) We performed resection of the medial lamella in addition to lateral marsupialization in 2 cases.
ExSolve fully automates lamella creation from whole wafers, eliminating most of the manual sample handling and data tracking overhead.
The SE gets 17-inch five twin-spoke alloy wheels, a new front apron with single lamella Sport grille, leather upholstery with heated front seats and dark aluminium trim.
Medium-sized species, <100 mm in length; anterior corner of collum not or only slightly projecting; gonopod telocoxite with lateral conus on median lamella (Figs 45, 50, lc) 4
The histopathological presence of a cornoid lamella is often associated with a diagnosis of porokeratosis.