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dura mater

[′du̇r·ə ‚mā·dər]
(anatomy)
The fibrous membrane forming the outermost covering of the brain and spinal cord. Also known as endocranium.
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In their valedictory speeches, the Senior Boy, Master Okeke Santus and the Senior Girl, Miss Ayomide Ogbonnaiye, expressed appreciation to their teachers for the knowledge imparted on them and for the successful completion of their studies at Mater Christi, Ado-Ekiti.
Also, it will give a platform to the shoppers to interact with our team, express their views and get their queries resolved apart from availing special discounts on our products", said Sachin Sahni, CEO, Alma Mater.
She is currently a faculty member of Mater Redemptoris Collegium in Calauan, Laguna and Mater Redemptoris College in San Jose City, Nueva Ecija.
The school head, Mr Jabulani Munyere, said he was delighted with the results because it was now a tradition in Mater Spei that around this time of the year, the school had to celebrate victory.
Then activated meningeal nociceptors release CGRP and SP that in turn activate mast cells in the dura mater. Therefore, vasoactive mediators and cytokines such as adenosine, histamine, CGRP, NO, TNF-a and VIP released from activated mast cells increase vascular permeability of dura mater (10).
"Unison Mater Hospital branch would like to express our deepest sympathy and condolences to Seaneen's family, friends and colleagues in the Mater Hospital.
Amla Mater is a meditation on memory, often touching in simple ways, but never maudlin or manipulative.
Under the cardiac programme, Mater Hospital identifies and treats children with various types of heart conditions, specifically targeting those from poor backgrounds.Funds raised in this years event are expected to benefit 200 children.
Mater balances the sublime panoramas with similarly scaled shots taken at street level, revealing aspects of the everyday lived city: Stand in the Pathway and See, 2012, is a nighttime shot of a narrow winding alley silhouetted against the triumphant Clock Tower, while Neighborhood--Stairway, 2015, shows locals shopping at a humble vegetable market at the foot of a long set of worn-down stairs.
A case in point in this respect in his take on Stabat Mater, with the introductory, philosophical part Stabat Mater dolorosa, Fac, ut ardeat cor meum, and the sanguine final Quando corpus morietur sounding majestically grand, forming a seemingly unceasing torrent of music.
The Duraplasty Solutions products are used in the treatment of dura mater -- the thick membrane which surrounds the brain and spinal cord and is filled with cerebrospinal fluid (CSF).
Terra Mater has a well-established, global profile in television, but the company is a newcomer in the theatrical realm, says Terra Mater CEO Walter Koehler.