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Notch

Definition noun, plural: notches (1) (anatomy) V-shaped cut, indentation, or nick, especially at the edge of an object or... Read More

Pterygomaxillary notch

pterygomaxillary notch The notch or fissure between the tuberosity of the maxilla and the hamulus of the pterygoid process... Read More

Digastric notch

Digastric notch --> mastoid groove The groove medial to the mastoid process of the temporal bone from which the digastric... Read More

Cardiac notch of left lung

Cardiac notch of left lung The notch in the anterior border of the superior lobe of the left lung which accommodates the... Read More

Dicrotic notch

Definition noun 1. The brief rise or upstroke in a pulse tracing that occurs before the dicrotic wave, and represents a... Read More

Incisura

Definition noun, plural: incisurae A notch; an indent; a small hollow Supplement Incisura is a Latin word for incisure... Read More

Nick

Definition noun, plural: nicks (molecular biology) A cut or a notch in a DNA molecule due to a break in one phosphodiester... Read More

Ward

ward 1. The act of guarding; watch; guard; guardianship; specifically, a guarding during the day. See the note under Watch.... Read More

Incisura vertebralis

Incisura vertebralis --> vertebral notch One of the two concavities above (superior) and below (inferior) the pedicle of... Read More

Incisura ischiadica minor

Incisura ischiadica minor --> lesser sciatic notch The notch in the posterior border of the ischium below the ischial... Read More

Incisura acetabuli

Incisura acetabuli --> acetabular notch a gap in the inferior the margin of the acetabulum. Synonym: incisura acetabuli,... Read More

Indent

Indent 1. To notch; to jag; to cut into points like a row of teeth; as, to indent the edge of paper. 2. To dent; to stamp or... Read More

Olecranon

Definition noun (anatomy) The large process at the proximal end of the ulna of the forearm projecting behind the... Read More

Tally

tally Origin: OE. Taile, taille, F. Taille a cutting, cut tally, fr. Tailler to cut, but influenced probably by taille, p.p.... Read More

Tallies

tally Origin: OE. Taile, taille, F. Taille a cutting, cut tally, fr. Tailler to cut, but influenced probably by taille, p.p.... Read More

Digastric groove

Digastric groove --> mastoid groove The groove medial to the mastoid process of the temporal bone from which the digastric... Read More

Jaw

Jaw 1. (Science: anatomy) One of the bones, usually bearing teeth, which form the framework of the mouth. Hence, also, the... Read More

Addisons clinical planes

Addisons clinical planes a series of planes used as landmarks in thoracoabdominal topography; the trunk is divided... Read More

Circumferentia articularis radii

Circumferentia articularis radii --> articular circumference of radius The portion of the head of the radius that... Read More

Pancreas

Definition noun, plural: pancreases or pancreata A tongue-shaped glandular structure involved in the secretion of fluid... Read More

Vertebra

Definition noun, plural: vertebrae, vertebras Any of the irregular bony structure with some hyaline cartilage that make up... Read More

Sinus

sinus (Science: anatomy) A notch, depression or cavity on the surface of an... Read More

Wear

wear 1. A dam in a river to stop and raise the water, for the purpose of conducting it to a mill, forming a fish pond, or... Read More

Liver

Definition noun The glandular organ that stores and metabolizes nutrients, detoxifies, and produces bile Supplement In human... Read More

Coronoid process

Coronoid process a sharp triangular projection from a bone; coronoid process of the mandible, the triangular anterior... Read More