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Trapezoid ridge

trapezoid ridge --> trapezoid line The area on the inferior surface of the clavicle near its lateral extremity on which... Read More

Primitive ridge

primitive ridge One of the paired ridge's on either side of the primitive... Read More

Mylohyoid ridge

Definition noun A ridge on the inner surface of the mandible extending upward and backward on either side from the lower... Read More

Ridge

ridge 1. A (usually rough) linear elevation. See: crest. 2. In dentistry, any linear elevation on the surface of a tooth. 3.... Read More

Ridges

ridge 1. A (usually rough) linear elevation. See: crest. 2. In dentistry, any linear elevation on the surface of a tooth. 3.... Read More

Hirsuties coronae glandis

Definition noun The small bumps on the ridge on certain human glans penis Supplement Hirsuties coronae glandis are small... Read More

Crest

Crest 1. A ridge, especially a bony ridge. See: crista. 2. The ridge of the neck of a male animal, especially of a stallion... Read More

Linea mylohyoidea

Definition noun Latin term for mylohoid line, i.e. a ridge on the inner surface of the mandible extending upward and... Read More

Banks

Bank 1. A mound, pile, or ridge of earth, raised above the surrounding level; hence, anything shaped like a mound or ridge... Read More

Genetics Laboratory Investigations (13th Edition)

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Internal oblique line

Definition noun A ridge on the inner surface of the mandible extending upward and backward on either side from the lower... Read More

Rib

Rib 1. (Science: anatomy) One of the curved bones attached to the vertebral column and supporting the lateral walls of the... Read More

Bank

Bank 1. A mound, pile, or ridge of earth, raised above the surrounding level; hence, anything shaped like a mound or ridge... 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

Linea aspera

Linea aspera a rough ridge with two pronounced lips running down the posterior surface of the shaft of the femur; the... Read More

Oogonium

Definition noun, plural: oogonia (zoology) The diploid female gametogonium that gives rise to primary oocyte through... Read More

Back

Back 1. Being at the back or in the rear; distant; remote; as, the back door; back settlements. 2. Being in arrear; overdue;... Read More

Rough line

rough line --> linea aspera A rough ridge with two pronounced lips running down the posterior surface of the shaft of the... Read More

Wrinkles

wrinkle 1. A small ridge, prominence, or furrow formed by the shrinking or contraction of any smooth substance; a... Read More

Popliteal line

popliteal line --> soleal line A ridge which extends obliquely downward and medially across the back of the tibia from... Read More

Superior temporal line

superior temporal line The upper of two curved lines on the parietal bone; the temporal fascia is attached to it. Synonym:... Read More

Nasal crest

nasal crest The midline ridge in the floor of the nasal cavity, formed by the union of the paired maxillae and palatine... Read More

Primitive streak

primitive streak An ectodermal ridge in the midline at the caudal end of the embryonic disk from which arises the... Read More

Ala minor

Ala minor ossis sphenoidalis --> lesser wing of sphenoid bone One of a bilateral pair of triangular, pointed plates... Read More

Gyri

Definition noun, singular: gyrus The sinuous ridges or bumps on the surface of the brain surrounded by one or more... Read More

Stacks

stack 1. A large pile of hay, grain, straw, or the like, usually of a nearly conical form, but sometimes rectangular or... Read More

Fold

Fold 1. A ridge or margin apparently formed by the doubling back of a lamina. See: plica. 2. In the embryo, a transient... Read More

Linea pectinea

Linea pectinea --> pectineal line a ridge running down the posterior surface of the shaft of the femur from the lesser... Read More

Keel

Keel (Science: botany) a ridge like the keel of a boat, in particular, a boat-shaped structure formed by fusion of the two... Read More

Baseline

Baseline (Science: anatomy) a line approximating the base of the skull, passing from the infraorbital ridge to the midline... Read More

Bonwill triangle

Bonwill triangle An equilateral triangle formed by lines from the contact points of the lower central incisors, or the... Read More

Supplemental groove

supplemental groove A curvilinear depression normally found on each side of a triangular ridge (crista... Read More

Mothman – Alien from another world, or a being from the spiritual realm

More than a film or the 12 foot tall, stainless steel sculpture on display in downtown Point Pleasant in West Virginia,... Read More

Stack

stack 1. A large pile of hay, grain, straw, or the like, usually of a nearly conical form, but sometimes rectangular or... Read More

Bifurcatio tracheae

Bifurcatio tracheae --> bifurcation of trachea The division of the trachea into the right and left main bronchi; it... Read More

Bifurcation of trachea

Bifurcation of trachea The division of the trachea into the right and left main bronchi; it occurs at the level of the fifth... Read More

Soleal line

soleal line A ridge which extends obliquely downward and medially across the back of the tibia from the fibular articular... Read More

Furrow

Furrow 1. A trench in the earth made by, or as by, a plow. 2. Any trench, channel, or groove, as in wood or metal; a wrinkle... Read More

Wave

wave 1. An advancing ridge or swell on the surface of a liquid, as of the sea, resulting from the oscillatory motion of the... Read More

Spool

spool A piece of cane or red with a knot at each end, or a hollow cylinder of wood with a ridge at each end, used to wind... Read More