Strongylus armatus
Palisade Pal`i*sade", n. [F. palissade, cf. Sp. palizada, It. palizzata, palizzo, LL. palissata; all fr. L. palus a stake, pale. See {Pale} a stake.] 1. (Fort.) A strong, long stake, one end of which is set firmly in the ground, and the other is sharpened; also, a fence formed of such stakes set in the ground as a means of defense. [1913 Webster]

2. Any fence made of pales or sharp stakes. [1913 Webster]

3. A line of bold cliffs, esp. one showing basaltic columns; -- usually in pl., and orig. used as the name of the cliffs on the west bank of the lower Hudson. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

{Palisade cells} (Bot.), vertically elongated parenchyma cells, such as are seen beneath the epidermis of the upper surface of many leaves.

{Palisade worm} (Zo["o]l.), a nematoid worm ({Strongylus armatus}), parasitic in the blood vessels of the horse, in which it produces aneurisms, often fatal. [1913 Webster]


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  • Palisade — Pal i*sade , n. [F. palissade, cf. Sp. palizada, It. palizzata, palizzo, LL. palissata; all fr. L. palus a stake, pale. See {Pale} a stake.] 1. (Fort.) A strong, long stake, one end of which is set firmly in the ground, and the other is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Palisade cells — Palisade Pal i*sade , n. [F. palissade, cf. Sp. palizada, It. palizzata, palizzo, LL. palissata; all fr. L. palus a stake, pale. See {Pale} a stake.] 1. (Fort.) A strong, long stake, one end of which is set firmly in the ground, and the other is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Palisade worm — Palisade Pal i*sade , n. [F. palissade, cf. Sp. palizada, It. palizzata, palizzo, LL. palissata; all fr. L. palus a stake, pale. See {Pale} a stake.] 1. (Fort.) A strong, long stake, one end of which is set firmly in the ground, and the other is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wurmaneurysma — Wurmaneurysma, eine Adererkrankung des Pferdes, hervorgerufen durch Ansiedelung eines Rundwurmes (Strongylus armatus). Dieser findet sich bei über 90 Proz. aller Pferde in der gemeinschaftlichen Wurzel der dem Darm das Blut zuführenden… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Rundwurm — (Pallisadenwurm), 1) (Strongylus Müll.), Gattung aus der Familie der Fadenwürmer; der walzige Leib verdünnt sich an beiden Enden, Schwanzende beim Männchen mit harter Blase; meist weißlich od. röthlich, durchsichtig, im Schlunde, in den… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Fadenwürmer — Fadenwürmer, 1) (Nematoidea Rud.). Familie der Rund od. Rothwürmer (Amulata); Leib walzig, dünn, glatt, lang, Mund einfach, oft mit Lippen, Röhrchen, Kappen od. Häkchen versehen, aber ohne Augen, Kiemen u. Bewegungsorgane, Darmkanal vom Munde bis …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Strongylīden — (Strongylidae), Familie der Fadenwürmer. Ihr Mund liegt ganz vorn und ist von Papillen umgeben; am Ende des Hinterleibes befindet sich im Grund einer schirm oder glockenförmigen Tasche die männliche Geschlechtsöffnung. Der Palisadenwurm… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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