Chelidon
Chelidon Chel"i*don, n. [NL., fr. Gr. chelidw`n.] (Anat.) The hollow at the flexure of the arm. [1913 Webster]

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  • Chelidon — Chelidon, des Verres unkeuscher Liebling, welcher bes. 74 v. Chr. großen Einfluß in Rom hatte u. welchen Verres zu seinem Erben einsetzte …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Chelīdon — (gr.), Schwalbe …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Chelidon — 36.24369444444430.418111111111 Koordinaten: 36° 15′ N, 30° 25′ O …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • chelidon — SYN: cubital fossa. [G. c., a swallow, because of fancied resemblance to the shape of a swallow s tail] …   Medical dictionary

  • CHELIDON — chelidonium …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • chelidon — (G). A swallow …   Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • Chelidon rustica — Swallow Swal low, n. [OE. swalowe, AS. swalewe, swealwe; akin to D. zwaluw, OHG. swalawa, G. schwalbe, Icel. & Sw. svala, Dan. svale.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of passerine birds of the family {Hirundinid[ae]}, especially one of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chelidon urbica — Swallow Swal low, n. [OE. swalowe, AS. swalewe, swealwe; akin to D. zwaluw, OHG. swalawa, G. schwalbe, Icel. & Sw. svala, Dan. svale.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of passerine birds of the family {Hirundinid[ae]}, especially one of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chelidon urbica — Martin Mar tin, n. [F. martin, from the proper name Martin. Cf. {Martlet}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several species of swallows, usually having the tail less deeply forked than the tail of the common swallows. [Written also {marten}.] [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • KEA Chelidon — infobox Aircraft name = Chelidon type = training and surveillance manufacturer = EAF (KEA) caption = designer = first flight = February 11, 1927 introduction = retired = 1938 status = primary user = more users = produced = 1927 number built = 1… …   Wikipedia

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