Apothesis
Apothesis A*poth"e*sis, n. [Gr. ? a putting back or away, fr. ?. See {Apothecary}.] (Arch.) (a) A place on the south side of the chancel in the primitive churches, furnished with shelves, for books, vestments, etc. --Weale. (b) A dressing room connected with a public bath. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • apothesis — (n.) 1811, from Gk. apothesis a laying up in store; a putting aside, noun of action from apotithenai to lay aside, from apo off, away (see APO (Cf. apo )) + tithenai (see THEME (Cf. theme)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Apothĕsis — (Apothese, gr.), 1) (Ant.), Aussetzung der Kinder; 2) (Anlauf, Bauk.), s. u. Ablauf 2); 3) (Chir.), die Erhaltung zerbrochener u. wieder eingerichteter Glieder in der zur Heilung angemessenen Lage; 4) Wiedereinrichtung von Verrenkungen; 5) (Med.) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • apothesis — ‖ apothesis (əˈpɒθɪsɪs) [L., a. Gr. ἀπόθεσις, n. of action f. ἀποτιθέναι to lay aside, deposit.] 1. (As in Gr.) The setting of a fractured or dislocated limb. in Hooper Med. Dict. 2. Arch. = apophyge …   Useful english dictionary

  • Apothesis — Der bautechnische Begriff Ablauf bezeichnet die kurvige konkave Verbindung zu einem vorspringenden oberen Bauteil. Diese Profilierung wird auch Apophyge (griechisch das Fliehen, Fehlen) Apophysis oder Apothesis genannt. Die entsprechende… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • apothesis —   n. Medicine, setting of broken limb …   Dictionary of difficult words

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  • Ablauf (Bauteil) — Der bautechnische Begriff Ablauf bezeichnet die kurvige konkave Verbindung zu einem vorspringenden oberen Bauteil. Diese Profilierung wird auch Apophyge (griechisch das Fliehen, Fehlen) Apophysis oder Apothesis genannt. Die entsprechende… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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