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  • 101perilaryngeal — Surrounding the larynx. * * * peri·la·ryn·ge·al (per″e lə rinґje əl) around the larynx …

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  • 102perilymphangial — Surrounding a lymphatic vessel …

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  • 103perinephric — Surrounding the kidney in whole or part. SYN: circumrenal, perirenal. * * * peri·neph·ric .per ə nef rik adj PERIRENAL * * * peri·neph·ric (per″e nefґrik) immediately adjacent to the kidney, within the renal fascia; perirenal. Cf… …

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  • 104periotic — Surrounding the internal ear; referring to the petrous portion of the temporal bone, or the spaces and tissues in the bony labyrinth that surround the membranous labyrinth. [peri + G. ous, ear] * * * peri·otic .per ē ōt ik …

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  • 105peripapillary — Surrounding a papilla. * * * peri·pap·il·lary pap ə .ler ē, esp Brit pə pil ə rē adj situated around the optic papilla * * * peri·pap·il·lary (per″e papґĭ lar″e) around the optic papilla …

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  • 106peripenial — Surrounding the penis. * * * peri·pe·ni·al (per″e peґne əl) around the penis …

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  • 107peripolar — Surrounding the pole or poles of any body, or any electric or magnetic poles. * * * peri·po·lar (per″e poґlər) near or around a pole or poles …

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  • 108peripyloric — Surrounding the pylorus. * * * peri·py·lo·ric (per″e pi lorґik) juxtapyloric …

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  • 109perisplanchnic — Surrounding any viscus or viscera. SYN: perivisceral. [peri + G. splanchna, viscera] * * * peri·splanch·nic (per″ĭ splankґnik) perivisceral …

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  • 110periungual — Surrounding a nail; involving the nail folds. [peri + L. unguis, nail] * * * peri·un·gual əŋ gwəl, ən gwəl adj situated or occurring around a fingernail or toenail * * * peri·un·gual (per″e ungґgwəl) around the nail …

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  • 111periureteral, periureteric — Surrounding one or both ureters …

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  • 112perivitelline — Surrounding the vitellus or yolk. [peri + L. vitellus, yolk] * * * peri·vi·tel·line (per″e vĭ telґēn) near or around the yolk …

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  • 113(St.) Bride's Churchyard —    Surrounding the church (O.S. 1880). Another one shown on the west side of the new canal, south of Stonecutter Street (O. and M. 1677, and Strype, 1755).    Cemetery of the church mentioned in deed of 1380 (Cal. P.R. Rich. II. 1377 81, p. 487) …

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  • 114investing the pattern — surrounding the wax pattern with an investment material, such as a mix of a plaster, for low temperature casting, or a mix consisting of dental stone and a silica refractory for high temperature casting; the investment hardens to form a mold into …

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  • 115immediate vicinity — surrounding area, within the nearest four corners …

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  • 116mitigating circumstances — surrounding events which make a situation less severe …

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  • 117ambient — Surrounding or pertaining to the immediate environment; for example, ambient temperature means prevailing temperature at that place …

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  • 118Ambient air temperature —   Surrounding temperature, such as the outdoor air temperature around a building.   California Energy Comission. Dictionary of Energy Terms …

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  • 119ambient — Surrounding on all sides …

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  • 120inert gas-arc welding — Surrounding the arc with a gas which does not react with the electrode and base metal and keeps the atmosphere away from the arc …

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