Cylindrical+body

  • 1 diameter of a cylindrical body — index caliber (measurement) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 body — /bod ee/, n., pl. bodies, v., bodied, bodying, adj. n. 1. the physical structure and material substance of an animal or plant, living or dead. 2. a corpse; carcass. 3. the trunk or main mass of a thing: the body of a tree. 4. Anat., Zool. the… …

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  • 3 body — bod•y [[t]ˈbɒd i[/t]] n. pl. bod•ies, 1) anat. a) the physical structure and material substance of an animal, plant, or other organism b) anat. the trunk, torso, or main mass of an animal, as opposed to the head, limbs, or appendages c) anat.… …

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  • 4 Body of vertebra — Bone: Body of vertebra A typical thoracic vertebra, viewed from above. (Body visible at top center.) …

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  • 5 Body of humerus — Bone: Body of humerus Left humerus. Anterior view …

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  • 6 Body of femur — Infobox Bone Name = Body of femur Latin = corpus femoris GraySubject = 59 GrayPage = 243 Caption = Right femur. Anterior surface. Caption2 = Right femur. Posterior surface. System = MeshName = MeshNumber = DorlandsPre = s 09 DorlandsSuf =… …

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  • 7 human body — Introduction       the physical substance of the human organism, composed of living cells and extracellular materials and organized into tissues, organs, and systems.       Human anatomy and physiology are treated in many different articles. For… …

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  • 8 Stretching (body piercing) — Stretching (often colloquially referred to as gauging), in the context of body piercing, is the deliberate expansion of a healed fistula (hole in the skin) for the purpose of wearing body piercing jewelry. Ear piercings are the most commonly… …

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  • 9 Spindle pole body — The spindle pole body (SPB) is the microtubule organizing center in yeast cells, functionally equivalent to the centrosome. Unlike the centrosome the SPB does not contain centrioles. The SPB organises the microtubule cytoskeleton which plays many …

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  • 10 Inclusion body — Inclusion bodies are nuclear or cytoplasmic aggregates of stainable substances, usually proteins. They typically represent sites of viral multiplication in a bacterium or a eukaryotic cell and usually consist of viral capsid proteins. Inclusion… …

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  • 11 Basal body — A basal body (sometimes basal granule or kinetosome) is an organelle formed from a centriole, a short cylindrical array of microtubules. It is found at the base of a eukaryotic undulipodium (cilium or flagellum) and serves as a nucleation site… …

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  • 12 basal body — n a minute distinctively staining cell organelle found at the base of a flagellum or cilium and resembling a centriole in structure called also basal granule, kinetosome * * * one of the cylindrical cytoplasmic bodies structurally resembling the… …

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  • 13 vibrioid body — vibrioid body, Botany. any one of various cylindrical bodies present in the outer layers of the cytoplasm of certain algae and fungi …

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  • 14 basal body — The cylindrical structure at the base of procaryotic and eucaryotic flagella that attaches them to the cell …

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  • 15 basal body — Cell Biol. a cylindrical organelle, within the cytoplasm of flagellated and ciliated cells, that contains microtubules and forms the base of a flagellum or cilium: identical in internal structure to a centriole. [1900 05] * * * …

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  • 16 centriole —   Cylindrical body in centromeres composed of nine triplet fibers arranged in a circle …

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  • 17 moss animal — bryozoan. [1880 85] * * * ▪ invertebrate Introduction also called  bryozoan,         any member of the phylum Bryozoa (also called Polyzoa or Ectoprocta), in which there are about 5,000 extant species. Another 15,000 species are known only from… …

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  • 18 orthopteran — /awr thop teuhr euhn/, adj. 1. orthopterous. n. 2. an orthopterous insect. [1895 1900; < NL Orthopter(a) (see ORTHOPTERON) + AN] * * * ▪ insect Introduction   broadly, any member of one of four insect orders. Orthopteran has come to be regarded… …

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  • 19 echinoderm — /i kuy neuh derrm , ek euh neuh /, n. any marine animal of the invertebrate phylum Echinodermata, having a radiating arrangement of parts and a body wall stiffened by calcareous pieces that may protrude as spines and including the starfishes, sea …

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  • 20 ear, human — ▪ anatomy Introduction       organ of hearing and equilibrium that detects and analyzes noises by transduction (or the conversion of sound waves into electrochemical impulses) and maintains the sense of balance (equilibrium).  The human ear, like …

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