vinculum

  • 1VINCULUM — a vinciendo, vox generalis est, et ad omnia ea, quibus necessitas, voluptas, ac Iudicis provocata criminibus severitas, hominem irretire solet, extensa. Vincula pedum modo vidimus. Verenda vincula, coniugiales Veter. vittas, appellat Papinius.… …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 2Vinculum — Vin cu*lum, n.; pl. L. {Vincula}, E. {Vinculums}. [L., from vincire, vinctum, to bind.] 1. A bond of union; a tie. [1913 Webster] 2. (Math.) A straight, horizontal mark placed over two or more members of a compound quantity, which are to be… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3Vincŭlum — (lat.), Band, Ligament, Sehne …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 4vinculum — I index chain (series), fetter II index nexus Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5vinculum — pl. vincula, 1670s, from L. vinc , stem of vincire “to bind” (see WIND (Cf. wind) (v.)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6vinculum — [viŋ′kyə ləm] n. pl. vincula [viŋ′kyələ] [L < vincere, to bind < IE base * wei , to bend > VIMEN] 1. that which binds; bond; tie 2. Anat. a band or connecting fold 3. Math. a line drawn over two or more terms of a compound quantity to… …

    English World dictionary

  • 7Vinculum — A vinculum (pl. vincula ) is a bond or tie, specifically:* Vinculum (symbol), a mathematical symbol used for grouping. The line between the numerator and the denominator of a common fraction. * Vinculum (mapping), a symbol indicating that two… …

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  • 8Vinculum — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Connecting medium. < N PARAG:Vinculum >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 vinculum vinculum link Sgm: N 1 connective connective connection Sgm: N 1 junction junction &c. 43 Sgm: N 1 bond of union bond of union …

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  • 9Vinculum — Dieser Artikel wurde in der Qualitätssicherung Biologie als Artikel mit extremen Mängeln eingetragen. Das bedeutet, dass der Artikel ohne eine deutliche Verbesserung als nicht erhaltenswürdig eingestuft wird und ihm mittelfristig möglicherweise… …

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  • 10vinculum — n.; pl. la [L. vinculum, anything used for binding] 1. Anything used to bond structures together. 2. (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In male Lepidoptera, an U shaped genital plate, dorsally articulating with the pedunculus and midventrally forming a saccus …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 11Vinculum — Vịnculum [aus lat. vinculum, Gen.: vinculi = Band; Fessel] s; s, ...la: Faserband, Faserzug (Anat.). Vịnculum bre̱ve: kurzer Faserzug am Ansatz der Fingersehnenscheiden. Vịnculum lọn|gum: langer Faserzug in der Höhe des Fingergrundgliedes.… …

    Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • 12vinculum — noun (plural lums or vincula) Etymology: Latin, from vincire to bind Date: 1661 1. a unifying bond ; link, tie 2. a straight horizontal mark placed over two or more members of a compound mathematical expression and equivalent to parentheses or… …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 13vinculum — /ving kyeuh leuhm/, n., pl. vincula / leuh/. 1. a bond signifying union or unity; tie. 2. Math. a stroke or brace drawn over a quantity consisting of several members or terms, in order to show that they are to be considered together. [1655 65; <&#8230; …

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  • 14vinculum — noun /ˈvɪŋ.kjə.ləm/ a) A bond or link signifying union. b) A horizontal line over the top of some of the terms in an expression, indicating that that part of the calculation is to be done before other parts. Syn: mesotendon …

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  • 15vinculum — A frenum, frenulum, or ligament. [L. a fetter, fr. vincio, to bind] v. breve digitorum manus [TA] SYN: v. breve of fingers. SEE ALSO: vincula tendinea of digits of hand and foot. v. breve of fingers [TA] a triangular band that extends from the&#8230; …

    Medical dictionary

  • 16vinculum — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun That which unites or binds: bond, knot, ligament, ligature, link, nexus, tie, yoke. See CONNECT …

    English dictionary for students

  • 17vinculum — vin·cu·lum || vɪŋkjÉ™lÉ™m / jÊŠl n. tie, bond; line appearing above two terms showing that they should be considered as one entity (Mathematics); ligaments which limit the movement of an organ (Anatomy) …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18vinculum — [ vɪŋkjʊləm] noun (plural vincula lə) 1》 Anatomy a connecting band of tissue, such as that attaching a flexor tendon to the bone of a finger or toe. 2》 Mathematics a horizontal line drawn over a group of terms in a mathematical expression to&#8230; …

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  • 19vinculum — n. [L. pl. Vincula.] Bond, tie, link, copula, connective, bond of union …

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  • 20vinculum — vin·cu·lum …

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