The increase of the visceral dome, its spiral twisting, and the gradual closure of the space overhung by the mantle-skirt so as to v / FIG.
The method of this dorsal closure varies in different insects.
Graber has described a similar method of dorsal closure in the saw-fly Hylotoma.
A, pilidium larva anus by the closure in of nemertine; B, Asplanchnapus the middle of such a slitschematized; C, a ploimal rotifer; like blastopore opening D, trochosphaera female (schematized into a sack-like stomach from Semper); E, veliger larva of mol as is seen in the larvae lusc; F, trochophore larva of annelid.
A system of closure called the previous question.
The Senate rules have no provision for the closure of debate, nor any limitation on the length either of a debate or of a speech.
Symptoms attendant on the hypnotic state are closure of the eyelids by the hypnotizer without subsequent attempt to open them by the hypnotized subject; the pupils, instead of being constricted, as for near vision, dilate, and there sets in a condition superficially resembling sleep. But in natural sleep the action of all parts of the nervous system is subdued, whereas in the hypnotic the reactions of the lower, and some even of the higher, parts are exalted.
It is still longer before the neural tube completes its closure in front, exhibiting a small orifice at the surface, the anterior neuropore.
B, Stage after closure of blastopore.
He led a strong fight against the relentless rulings of the committee.
If we now consider the laws in themselves, we shall find that the dispersed condition of the legislative documents has not been modified since the closure of the Corpus juris; on the contrary, the enormous number of pontifical constitutions, and of decrees emanating from the Roman Congregations, has greatly aggravated the situation; moreover, the attempts which have been made to resume the interrupted process of codification have entirely failed.