Teodo, on the outermost gulf, is a small naval port.
The latter lay their eggs in one and the same nest, a shallow pit scraped out by their feet, with the earth heaped around to form a kind of wall against which the outermost circle of eggs rest.
Outermost layer of root-cap. c. Wall marking the inner limit of the outer cortex.
C and D are the outermost rays which can pass through the instrument.
The outermost crescent canal is called the Singel Gracht (girdle canal), and marks the boundary of the city at the end of the 17th century.
It is the outermost garment worn by bishops and priests at the celebration of the Mass, forming with the alb the most essential part of the eucharistic vestments.
The outermost layer of the cell-wall of the ripe spore splits along spiral lines, giving rise to the elaters; these two long strips of wall, attached by their middle points to the spore, tend to straighten out in dry, and close round the spore in damp air.
In the skull the socket of the eye is surrounded by bone; while the dentition begins to approximate to the camel type - notably by the circumstance that the lower canine is either separated by a gap from the outermost incisors, or that its crown assumes a backwardly curved shape.
The third or outermost chamber, the proctodaeum, is closed externally by the sphincter ani; the orifice is quite circular.
the outermost of the now solid metal; (2) the inner layers, i.e.
The totality of being may thus be conceived as a series of concentric circles, fading away towards the verge of non-existence, the force of the original Being in the outermost circle being a vanishing quantity.
The decans are ranged on the outermost of its five concentric zones; the planets and the Greek zodiac in duplicate occupy the next three; while the inner circle is unaccountably reserved for the Chinese cyclical animals.
- In the skull there is a sagittal crest; the tympanic bulla is filled with cancellous tissue; the condyle of the lower jaw is rounded; and the premaxillae, or anterior bones of the upper jaw, have the full number of incisor teeth in the young state, the outermost of these being persistent through life as an isolated tooth.
Of these the first upper premolar is a simple tooth placed close behind the premaxilla and separated by a long gap from the two other teeth of the same series; while the lower incisors, of which the outermost is the largest, are directed partially forwards.
The outermost layer of the endosperm consists of square cells larger and more regular in form than those on each side; these contain aleuron grains - small particles of gluten or nitrogenous matter.
The outermost is the caiyptrogen, which gives rise to the root-cap, and in Dicotyledons to the piliferous layer as well.
Here the outermost circle represents a section of that portion of the axis bearing the lowest leaf, the innermost represents the highest.
The outermost series of the essential organs, collectively termed the androecium, is composed of the microsporophylls known as the staminal leaves or stamens.
The extreme discrepancy is that between the waves which travel through the outermost parts of the object-glass at L and L'; so that if we adopt the above standard of resolution, the question is where must P be situated in order that the relative retardation of the rays PL and PL' may on their arrival at B amount to a wave-length (X).
Under favourable conditions four concentric rings may be seen round the shadow of the observer's head, the outermost, which seldom appears, having an angular radius of 40°.
In the Oscines or Polymyodi of Muller the number was either nine or ten - and if the latter the outermost of them was generally very small.
In some places limestones appear as projections from the range; at others conglomerates and Tertiary clay marls form the outermost fold."' On the north versant of the ranges the rainfall increases from the foot of the mountains upwards, and at woo-10,000 ft.
In two of the other groups of which Professor Cabanis, especially treated - groups which had been hitherto more or less confounded with the Oscines - the number of primaries was invariably ten, and the outermost of them was comparatively large.
the outermost incisor is short, the bones of the middle part of the leg are separate, and there are at least three toes to each foot.
In the Phylactolaemata the outermost layer of the bodywall is a flexible, uncalcified cuticle or "ectocyst," beneath which follow in succession the ectoderm, the muscular layers and the coelomic epithelium.
Some of the outermost tubules of the ep06phoron are sometimes distended to form hydatids.
The outermost, newly formed layer is composed of a more homogeneous, denser substance than the inner one, and can be distinguished in all starch-grains that are in process of development.
outermost layer of tightly woven strong fabric.
outermost planet of the solar system in July 2015.
If the obliquity of illumination be so great that the principal maximum passes through the outermost edge of the objective, while a spectrum of 1st order passes the opposite edge, so that in the back focal plane the diffraction phenomenon shown in fig.
The outermost hyphae may even put forth thinner hyphae, radiating into the soil like root-hairs, and the convergent tips may be closely appressed and so divided by septa as to resemble the root-apex of a higher plant (Armillaria mellea).
More important is San Francisco Bay, situated about midway on the Pacific coast of the United States, the result of a moderate depression whereby a transverse valley, formerly followed by Sacramento river through the outermost of the Coast ranges, has been converted into a narrow straitthe Golden Gate and a wider intermont longitudinal valley has been flooded, forming the expansion of the inner bay.
The outer part was originally a single layer of buff-coloured oil-tanned deerskin with the flesh surface placed outermost.
These membranes are called the meninges, the outermost membrane is called the dura mater, then the arachnoid and then the pia mater.
A special resin called gelcoat is always used as the outermost layer in fiberglass lamination.
outermost of the five major moons, is old, heavily cratered, and shows little signs of internal activity.
outermost of the traditional planets and the traditional guardian of Time and History.
outermost sphere of stars has no surroundings and so has no place.
outermost electron, which takes part in bonding.
outermost circle the circle of the Same.
outermost ring represents the alien human presence in the region.
Beyond this another outermost circle, this time of wooden uprights.
All of these methods are sensitive to the outermost atom layers at the surface and operate in ultrahigh vacuum.
st.) is attached to the upper wall of the drum cavity; the outermost (e.
It is a strikingly marked characteristic of the northern edge of the Tibetan plateau that its outermost border-range (e.g.
The Astin-tagh, although it occupies a similar position to the twin ranges of the Western Kuen-lun, in that it forms the outermost escarpment or border-ridge on the north of the Tibetan plateau,would appear in the opinion of the most competent judges (e.g.
Under favourable conditions four concentric rings may be seen round the shadow of the observer's head, the outermost, which seldom appears, having an angular radius of 40Ã‚°.
The nucleus of the outermost (second small cell (fig.
The outermost cell, by the division of the remaining nucleus, produces two large spermatozoids (fig.
Ctesias makes the outermost wall 360 stades (42 m.) in circumference, while according to Herodotus it measured 480 stades (56 m.), which would include an area of about 200 sq.
Many also contain alpha hydroxy and other chemical components designed to remove the outermost layer of skin in an effort to make you appear younger.
Apply a charcoal or black shadow to the outermost corners of the eyes.
Turn your pillow case right side out, and glue the assembled sides of the Velcro along the inside, outermost edge of your hemmed opening on both sides so that when the glue is dried you can pull your case open to insert your pillow.
If you find a mat, use the first couple of teeth on the comb to begin gently teasing hairs free from the outermost edge of the mat.
Choose a location that is well-drained, preferably on the outermost edges of your landscape.
Enamel-The hard, outermost surface of a tooth.
The dura is the tough, fibrous outermost membrane covering the brain and the spinal cord.
Epidermal-The outermost layer of the skin.
Gingivitis is an inflammation of the outermost soft tissue of the gums.
Epidermis-The outermost layer of the human skin.
Keratin-A tough, nonwater-soluble protein found in the nails, hair, and the outermost layer of skin.
UVB light only penetrates the outermost layer of the skin, but it promotes basal and squamous cell carcinoma and may worsen the effects of UVA.
Dura mater-The strongest and outermost of three membranes that protect the brain, spinal cord, and nerves of the cauda equina.
A first-degree burn causes redness and swelling in the outermost layers of skin (epidermis).
Lichenification is the medical term for a leather- or bark-like thickening of the outermost layer of skin cells (the epidermis) as a result of long-term scratching or rubbing of itching lesions.
The best fit and comfort are usually found in underwires that span the full length of your cup size, ending right at the outermost portion of your breasts.
Never carry money or valuables in the outermost pocket.
Full Grain Leather: Made with the hide's outermost layer, this sturdy leather is unprocessed, so it looks very natural.
Top Grain Leather: On the other side of the spectrum, top grain leather is also made with the hide's outermost layer, but is sanded down to conceal any visible imperfections.
The next ring proclaims "United States Navy" on a blue background, and a rope makes up the outermost layer.
Epidermis: This is the outermost, visible layer.
Once the sun's rays penetrate through the outermost protective skin layer into the inner skin layer known as the dermis, newly formed skin cells are easily damaged by the intensity of the exposure.
In clement weather, this is the outermost layer of the uniform, with a patch and usually a brass name tag to show the ranger's authority.
The outermost parts of the uniform are the parts that get the most wear and tear, and that's where used football uniforms really come in handy.
Apply the nude eye shadow on the eyelid and into the crease, sweeping the shadow slightly out at the outermost corner of the eye towards the brow.
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