- The " sacrum" of a young Fowl; natural size, seen from below.
In many birds some of the thoracic vertebrae are more or less coOssified, in most pigeons for instance the 15th to 17th; in most Galli the last cervical and the next three or four thoracics are coalesced, &c. The pelvic vertebrae include of course the sacrum.
13), consisting of the sacrum (already described) and the pelvic arch, namely ilium, ischium and pubis, it follows that only birds and mammals possess a pelvis proper, whilst such is entirely absent in the Amphibia and in reptiles with the exception of some of the Dinosaurs.
His map formed a parallelogram measuring 75,800 stadia from Usisama (Ushant island) or Sacrum Promontorium in the west to the mouth of the Ganges and the land of the Coniaci (Comorin) in the east, and 46,000 stadia from Thule in the north to the supposed southern limit of Libya.
Farlatus and others, Illyricum Sacrum (Venice, 1751-1819); C. du Fresne du Cange, Illyricum vetus et novum (1746); M.
His right to be held as an authority on ecclesiastical history was proved in 1858 by his Registrum sacrum anglicanum, which sets forth episcopal succession in England, by many other later works, and particularly by his share in Councils and Ecclesiastical Documents, edited in co-operation with the Rev. A.
But the practical mind of the Roman gives this relation a legal turn: the ius sacrum, which regulates the dealings of men with the divine powers, is an inseparable part of ius publicum, the body of civil law, and the various acts of worship, prayer and thanksgiving are conceived of under the legal aspect of a contract.
Accordingly recourse is had, tinder the direction of the Sibylline books, to new forms of appeal for the divine help, the general vowing of the ver sacrum and the elaborate Greek lectisternium after Trasimene in 217 B.C., and the human sacrifice in the forum after Cannae in the following year.
Posterior superior iliac spine Cut end of rectum Apex of sacrum Great sciatic notch Ureter Peritoneum Spine of ischium Bladder wall Seminal vesicle Tuberosity of ischium Ischio-rectal fossa Cut end of rectum External sphincter ani Gluteus maximus better seen in young the prostate the urethra runs more forward for about threequarters of an inch, lying between the two layers of the triangular From C. S.
The tail is generally very short, and its basal vertebrae are often fused with the sacrum.
fecerunt sanciendo ut qui tribunis plebis, aedilibus, judicibus, decernviris nocuisset, ejus ca put Jovi sacrum esset).
1603) - "Silvano Invicto Sacrum - ob aprum eximiae formae captum, quem multi antecessores praedari non potuerunt."
The inscription (on a stone now lost) is as follows, the words and letters in brackets being the conjectural restorations of scholars: - " [Cere] ri sacrum [D.
In 1574, during the pontificate of Gregory XIII., a stone was dug up in the island of the Tiber bearing the inscription - " Semoni Sango Deo Sacrum Sex.
Orbini (Pesaro, 1601); and, for ecclesiastical history, Illyricum sacrum, by D.
sacrum, whilst in a few others the number of segments is still further reduced by the co-ossification of one or two vertebrae preceding that corresponding to the normal sacral and by the fusion of the two first vertebrae, the extreme of reduction being found in FIG.
O sacrum convivium appears to have its origins as an instrumental fantasia and then to have been re-written as a vocal piece.
motet O sacrum convivium actually started life as an instrumental fantasia.
nomen sacrum; the letters are very obscure.
sacral vertebrae are the bones of the spine in this region, which are fused together to form a bone called the sacrum.
To strengthen the sacral vertebrae, they are fused together to form the sacrum.
Sacral vertebrae are the bones of the spine in this region, which are fused together to form a bone called the sacrum.
Below the lumbar section is the diamond-shaped sacrum which locks like a keystone into the pelvis.
sacrum convivium ' by Tallis.
Second line: there is no line visible above nomen sacrum; the letters are very obscure.
Caesar's ' Missa Brevis Capella Regalis ' was sung at Chelmsford together with the anthem ' O sacrum convivium ' by Tallis.
Tallis's motet O sacrum convivium actually started life as an instrumental fantasia.
The anatomical term sacrum derives its names fro the Latin os sacrum which means sacred bone.
Caesar 's ' Missa Brevis Capella Regalis ' was sung at Chelmsford together with the anthem ' O sacrum convivium ' by Tallis.
The sides are cut to nearly the waist, accentuating the leg, and the back is cut down to the sacrum, allowing for a full back tan.
The lower back can extend down below to the sacrum, and up as high as the waist, as well as out to the edges of the back.
Star tattoos can be tucked into the dip above the sacrum, scattered across this field or circle the area in a ring, rising out of a low rise pants.
Or trail a line of stars down your back from the mid-point of the spine to the sacrum with the stars growing incrementally larger as they descend.
When in a state of repose it is retracted, by a muscle arising from the sacrum, within the prepuce, a cutaneous fold attached below the symphysis pubis.
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