How to use Symphysis in a sentence
Mastodons, like elephants, always have a pair of upper tusks, while the earlier ones likewise have a short pair in the lower jaw, which is prolonged into a snout-like symphysis for their support.
Only in the ostrich the distal ends of the pubes meet, forming a daggershaped symphysis, which is curved forwards.
In some of those birds which have a peculiarly harsh or trumpeting voice, the trachea is lengthened, forming loops which lie subcutaneously (capercally, curassow), or it enters and dilates the symphysis of the furcula (crested guineafowl); or, e.g.
Ventral fins below or in front of the pectorals, the pelvic bones posterior to the clavicular symphysis and only loosely attached to it by ligament.
The pelvic girdle and the hind-limbs show the least reduction found in any recent snakes, ilia, pubes and ischia being still distinguishable, the last even retaining their symphysis, and there are small vestiges of the femurs.Advertisement
The pelvis has large ischia and pubes, with a long and usually bony symphysis.
The mandibular symphysis extends backwards at least to the fifteenth tooth.
The mandibular symphysis does not reach beyond the eighth tooth.
C. cataphractus is the common crocodile of West Africa, easily recognised by the slender snout which resembles that of the gavial, but the mandibular symphysis does not reach beyond the eighth tooth.
The horizontal ramus, long, straight, and compressed, gradually narrows towards the symphysis, where it expands laterally to form with the ankylosed opposite ramus the wide, semicircular, shallow alveolar border for the incisor teeth.Advertisement
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.
The site explains what symphysis pubis dysfunction is, what the symptoms are, what effects it may have, and tips on recovery.
Sites of Application The plates may be applied to the anterior column from the inner table of the ilium to the symphysis pubis.
The technique involves inserting the needle until it touches the pubic symphysis.
Lower canines cross the floor of the oral cavity, from buccal to medial, with the apex located at the caudal mandibular symphysis.Advertisement
I am due to go for Radiofrequency denervation on my SI joints, facet joints and pubis symphysis next week.
My second pregnancy was going well until, at 27 weeks, I began to have symphysis pain.
Fundal height-Measured by a tape measure from the top of the symphysis pubis, over the arch of the growing uterus, to the top of the fundus.