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Asteria

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Sister of Leto and mother, by Perses, of Hecate (Hesiod Theogonia 409–12). The fact that she is Leto's sister must be connected with the fact that Asteria (meaning ‘starry’) is ...

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Asteria

Overview page. Subjects: Classical Studies.

Sister of Leto and mother, by Perses, of Hecate (Hesiod Theogonia 409–12). The fact that she is Leto's sister must be connected with the fact that Asteria (meaning ‘starry’) is ...

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Asteria

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

(Handel: Tamerlano). Sop. Daughter of Bajazet, Turkish Emperor defeated by Tamerlano. In love with Tamerlano's ally Andronico. Tamerlano attempts to win her for himself, but is unsuccessful...

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Asteria

Joyce Bourne.

in A Dictionary of Opera Characters

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 39 words.

(Handel: Tamerlano). Sop. Daughter of Bajazet, Turkish Emperor defeated by Tamerlano. In love with Tamerlano's ally Andronico.

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Asteria

Andrew Brown.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Classics

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Religion in the Ancient World. 103 words.

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Asteria

Andrew L. Brown.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 94 words.

sister of Leto and mother, by Perses, of Hecate (Hesiod Theogonia 409–12). The fact that she is

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Asteria

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 87 words.

sister of *Leto and mother, by Perses, of *Hecate (Hes. Theog. 409–12). She was pursued by *Zeus

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Age and growth estimates for the starry smoothhound (<i>Mustelus asterias</i>) in the Northeast Atlantic Ocean

Edward D. Farrell, Stefano Mariani and Maurice W. Clarke.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

July 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 6557 words.

Farrell, E. D., Mariani, S., and Clarke, M. W. 2010. Age and growth estimates for the starry smoothhound (Mustelus asterias) in the Northeast Atlantic Ocean. – ICES Journal of...

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Amino acid sequence analysis and characterization of a ribonuclease from starfish <i>Asterias amurensis</i>

Naomi Motoyoshi, Hiroko Kobayashi, Tadashi Itagaki and Norio Inokuchi.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

September 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cell Biology; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5114 words.

The aim of this study was to phylogenetically characterize the location of the RNase T2 enzyme in the starfish (Asterias amurensis). We isolated an RNase T2 ribonuclease (RNase Aa) from the...

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Aste'ria

Edited by M. C. Howatson.

in The Oxford Companion to Classical Literature

January 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Literature. 44 words.

In Greek myth, sister of *Leto and mother, by the Titan Perses, of Hecate. Being pursued by Zeus she

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Asterias: integrated analysis of expression and aCGH data using an open-source, web-based, parallelized software suite

Ramón Díaz-Uriarte, Andreu Alibés, Edward R. Morrissey, Andrés Cañada, Oscar M. Rueda and Mariana L. Neves.

in Nucleic Acids Research

July 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 2843 words.

Asterias (http://www.asterias.info) is an open-source, web-based, suite for the analysis of gene expression and aCGH data. Asterias implements validated statistical methods, and most of the...

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Mortality of <i>Asterias rubens</i> and <i>Ophiura ophiura</i> discarded in the <i>Nephrops</i> fishery of the Clyde Sea area, Scotland

M. Bergmann and P. G. Moore.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 0 words.

The Clyde Sea Nephrops fishery produces large amounts of invertebrate discards. Of these, up to 80% (by numbers) are echinoderms, including the starfish Asterias rubens and the brittlestar null...

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Peacock's Mr Asterias and ‘polypodes’: A Possible Source

James Smith.

in Notes and Queries

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History; Linguistics; Literature. 0 words.

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ray

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 26 words.

Cartilaginous fish, Raja spp. Thornback ray is R. clavata, starry ray is R. asterias, and shagreen ray is

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ray

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 26 words.

Cartilaginous fish, Raja spp. Thornback ray is R. clavata, starry ray is R. asterias, and shagreen ray is

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Hecate

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 112 words.

In Greek mythology the daughter of the titan Perses and of Asteria and high in favour with zeus. Her

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Ortygia

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 58 words.

old name of *Delos (‘Quail Island’); its *nymph was identified with *Asteria. But as some half-dozen

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ray

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

Cartilaginous fish, Raja spp. Thornback ray is R. clavata, starry ray is R. asterias, and shagreen ray is Leucoraja fullonica. Often used synonymously with skate.

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Ortygia

Roger J. A. Wilson.

in The Oxford Classical Dictionary

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Classical Studies. 54 words.

old name of Delos (‘Quail Island’); its nymph was identified with Asteria. But as some half-dozen other places were

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Rugambwa, He Cardinal Laurean

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion. 109 words.

Born Bukongo, 12 July 1912; s of Domitian Rushubirwa and Asteria Mukaboshezi; died 8 Dec. 1997

RC Archbishop of Dar-es-Salaam, 1969–92, then Emeritus

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Andronico

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

(Handel: Tamerlano). Cont. Travesti role (originally castrato). A Greek prince. Ally of The Emperor of the Tartars, Tamerlano. Falls in love with Asteria, daughter of the defeated Turkish...

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