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Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

1. The cellular sheath or membrane surrounding an organ. A joint capsule is the tough fibrous sheath which surrounds a joint such as the temporomandibular joint.

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capsulize

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 161 words.

• underutilize • tranquillize (US tranquilize) • spiritualize • capsulize • memorialize • imperialize • bestialize • dialyse •

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capsulize

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 157 words.

• underutilize • tranquillize (US tranquilize) • spiritualize • capsulize • memorialize • imperialize • bestialize • dialyse •

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capsule

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 46 words.

1 an outer layer, rich in polysaccharides, that is present in certain types of bacteria. Presence of a capsule is

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capsule

Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

1. The cellular sheath or membrane surrounding an organ. A joint capsule is the tough fibrous sheath which surrounds a joint such as the temporomandibular joint.

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capsule

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

The original name for a crewed spacecraft. It was more appropriate at first because of the thimble shape and the limited room inside a spacecraft. US astronaut Michael Collins said that by...

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capsule

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

1 (in botany)

a A dry fruit that releases its seeds when ripe; it is formed from several fused carpels and contains many seeds. The seeds may be dispersed...

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Internal Capsule

Jeremy D. Schmahmann and Deepak N. Pandya.

in Fiber Pathways of the Brain

April 2006; p ublished online May 2009 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neuroscience. 5759 words.

This chapter begins with a historical account of the study of the internal capsule. It then discusses the results of the investigation of the internal capsule of rhesus monkey brains....

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Ruffini's capsule

Elizabeth Martin and Robert Hine.

in A Dictionary of Biology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 83 words.

A specialized nerve ending, found in skin and in joint capsules and ligaments, that responds to pressure and stretching, providing

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capsule <i>n.</i>

Edited by Robert Ireland.

in A Dictionary of Dentistry

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dentistry. 54 words.

1. The cellular sheath or membrane surrounding an organ. A joint capsule is the tough fibrous sheath which surrounds a

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Capsule Reviews

in The Computer Journal

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 0 words.

The Capsule Reviews are intended to provide a short succinct review of each paper in the issue, in order to bring the content to a wider readership. This issue's Capsule Reviews were...

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