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radial fibrous

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

A mineral texture seen where crystals are aligned perpendicularly to the curved surface on which they are growing.

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radial fibrous

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

A mineral texture seen where crystals are aligned perpendicularly to the curved surface on which they are growing.

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radial fibrous

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 20 words.

A mineral texture seen where crystals are aligned perpendicularly to the curved surface on which they are growing.

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radial fibrous

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 22 words.

A *mineral *texture seen where crystals are aligned perpendicularly to the curved surface on which they are growing....

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Arcade of Frohse

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

See Radial tunnel syndrome. A fibrous band on the surface of supinator. One of the structures implicated in compression of the radial nerve at the elbow.

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Arcade of Frohse

Andrew Hodges.

in A-Z of Plastic Surgery

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 29 words.

See Radial tunnel syndrome. A fibrous band on the surface of supinator. One of the structures implicated in compression

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Fingertip injuries

Andrew Hodges.

in A-Z of Plastic Surgery

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 178 words.

• Distal pulp is divided by radial fibrous septa, which create a multipyramidal structure of fibroadipose tissue compartments. • Digital

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Radial tunnel syndrome

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

The most frequent site for radial tunnel compression is the arcade of Frohse. Sites of compression: a fibrous band tethering nerve to the radiohumeral joint; the leash of...

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Fingertip injuries

Overview page. Subjects: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Distal pulp is divided by radial fibrous septa, which create a multipyramidal structure of fibroadipose tissue compartments. Digital nerve trifurcates at the level of the...

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Articulata

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences — Earth Sciences and Geography.

1 (phylum Brachiopoda) A class of brachiopods in which the calcareous valves are impunctate, punctate, or pseudo-punctate. The fibrous or prismatic secondary layer and...

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tremolite

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

An important member of the monoclinic calcium-rich amphiboles Ca2(Mg,Fe2+)5[Si4O11]2(OH,F)2, which forms a series with ferroactinolite; sp. gr. 3.02–3.44; hardness 5.0–6.0; monoclinic;...

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The Structure and Adhesive Mechanism of Octopus Suckers1

William M. Kier and Andrew M. Smith.

in Integrative and Comparative Biology

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biological Sciences. 5506 words.

Octopus suckers consist of a tightly packed three-dimensional array of muscle with three major muscle fiber orientations: 1) radial muscles that traverse the wall; 2) circular muscles...

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epidote

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

A rock-forming mineral Ca2(Al2Fe3+)Si3O12(OH) and a member of the epidote group of minerals, which includes zoisite, clinozoisite, and allanite; sp. gr. 3.4–3.5; hardness 6.5; monoclinic;...

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Wisps and knots in the central Crab nebula

Yu-Qing Lou.

in Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

March 1998; p ublished online March 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 0 words.

Abstract

The fast-spinning Crab pulsar (∼30 turn s−1), which powers the massive expansion and synchrotron emission of the entire Crab nebula, is surrounded...

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Comparison of biomechanical and structural properties between human aortic and pulmonary valve

Peteris Stradins, Romans Lacis, Iveta Ozolanta, Biruta Purina, Velta Ose, Laila Feldmane and Vladimir Kasyanov.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 3248 words.

Objective: Pulmonary valve autografts have been reported as clinically effective for replacement of diseased aortic valve (Ross procedure). Published data about pulmonary valve...

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<i>In vitro</i> Cultured Primary Roots Derived from Stem Segments of Cassava (<i>Manihot esculenta</i>) Can Behave Like Storage Organs

Ricardo D. Medina, Mirta M. Faloci, Ana M. Gonzalez and Luis A. Mroginski.

in Annals of Botany

March 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8511 words.

Background and Aims

Cassava (Manihot esculenta) has three adventitious root types: primary and secondary fibrous roots, and storage roots. Different...

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Garnet Breakdown, Symplectite Formation and Melting in Basanite-hosted Peridotite Xenoliths from Zinst (Bavaria, Bohemian Massif)

Petr Špaček, Lukáš Ackerman, Gerlinde Habler, Rainer Abart and Jaromír Ulrych.

in Journal of Petrology

August 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Petrology. 16308 words.

Complex, symplectite-bearing pseudomorphs after garnet recently found in unique basanite-hosted peridotite xenoliths from Zinst, Bavaria, allow the study of the interaction between garnet...

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Functional expression of a <i>Bombyx mori</i> cocoonase: potential application for silk degumming

Prangprapai Rodbumrer, Dumrongkiet Arthan, Utai Uyen, Jirundon Yuvaniyama, Jisnuson Svasti and Pramvadee Y. Wongsaengchantra.

in Acta Biochimica et Biophysica Sinica

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 5389 words.

Cocoon, a shelter for larva development to silk moth, contains the fibrous protein fibroin, which is coated by the globular protein sericin. Emergence of the silk moth requires the action...

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An analysis of the spatial arrangement of the myocardial aggregates making up the wall of the left ventricle

Farshad Dorri, Peter F. Niederer, Klaus Redmann, Paul P. Lunkenheimer, Colin W. Cryer and Robert H. Anderson.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

March 2007; p ublished online March 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 4646 words.

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Objective: We used the technique of peeling of myocardial aggregates, usually described as ‘fibres’, to determine the spatial...

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The architecture of the left ventricular myocytes relative to left ventricular systolic function

Farshad Dorri, Peter F. Niederer, Paul P. Lunkenheimer and Robert H. Anderson.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

February 2010; p ublished online February 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 5554 words.

Abstract

Objective: Mural thickening, combined with longitudinal and circumferential shortening, and apical along with basal twisting are...

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Secondary phloem diversity and evolution in Bignonieae (Bignoniaceae)

Marcelo R. Pace, Suzana Alcantara, Lúcia G. Lohmann and Veronica Angyalossy.

in Annals of Botany

September 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 13482 words.

Background and Aims Phloem evolution has been explored in the literature across very broad scales, either for vascular plants as a whole or for major plant groups, such as the...

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