cup-like cavity

  • 1cup — cuplike, adj. /kup/, n., v., cupped, cupping. n. 1. a small, open container made of china, glass, metal, etc., usually having a handle and used chiefly as a receptable from which to drink tea, soup, etc. 2. the bowllike part of a goblet or the… …

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  • 2cup — /kʌp / (say kup) noun 1. a small, open container, especially of porcelain or metal, used mainly to drink from. 2. (often upper case) an ornamental cup or other article, especially of precious metal, offered as a prize for a contest: Melbourne… …

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  • 3cup — [[t]kʌp[/t]] n. v. cupped, cup•ping 1) a small, open container made of china, glass, metal, etc., usu. with a handle, used chiefly as a drinking vessel for hot beverages 2) cer the bowllike part of a goblet or the like 3) a cup with its contents… …

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  • 4spermatophore cup — (ARTHROPODA: Insecta) In some Orthoptera and Neuroptera, a cup like cavity at the anterior end of the ejaculatory duct; in recent literature called a mold …

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  • 5Siphon cup — Siphon Si phon, n. [F. siphon, L. sipho, onis, fr. Gr. ??? a siphon, tube, pipe.] 1. A device, consisting of a pipe or tube bent so as to form two branches or legs of unequal length, by which a liquid can be transferred to a lower level, as from… …

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  • 6calices — ca·lix || keɪlɪks n. goblet or cup used in the Christian Church; cup like cavity or vessel …

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  • 7calix — ca·lix || keɪlɪks n. goblet or cup used in the Christian Church; cup like cavity or vessel …

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  • 8chambered organ — (ECHINODERMATA: Crinoidea) A five chambered structure, encased in the cup like cavity of the aboral nervous system; connecting canals form the nerves of the stalk and cirri …

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  • 9Mountain cottontail — Conservation status …

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  • 10calyx — [ keɪlɪks, ka ] (also calix) noun (plural calyces lɪsi:z or calyxes) 1》 Botany the sepals of a flower, typically forming a whorl that encloses the petals and forms a protective layer around a flower in bud. 2》 Zoology a cup like cavity or… …

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  • 11куполообразная полость — — [А.С.Гольдберг. Англо русский энергетический словарь. 2006 г.] Тематики энергетика в целом EN cup like cavity …

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  • 12calyx — (also calix) ► NOUN (pl. calyces or calyxes) 1) Botany the sepals of a flower, forming a protective layer around a flower in bud. 2) Zoology a cup like cavity or structure. ORIGIN Greek kalux case of a bud, husk …

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  • 13Bird nest — For animal nests in general, see Nest. For other uses, see Bird s nest. Deep cup nest of the Great Reed warbler A bird nest is the spot in which a bird lays and incubates its eggs and raises its young. Although the term popularly refers to a… …

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  • 14Glossary of botanical terms — Many of the terms used in Wikipedia glossaries (often most) are already defined and explained within Wikipedia itself. However, lists like the following indicate where new articles need to be written and are also useful for looking up and… …

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  • 15Pelvis — The lower part of the abdomen located between the hip bones. Organs in the female pelvis include the uterus, vagina, ovaries, fallopian tubes, bladder, and rectum. * * * 1. [NA] The massive cup shaped ring of bone, with its ligaments, at the… …

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  • 16calyculus — noun 1. a group of bracts simulating a calyx as in a carnation or hibiscus • Syn: ↑epicalyx, ↑false calyx, ↑calycle • Hypernyms: ↑bract 2. a small cup shaped structure (as a taste bud or optic cup or cavity of a coral containing a polyp) • Syn: ↑ …

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  • 17October 2011 — is the tenth month of the current year. It began on a Saturday and ended after 31 days on a Monday. International holidays (See Holidays and observances, on sidebar at right, below) Portal:Current events This is an archived version of Wikipedia s …

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  • 18moon — mooner, n. moonless, adj. /moohn/, n. 1. the earth s natural satellite, orbiting the earth at a mean distance of 238,857 miles (384,393 km) and having a diameter of 2160 miles (3476 km). 2. this body during a particular lunar month, or during a… …

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  • 19Moon — /moohn/, n. Sun Myung /sun myung/, born 1920, Korean religious leader: founder of the Unification Church. * * * Sole natural satellite of Earth, which it orbits from west to east at a mean distance of about 238,900 mi (384,400 km). It is less… …

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  • 20Kemenche — Infobox Instrument name=Karadeniz kemençesi names=ç’ilili(ჭილილი), Pontic kemenche classification= *Bowed string instrument range= related= * Rebec * igil * Byzaanchy * Shichepshin * Huqin * Cretan liraA kemenche (Turkish: kemençe, Laz: Ç… …

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