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Definition of the noun ambulacrum
What does ambulacrum mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: ambulacra
- one of the five areas on the undersurface of an echinoderm on which the tube feet are located
Alternative definition of the noun ambulacrum
- [context: of an echinoderm] A row of pores for the protrusion of appendages such as tube feet.
Ambulacrum: An ambulacrum is an architectural term for the atrium, courtyard, or parvise in front of a basilica that is surrounded by arcades or colonnades, often containing a fountain, and is surrounded by trees.
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by Thomas Wright
The anterior single ambulacrum is a third wider than the pairs. According to Forbes it preserves nearly a uniform width, and is composed of plates which become contracted vertically throughout the upper half (fig. 2 a). Out of the thirty- seven ...
Invertibrate Zoology (2001)
The anterior median ambulacrum is the largest and deepest bearing snorter but more numerous tube feet. Inter-ambulacral areas bear long, curved spines, while ambulacral areas bear only short, thin spines. Aristotle's lantern and teeth are ...
by Michael Allaby
ambulacral groove See AMBULACRUM. ambulacrum (amb) In *Echinodermata, ...
A Dictionary of Zoology (2014)
by Michael Allaby
ambulacral groove See AMBULACRUM. ambulacrum (amb) In *Echinodermata, an area of the body surface, in most classes covered by ...
by James Stevens Curl, Susan Wilson
ambulacrum. 1. *Atrium, *court, or *parvis, sometimes with a *fountain in the centre, surrounded by *arcades or *colonnades, and often planted with trees, in front of a *basilica. 2. Any walk or avenue with formally arranged treeplanting.
They lie in each ray along two rows with a clear space between, as trees on either side of an avenue ; hence the whole band of them in each ray is called an ambulacrum (garden-walk). In the sea-urchin similar rows of the tube-like processes ...
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
ambulacrum American bond ambulacrum [am'bya la'kram] plural, ambulacra. Invertebrate Zoology, in echinoderms, any of the five radial grooves along which the tube feet are located. ambulant see ambulatory. ambulatorial see ambulatory.
Lexicon Encyclion... (1745)
by Johann A Weber
Galleric, porrieus, pérgula, xyftus, pinacothe ca, ambulacrum, peridromis.
<SlaB /ûlt, Ъа malt gebiet/ ambuUtio, ambulacrum, ß) flets- ner, ambuiatíuncuia. f.
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
An appendage, Ambulacrum or Apotele ...
by Shirley Palmer
Gang einer Echinus, ambulacrum, Ainbu- lacre. Gauge, halbrunde im Ohre, semicircular canals in the ear, s. Demi-cireulaire. Gangliennerv, -nerven, pi., ganglionic nerve, s. Ganglionique. Gangliennervensystem,ganglionic nervous system, s.
ספר תהלים The Book of Psalms, without points; corrected from the edition of Vander Hooght, with a key, grammar, literal English version, and lexicon, upon an improved plan, by John Reid (1821)
Ambulacrum, a gutter, or trough, for the flowing of water. Sr. m. Chald. Aspectus, the appearance; forma, the shape, R. "x" To behold. 2" an Litigare, to contend, or plead. 5" m. "a" f. "2"of Lis, contention. 2" m. Litigator, one who contends, ...
Historic books etc on garden design and landscape architecture by Tom Turner
At an ancient villa near Brundusium our author found the ambulacrum, or covered walk, pretty entire .
The anterior ambulacrum is generally less developed than the rest. They form round the mouth grooves, where the holes are larger, and whence proceed ramified tentacula, like those of the Holothuriae. There are only four oviducal plates, ...
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Villa romana de Veranes. Ambulacrum (Pasillo).
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Video shows what ambulacrum means. A row of pores for the protrusion of appendages such as tube feet.. Ambulacrum Meaning. How to pronounce, definition ...
Scrabble value of A1M3B3U1L1A1C3R1U1M3
The value of this 10-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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