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Definition of the noun manus
What does manus mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: manuses
- the (prehensile) extremity of the superior limb
- lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
- synonyms of manus: hand / mitt / paw
- more generic word: extremity = that part of a limb that is farthest from the torso
- more specific terms:
- part of: homo / human / human being / man = any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage; arm = a human limb
- arteria digitalis / digital arteries = arteries in the hand and foot that supply the fingers and toes
- arteria metacarpea / metacarpal artery = dorsal and palmar arteries of the hand
- intercapitular vein / vena intercapitalis = veins connecting the dorsal and palmar veins of the hand or the dorsal and plantar veins of the foot
- metacarpal vein / vena metacarpus = dorsal and palmar veins of the hand
- thenar / palm = the inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers
- finger = any of the terminal members of the hand
- ball = a more or less rounded anatomical body or mass
- metacarpus = the part of the hand between the carpus and phalanges
Alternative definition of the noun manus
- [obsolete] A hand, as the part of the fore limb below the forearm in a man, or the corresponding part in other vertebrates.
- [obsolete, Roman law] The power over other people, especially that of a man over his wife.
Manus is a fictional character from the 1981 film Agony.
- The manus is the zoological term for the distal portion of the fore limb of an animal. In tetrapods, it is the part of the pentadactyl limb that includes the metacarpals and digits. During evolution, it has taken many forms and served a variety of functions. It can be represented by the hand of primates, the lower front limb of hoofed animals or the fore paw and is represented in the wing of birds, bats and prehistoric flying reptiles, the flipper of marine mammals and the 'paddle' of extinct marine reptiles, such as plesiosaurs and ichthyosaurs.
- Manus a.k.a. Lele Language: Lele is an East Manus language of the Austronesian language family spoken in the northeastern part of Manus Island, New Guinea. It has an SVO word order.
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- Manus a.k.a. Titan Language: Titan, also known as Manus, is an East Manus language of the Austronesian language family spoken in the southeastern part of Manus Island, New Guinea, and neighboring islands by about 4,000 people.
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Phrases with Manus
Phrases starting with the word Manus:
Phrases ending with the word Manus:
- Genus Manus
- Lebbeus Manus
- Spongia Manus
- Axinella Manus
- Pauropus Manus
- Alcyonium Manus
- Mylodiscus manus
- Pachliopta Manus
- Polymastia Manus
- Scutacarus Manus
- Eustigmaeus Manus
- Potamothrix Manus
- Psilopsocus Manus
- Callyspongia Manus
- Desmopachria manus
- Pachychalina Manus
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Manus
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ICORR '2001, 7th International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics by Mounir Mokhtari
Introduction MANUS is a wheelchair mounted robotic arm designed to compensate for a severe limitation of the arm/hand function of persons depending on an electrical wheelchair. Although developed into a commercially available product ...
by Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Manus The manus is the zoological term for the distal portion of the fore limb of an animal. In tetrapods, it isthepartof the pentadactyl limb that includes the metacarpals and digits (phalanges). During evolution, it hastakenmany formsandserved ...
Seeking Bauls of Bengal (2002)
by Jeanne Openshaw
However, there are also echoes of the more general denotation, in the sense that manus is a concept destructive of the hierarchies of both householder and renouncer realms, or for that matter discrimination of any kind. This position of ...
by Turner Publishing
Manus is an elliptical shaped island approximately 50 miles long and 20 miles wide with an axial mountain range running its entire length. The central and western sections are heavily forested, mostly unexplored, and sparsely inhabited.
A World of Baby Names (2003)
by Teresa Norman
Manus is the Gaelic form. (MAG-NUS) MALCOLM Derived from the Gaelic Maolcolm (servant of St. Columba), a compound name composed of the elements maol (servant, votary) and Colm (Columba). St. Columba (521-97) was an Irish ...
Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge : Illustrated with Upwards of 150 Elegant Engravings. A - B by William Nicholson
extensor communis digitorum manus; 6. extensor pro- prius auricularis ; 7. abductor longus pollicis manus ; 8. extensor major pollicis manus ; 9.
The British Encyclopedia, Or Dictionary of Arts and Sciences Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge (1809)
extensor communis digitomm manus; 6. extensor pro- prins anricularis ; 7. abductor longus pollicis manus; 8. extensor major pollicis manus; ...
by Walter W. Skeat, Walter William Skeat
L manus. Dor. manage, verb, manege, control of horses. (F. — Ital. — L.) The same word as the above. manifest, apparent. (F.-L.) V.tnani fettt. — L. manifestos, evident. The lit. sense is ' struck by the hand,' hence palpable. — L. mani-, for ...
An Introduction to Austronesian Studies by Darrell T. Tryon
Manus Province, southwest Rambutyo Island. 1 village only. Pop. 250. LESING see ATUI .
Body Parts, Sicknesses, Instruments, and Medicinal Preparations by Juhani Norri
manus Christi. Forms: manus Christi.
Includes Hundreds of Guitar Chords and Chord Progressions in All Styles in All Twelve Keys by Howard Wallach
縁 Hereare some other chord and rhythm guitarbooks from Alfred: Alfred's Basic Guitar Chords Manus Basix ー Guitar Chord Dictionary Hal/ Manus Chord and Scale Finder Fisher Chord Connections Brown Guitar Chord ...
The Celtic Encyclopedia (1998)
by Harry Mountain
the Fianna Ailbhinn / Fergus Finnbheoil / Goll mac Morna / Muileartach Manus arrived by ship on the shores of Ireland at ...
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- Josh Manus
Photo credit: mark6mauno
- Manus geliebte Sonnenuntergaenge
Photo credit: john paul bosbolo
- Mairead ni Mhaoinaigh & Manus Lunny
Photo credit: candyschwartz
- Hamman Manus R
Hamman Manus R mechanical computer, produced in Germany by the DeTeWe company between 1953 and 1959.
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Photo credit: PracticaAplicada
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- Manus Meaning
Video shows what manus means. A hand, as the part of the fore limb below the forearm in a man, or the corresponding part in other vertebrates.. The power over ...
- Srimad-Bhagavatam 08.13 - Description of Future Manus
- Scratch Band Bd Cover by Sohaj Manus World Language Day Live concert in Kolkata Asansol India
Lion's club & Moitri present World Language Day Live concert in Kolkata Asansol India Scratch cover by Lalon Song Sohaj Manus.
- Homeland - Courtney Manus - The Language of Immigration
- Srimad Bhagavatam 08 13 Description of Future Manus 360p
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Scrabble value of M3A1N1U1S1
The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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