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Definition of the noun rete
What does rete mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: retes
- a network of intersecting blood vessels or intersecting nerves or intersecting lymph vessels
- lexical domain: Body Parts - nouns denoting body parts
- synonym of rete: plexus
- more generic terms: anatomical structure / bodily structure / body structure / complex body part / structure = a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing and its construction and arrangement
- more specific terms:
- aortic plexus = a plexus of lymph nodes in the lower portion of the abdominal aorta
- nerve plexus = a network of intersecting nerves
- plexus choroideus / choroid plexus = a vascular plexus of the cerebral ventricles that regulate intraventricular pressure
- plexus lumbalis / lumbar plexus = a lymphatic plexus located along the lower portion of the aorta and iliac vessels
- pterygoid plexus = a plexus of veins draining the region of the pterygoid muscles and draining into the internal maxillary and anterior facial veins
- rete testis = network of tubules carrying sperm from the seminiferous tubules to the vasa efferentia
Phrases with Rete
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Phrases ending with the word Rete:
- Dinophysis Rete
- Euprosopia Rete
- Ptilomymar Rete
- Ritterella Rete
- Asiophlugis Rete
- Gymnodinium Rete
- Species Dinophysis Rete
- Species Euprosopia Rete
- Species Ptilomymar Rete
- Species Ritterella Rete
- Species Asiophlugis Rete
- Species Gymnodinium Rete
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The rete is the seat of extensive hyperplasia, sending ...
A Treatise on the Astrolabe (2002)
by Geoffrey Chaucer
Above the rete is a pivoting straight-edge (the "label"). The label typically extends across the rim of the womb to the very edge of the mother. The rim itself is divided into the 24 hours of the day. On the Painswick Astrolabe these are marked by ...
Building Multi-Tenant Service Applications in the Cloud by Malinda Kapuruge, Jun Han, Alan Colman
RETE is a decision-making algorithm, which is asymptotically independent from the number of rules that are being executed . This improves the efficiency of decision-making at the Serendip runtime and thereby the overall process ...
International Conference, CSEE 2011, Wuhan, China, August 21-22, 2011. Proceedings by Sally Lin, Xiong Huang
Rete is a very efficient mechanism for solving the difficult many-to-many matching problem. Architecture of a rule-based system. A typical rule engine contains : An inference engine—The inference engine controls the whole process of ...
A Renaissance Treasury (1999)
The Flagg Collection of European Decorative Arts and Sculpture by Laurie Winters, Joseph R. Bliss, Charles Avery, Russell Bowman
rete is a nineteenth-century replacement. Its Neo-Gothic style is a product of the late nineteenth-century fascination with imaginative and usually nonfunctional "re-creations." The entire surface of the bronze mater has been coated with brass ...
Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition of Terms in Biology, Botany, Zoology, Anatomy, Cytology, Embryology, Physiology by Isabella Ferguson Henderson, William Dawson Henderson
rete (rë'të) n. [L. rete, a net.] A net or network. rete Maipighii, — the Malpighian layer or deeper portion of the epidermis, from the stratum granu- losum inwards ( anat.) ...
retinitis /ret′inī′′tis/ [ L, rete, net; Gk, itis, inflammation], an inflammation of the retina. Retinitis secondary ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2013)
retinene lret'inin/ [L, rete], either of the two carotenoid pigments found in the rods of the retina that are precursors of vitamin A and are activated by light. See also retinal, retinol. retinitis lret'inr'tisl [L, tion], rete, net; Gk, ...
by Frank J. Dye
rete cord retinoic acid 289 In 1952, Robert Briggs and Thomas J. King developed the techniques for the frog (Rana); they transferred blastula stage cell nuclei into enucleated eggs and were able to obtain complete tadpoles. Spemann had ...
by Richard Dennis Hoblyn
Rete testis. A net-work of minute tubes, formed by the vaaa recta, and running upwards into the substance of the mediastinum. 5. Bete vasculosum, or plexus retifonnis. Names sometimes given to the corpus ca- vernosum vaginae.
Pocket Medical Dictionary (1999)
by B. Jain Publishers Staff
RETE bored, difficult respiration. R., Jerking, irregular or jerky breathing. R., Metamorphosing. Same as R., Bronchocavermous. R., Pu'erile, an increase in intensity without alteration of character of the respiratory movements. R., Rude, a form ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
retinene /retinn/, rete, net], either of the two carotenoid pigments found in the rods of the retina that are ...
by William Alexander Newman Dorland
a rete under the deltoid muscle which establishes a communication between the acro- mial artery and the posterior circumflex and suprascapular arteries, articular r., ...
by William F. Perrin, Bernd Würsig, J.G.M. Thewissen
The thoracic rete is supplied by vessels from the aorta, which anastamose to form a complex, spongiform structure beneath the dorsal thoracic wall (Fig. 4). This vascular tissue extends around the vertebrae into the vertebral canal, and forms ...
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The value of this 4-letter word is 4 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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