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  • n. Plural form of ceras.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Plural of ceras.


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  • (Etymologically primus in cera, sc. in tabula cerata, the first in a list of a class of officials)

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 12: Philip II-Reuss

  • She has other tricks up her sleeve, too: the cerata are loosely attached.

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  • So somehow she eats the anemones, stinging cells and all, without triggering the firing mechanism, then transports those nematocysts to her own cerata.

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  • The cerata at the other end look like fingers on a hand.

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  • For the scientific record, Goddard describes the new species as "characterized externally by its smooth rhinophores; long tail and cephalic tentacles; pointed foot corners; red and orange tipped cerata; and lack of pigmentation on the head, body and head tentacles."

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  • Zi 'xqitak lemfntc ma. cerata premunCifT; ita entnfralidins - reddifo - let.

    Pedanii Dioscoridis Anazarbei De medica materia libri sex

  • a notice on the doors stating that she is engaged. aut quod illa dicat peregre allatam epistulam, ne epistula quidem ulla sit in aedibus nec cerata adeo tabula; et si qua inutilis pictura sit, eam vendat: ni in quadriduo abalienarit, quo abs te argentum acceperit, tuos arbitratus sit, comburas, si velis, ne illi sit cera, ubi facere possit litteras.

    Amphitryo, Asinaria, Aulularia, Bacchides, Captivi Amphitryon, The Comedy of Asses, The Pot of Gold, The Two Bacchises, The Captives

  • Aqua corporibus oleofis, aut pingui - bus non adbaeret, Sic bleum » & aqua non commifcentur, nifi diutiffime agitata; cefTan - te imo agitatibne rurfum feparantur, * Tela cerata aquam non admittit; 'binc ea utimur ddres a pluviis cu (lodiendas« Animaliuni quorundam penha? non madefiunt, licet per - petuo fiib aquis delitefcere videantur.

    Francisci Tessanek ... Elementa physicae


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