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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Plural of infundibulum.

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  • n. Plural form of infundibulum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Plural of infundibulum.

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  • He invented phenomena like chrono-synclastic infundibula (places in the universe where all truths fit neatly together) as well as religions, like the Church of God the Utterly Indifferent and Bokononism (based on the books of a black British Episcopalian from Tobago "filled with bittersweet lies," a narrator says).

    GreenCine Daily: Kurt Vonnegut, 1922 - 2007.

  • Our Dutchmen invite all comers with a pail and a dish, Velut infundibula integras obbas exhauriunt, et in monstrosis poculis, ipsi monstrosi monstrosius epotant, making barrels of their bellies.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • He invented phenomena like chrono-synclastic infundibula (places in the universe where all truths fit neatly together) as well as religions, like the Church of God the Utterly Indifferent and Bokononism (based on the books of a black British Episcopalian from Tobago “filled with bittersweet lies,” a narrator says).

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  • One of these joins, or expands into, each of the minute lung sacs, or infundibula.

    Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools

  • * — The alveoli, or air cells, are the small divisions of the infundibula (Fig. 36).

    Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools

  • At the places where the finest divisions of the air tubes enter the infundibula, the little arteries branch into the capillaries that penetrate the infundibular walls (Figs. 38 and 39).

    Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools

  • * The two large sacs are infundibula; the small divisions are alveoli.

    Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools

  • They become capillary in diameter, and finally open into the infundibula of the air cells of the lungs.

    Common Diseases of Farm Animals

  • The buds undergo further subdivision and ramification, and ultimately end in minute expanded extremities—the infundibula of the lung.

    XI. Splanchnology. 1. The Respiratory Apparatus

  • After the sixth month the air-sacs begin to make their appearance on the infundibula in the form of minute pouches.

    XI. Splanchnology. 1. The Respiratory Apparatus

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