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  • n. Plural form of naevus.

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Examples

  • Benign naevi can arise at any age, so don't feel that a new one must be a risk.

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  • Having lots of pigmented naevi (the medical term for moles) does not raise your risk ofmelanoma, but, sadly, you have increased the risk by allowing yourself to get sunburnt.

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  • Attamen naevi hujus generis haud impediunt quo minus operis summam et {Greek} praedare dispositam, delectum rerum sapientissimum, argutum quoque interdum, dictionemque seu stylum historico aeque ac philosopho dignissimum, et vix a quoque alio Anglo, Humio ac Robertsono haud exceptis (praereptum?) vehementer laudemus, atque saeculo nostro de hujusmodi historia gratulemur ... ..

    Memoirs of My Life and Writings

  • In this fashion, many birth marks (_naevi materni_) are produced; strawberries or other fruit, eagerly desired at times when they cannot be procured, have appeared on the child's skin; divers objects that have left a vivid impression on the imagination may have the same effect.

    Reincarnation A Study in Human Evolution

  • Hinc quotidiana infirmitatis peccata oriuntur, et optimis etiam sanctorum operibus naevi adhaerescunt: quae illis perpetuam sese coram

    The Creeds of the Evangelical Protestant Churches.

  • * Hinc quotidiana infirmitatis peccata oriuntur, et optimis etiam sanctorum operibus naevi adhaerescunt: quae illis perpetuam sese coram Deo humiliandi, ad Christum crucifixum confugiendi, carnem magis ac magis per Spiritum precum et sancta pietatis exercitia mortificandi, et ad perfectionis metam suspirandi, materiam suggerunt; tantisper dum hoc mortis corpore soluti, cum Agno Dei in coelis regnent.

    The Creeds of the Evangelical Protestant Churches.

  • No mother's mark is more permanent than the mental naevi and moles, and excrescences, and mutilations, that students carry with them out of the lecture-room, if once the teeming intellect which nourishes theirs has been scared from its propriety by any misshapen fantasy.

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  • Attamen naevi hujus generis haud impediunt quo minus operis summam et praedare dispositam, delectum rerum sapientissimum, argutum quoque interdum, dictionemque seu stylum historico aeque ac philosopho dignissimum, et vix a quoque alio Anglo, Humio ac

    Memoirs of My Life and Writings

  • Michaloglou C, Vredeveld LC, Soengas MS, Denoyelle C, Kuilman T, et al. (2005) BRAFE600-associated senescence-like cell cycle arrest of human naevi. [see comment].

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  • We detected the previously reported mutations in 6/13 (46%) blue naevi.

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