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  • n. Plural form of ventriculus.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Plural of ventriculus.


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  • Si nulla digna laesio, ventriculo, quoniam in hac melancholia capitis, exigua nonnunquam ventriculi pathemata coeunt, duo enim haec membra sibi invicem affectionem transmittunt.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Acidi ructus, cruditates, aestus in praecordiis, flatus, interdum ventriculi dolores vehementes, sumptoque cibo concoctu difficili, sputum humidum idque multum sequetur, &c.Hip. lib. de mel.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Mercatus prescribes them near the spleen, aut prope ventriculi regimen, or in either of the thighs.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • The babirusa stomach differs from that of the domestic pig chiefly in the enormous size of the diverticulum ventriculi, the prominence of the constrictions that delimit its three main divisions, and in the size and complexity of the cardia.

    11 The Bearded Pig

  • The tela chorioidea of the third ventricle (tela chorioidea ventriculi tertii; velum interpositum) (Fig. 750) is a double fold of pia mater, triangular in shape, which lies beneath the fornix.

    IX. Neurology. 4c. The Fore-brain or Prosencephalon

  • The central part (pars centralis ventriculi lateralis; cella) (Fig. 737) of the lateral ventricle extends from the interventricular foramen to the splenium of the corpus callosum.

    IX. Neurology. 4c. The Fore-brain or Prosencephalon

  • The Coronary Vein (v. coronaria ventriculi; gastric vein) derives tributaries from both surfaces of the stomach; it runs from right to left along the lesser curvature of the stomach, between the two layers of the lesser omentum, to the esophageal opening of the stomach, where it receives some esophageal veins.

    VII. The Veins. 4. The Portal System of Veins

  • The greater curvature (curvatura ventriculi major) is directed mainly forward, and is four or five times as long as the lesser curvature.

    XI. Splanchnology. 1F. The Stomach

  • —The lesser curvature (curvatura ventriculi minor), extending between the cardiac and pyloric orifices, forms the right or posterior border of the stomach.

    XI. Splanchnology. 1F. The Stomach

  • The Posterior Vein of the Left Ventricle (v. posterior ventriculi sinistri) runs on the diaphragmatic surface of the left ventricle to the coronary sinus, but may end in the great cardiac vein.

    VII. The Veins. 3. The Systemic Veins


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