Spina

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Spina a spine, the backbone: one of the quills of a spinet: a barrier dividing the Roman hippodrome longitudinally
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Usage

In literature:

Bartolomeo de Spina has a list still more fearful.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions" by Charles Mackay
Weil reported the case of a man of twenty-two years who was born with what was supposed to be a spina bifida in the lower sacral region.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Cardinal Caprara and M. de Spina also formed part of the embassy sent by the Holy Father.
"Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte, Complete" by Louis Antoine Fauvelet de Bourrienne
Miss Bell announced her forthcoming marriage with Prince Eusebia Albertinelli della Spina.
"The Red Lily, Complete" by Anatole France
The spina in the Circus of Caracalla was more than 900 feet long.
"Serapis, Complete" by Georg Ebers
N. squamis laevibus apice uni-indentatis, spinae dorsalis triangularibus; cauda quadrantali, tenui, squamis aequalibus.
"Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia] [Volume 2 of 2]" by Phillip Parker King
Spina, their capital, was situated on the north side of the southernmost mouth of that river.
"Robert Kerr's General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 18" by William Stevenson
Spina, let tithes be re-established.
"The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2)" by John Holland Rose
De Spina was so much pleased with them that he made the invention public.
"Scientific American Supplement No. 822" by Various
Compression of the brain in spina bifida.
"Zoonomia, Vol. I" by Erasmus Darwin
The erector spinae masses are treated by careful finger-tip kneading.
"Fat and Blood" by S. Weir Mitchell
The erector muscles of the spine (sacrolumbalis, longissimus dorsi and multifidus spinae) weighed fully 16 lbs.
"Journal of the Proceedings of the Linnean Society - Vol. 3" by Various
She was called, then, Madam Oretta and was the wife of Messer Geri Spina.
"The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio" by Giovanni Boccaccio
Spina bifida is a congenital malformation or hiatus in union along the median line of the sacrum or loins.
"Surgical Anatomy" by Joseph Maclise
Bartolomeo de Spina has a list still more fearful.
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
Prata vides, plena spinis, et copia florum; Si non vis spinas sumere, sume rosas.
"The Care of Books" by John Willis Clark
Spina externa sterni large, spina interna absent.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 7" by Various
Spina, archbishop of Corinth, might be sent to him to Turin.
"The Irish Ecclesiastical Record, Volume 1, January 1865" by Various
Spina to proceed as soon as convenient, in the company of Padre Caselli, General of the Servites, to Paris.
"The War Upon Religion" by Rev. Francis A. Cunningham
At the age of twenty-two, Ancilla turned a dancer and Spina became a singer.
"The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt, Vol. II (of VI), "To Paris and Prison" The First Complete and Unabridged English Translation, Illustrated with Old Engravings" by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
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In news:

MARTINSVILLE The Morgan County Election Board ruled today that Victor Spina Jr is eligible to run for mayor of Martinsville, rejecting a challenge that had questioned whether he h. Need this information.
Success of Spina Bifida Study Opens Fetal Surgery Door.
Staying active helps Frary deal with spina bifida.
MOUNT VERNON — Despite suffering from spina bifida since birth, 39-year-old Heather Frary tries not to let it get her down.
Spina wins in barn battle.
Sophie's Voice Foundation helps children with spina bifida.
Spina bifida topic of monthly genetics series.
Rerouting nerves may aid spina bifida patients.
UAB opens clinic for adults with spina bifida.
Event in Huxley is for children with Spina Bifida .
Chatting online about spina bifida led to love in Modesto.
Sophie's Voice Foundation helps children with spina bifida .
UAB opens clinic for adults with spina bifida .
Tom Spina Designs has us going ape over this King Kong-inspired creation.
Back in 2011, Tom Spina Designs showed off this King Kong-inspired theater collection at Monsterpalooza.
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In science:

Spina, Classical decays in decoherent quantum maps Phys.
Composition of quantum operations and products of random matrices
The individuals under study are children with spina bifida.
The conjugate prior for discrete hierarchical log-linear models
Use of Bernoulli census and log-linear methods for estimating the prevalence of spina bifida in live births and the completeness of vital records reports in New York State.
The conjugate prior for discrete hierarchical log-linear models
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