body structure


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n body structure a particular complex anatomical part of a living thing "he has good bone structure"
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  • Marie Carmichael Stopes
    Marie Carmichael Stopes
    “An impersonal and scientific knowledge of the structure of our bodies is the surest safeguard against prurient curiosity and lascivious gloating.”


In literature:

They are carefully adapted to the body, and accentuate its structure.
"Two Years with the Natives in the Western Pacific" by Felix Speiser
It is scarcely possible to summarize briefly all of the structural and stratigraphic methods used in locating the ore bodies.
"The Economic Aspect of Geology" by C. K. Leith
The remaining bodies, on the other hand, are relatively loose in structure.
"Astronomy of To-day" by Cecil G. Dolmage
The physical structure of their bodies seemed identical with those of the therns, the red men, and my own.
"The Gods of Mars" by Edgar Rice Burroughs
Its cupola is decidedly out of proportion to the small body of the structure.
"Aztec Land" by Maturin M. Ballou
Are the internal structures of celestial bodies all the same, or do they differ?
"Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer
We may roughly divide the tissues of the body into structural and lining tissues.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
It controls and molds structure; the body; the people around.
"Solaris Farm" by Milan C. Edson
Thus a nucleated mass of protoplasm turns out to be what may be termed the structural unit of the human body.
"The Voice of Science in Nineteenth-Century Literature" by Various
In the first part of the work Naegeli sets forth his micellar theory of the structure of organized bodies.
"A Mechanico-Physiological Theory of Organic Evolution" by Carl Von Nägeli
In like manner there is no such thing in nature as a body of perfectly homogeneous structure.
"The Glaciers of the Alps" by John Tyndall
Plants aid us in understanding the minute structure of the human body, its circulation, and absorption.
"A Treatise on Physiology and Hygiene" by Joseph Chrisman Hutchison
On other parts of the body of the bird the feathers are larger, but the general structure is always the same.
"Our Domestic Birds" by John H. Robinson
I shall plead for the importance of a knowledge of hygiene and of the structure of the human body to women.
"Letters of a Javanese Princess" by Raden Adjeng Kartini
It is probable, however, that this structure has nothing to do with the carotid body of Mammalia.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 8" by Various
It appears both in inanimate bodies, living structures, and in mental phenomena; in the latter, as hereditary mental peculiarities.
"The Scientific Basis of National Progress" by George Gore
Corporeal structure, except so far as vigour of body leads to vigour of mind, appears to have little influence.
"The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Vol. I (1st edition)" by Charles Darwin
How might the body covering and the structure of the outer wings affect or determine the beetle's habits, even against its will?
"A Guide for the Study of Animals" by Worrallo Whitney
But who will in seriousness maintain that relationship, or that sameness of structure, makes two bodies one?
"An Essay on the Development of Christian Doctrine" by John Henry Cardinal Newman
Pelvic, pertaining to the open, bony structure at the lower extremity of the body.
"A Manual of the Antiquity of Man" by J. P. MacLean

In news:

SIX SHOOTER The RDX shares its body structure and assembly line with the Honda CR-V, but has two extra cylinders.
Firm Strives to Exploit Antibody Structures Made by the Body.
Stargazers and astronomy enthusiasts, not to mention curious Boy and Girl Scouts and legions of others flock to the structure to glimpse heavenly bodies year-round, but Astronomy Day only officially comes once a year.
Oj The Ultimate Orange Jeep Part 3 Front Jeep Body Structure .
Body structural components in the Caliber form a structural safety-cage for occupant protection in the event of an impact.
The human body has about 1,000 kinds of such receptors, structures on the surface of cells, which let the body respond to a wide variety of chemical signals, like adrenaline.
Difficult conditions hampered the search for bodies still trapped beneath the twisted debris of a collapsed bridge Thursday, as finger-pointing began over a report two years ago that found the bridge was "structurally deficient.".
A suicide victim whose decapitated body was found outside a parking structure at the Kaiser Permanente facility in Culver City was a man in his 40s, police said today.
These may be small, but they have nice body and structure: Meyer Lemon Pastry Cream Mini Doughnuts.
Contrary to the popular view of the skeleton as an inert, lifeless structure, it turns out that the bones play a number of roles in the body.
Can I extract native-like secondary structured proteins from inclusion bodies using a low concentration of urea.
But the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit has twice ruled that genes can be patented, in Myriad 's case because the isolated DNA has a "markedly different chemical structure" from DNA within the body.
The floor pan is an important structural part of a unit-body car, so large rust holes or widely dispersed pinholes mean a new floor pan is in order.
Steck Manufacturing Co.'s Handy Pull Kit, no 20222, assists with light-duty pulling of tapped holes in automotive body structures, as well as proper hood and trunk alignment.
A film of the feminine structuring body.— Laida Lertxundi.

In science:

Due to the non–locality the correlation functions are very difficult to study and very few analytic results exist [3, 4]. A growing body of numerical evidence suggests however the existence of a simple structure common to all correlators in various ensembles of random geometries .
Matter Correlations in Branched Polymers
We investigate the spin structure of many-fermion systems with a spin-conserving two-body random interaction.
Spin Structure of Many-Body Systems with Two-Body Random Interactions
This is partly due to the observation of regular structures in the low-lying states of various nuclear models with random two-body interactions.
Spin Structure of Many-Body Systems with Two-Body Random Interactions
Thus it appears that, to leading order, double occupancy effects are not important to understanding the spin structure of the spectrum for a pure two-body interaction.
Spin Structure of Many-Body Systems with Two-Body Random Interactions
We have investigated the spin structure of low lying states in fermion systems with random two-body interactions.
Spin Structure of Many-Body Systems with Two-Body Random Interactions
The state in the let body is the result of compiling a structure consisting of the patterns without the constraint and the rest of the patterns.
From Syntactic Theories to Interpreters: A Specification Language and Its Compilation
The state of the let body is the result of compiling a structure consisting of the context patterns, the hole patterns, as well as the rest of the patterns.
From Syntactic Theories to Interpreters: A Specification Language and Its Compilation
We investigate the statistical properties of the low-lying levels of interacting complex systems, extracting from the edge of the spectra, generic properties that would reflect the basic structure of many-body systems such as molecules, atomic nuclei or quantum dots close to, or in their ground-state.
Ground State Properties of Many-Body Systems in the Two-Body Random Ensemble and Random Matrix Theory
Recent progress in merging this many-body description with the realistic LDA based electronic structure calculations has already led to new insights in long standing problems, such as, the temperature dependence of the magnetic properties of Fe and Ni , the volume collapse transition in Ce , and Pu [12,13].
Linear Response Calculations of Lattice Dynamics in Strongly Correlated Systems
Therefore, we describe odd variables on a smooth manifold X as generating elements of the structure ring of a graded manifold, whose body is X .
Lagrangian symmetries and supersymmetries depending on derivatives. Global analysis
Bulk chromium crystallizes in body-centered cubic bcc structures with anti-ferromagnetic ordering of the spins which are collinear along a fixed quantization axis.
Simple Simulation of Magnetic Structure for Nanoclusters
All IMPACT agents are built “on top ” of some existing body of code specified by the data types or data structures, T , that the agent manipulates and by a set of functions, F , that are callable by external programs.
Logic-Based Specification Languages for Intelligent Software Agents
One needs a considerable body of theory: specifically, spatial and temporal metrical structure, and a compatible connection (whether or not induced a la Newton by a notion of absolute rest).
On the Persistence of Homogeneous Matter
Roughly speaking, a substantivalist will answer ‘No’, since they take the metrical structure of spacetime to be real and occurrent: it is not just an encoding of how suitable bodies would behave.
On the Persistence of Homogeneous Matter
Microcanonical thermodynamics and statistical fragmentation of dissipative systems — the topological structure of the n-body phase space.
Heat can flow from cold to hot in Microcanonical Thermodynamics of finite systems. The microscopic origin of condensation and phase separations