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cestus

An obsolete term for a fold of tissue formed in the roof of the fourth ventricle during the development of the neural tube.
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In fact, Cavalli is hardly mentioned, and Cesti and Legrenzi are entirely absent, and yet the Venetian style of opera is alluded to again in the discussion of Naples in chapter 23 and again in chapter 27, as if the reader were fully familiar with its important characteristics.
La figura e l'opera di Antonio Cesti nel Seicento europeo: convegno internazionale di studi: Arezzo, 26-27 aprile 2002, a cura di Mariateresa Dellaborra.