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cos·tal

(kos'tăl),
Relating to a rib.

costal

[kos′təl]
Etymology: L, costa, rib
1 pertaining to a rib.
2 situated near a rib or on a side close to a rib.

cos·tal

(kos'tăl)
Relating to a rib.

costal

of the ribs; for example costal cartilages, intercostal muscles.

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The phylogenetic distribution of unlobed costal phytoliths suggests that they probably represent the ancestral (plesiomorphic) condition that occurred in the most recent common ancestor of Joinvilleaceae and Poaceae, but was apparently lost in Ecdeiocoleaceae.
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Anterior part of pronotum elevated into a more or less inflated or bulbous hood; if hood is small, paranota and costal margin of hemelytra expanded and projecting beyond sides of body 5
The women had joined a small demonstration on the main costal highway from Marqab, an adjacent village to Banias.
Moreover President Abbas asked Fatah leaders who left the Gaza Strip after Hamas takeover in 2006 to go back and help rebuilding the movement in the costal enclave.
Costal Lamina: the expanded portion of a leaf located on [beta], [gamma], [delta], and/or costae, usually consisting of costal segments or lobes.
The Coastline Protection and Development Agency (APAL) is working at present to assist costal municipalities and hotels bidding for the "Blue Flag" to prepare their applications, in addition to the financial support it provides for the installation of necessary equipment to ensure best conditions for hosting holidaymakers.
QUETTA, July 13 -- Three people, including two women, were killed and 15 others were injured in a road accident in Pasni, a costal town of Balochistan, on Monday.
The Costal Aviation jet can hold, at max, just 12 passengers, while the honeymoon special flies just three, perfect for BOD, Amy, and the pilot.
Summary: BEIRUT: political alliances were being re-shuffled in pre-dominantly Christian regions of Mount Lebanon in the upcoming municipal elections as political and family forces blended to result in consensus in the costal town of Jounieh while the coastal town of Byblos and the Bekaa town of Zahle seem to be heading toward an electoral battle.