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cupula

 [ku´pu-lah] (pl. cu´pulae) (L.)
a small, inverted cup or dome-shaped cap over a structure.

cu·pu·la

, pl.

cu·pu·lae

(kū'pū-lă, kū'pū-lă), [TA]
A cup-shaped or domelike structure.
Synonym(s): cupola
[L. dim. of cupa, a tub]

cupula

/cu·pu·la/ (koo´pu-lah) pl. cu´pulae   [L.] a small, inverted cup or dome-shaped cap over a structure.cu´pular

cupula

[kyo̅o̅′pələ]
any cup- or dome-shaped structure, such as the top of a lymphatic nodule in the small intestine. Also spelled cupola.

cu·pu·la

(kŭp'ū-lă) [TA]
A cup-shaped or domelike structure.
Synonym(s): cupola.
[L. dim. of cupa, a tub]

cupula

  1. any cup-shaped structure.
  2. a structure in the AMPULLA of the ear containing sensory end organs.

cu·pu·la

(kŭp'ū-lă) [TA]
A cup-shaped or domelike structure.
[L. dim. of cupa, a tub]

cupula

pl. cupulae [L.] a small, inverted cup or dome-shaped cap over a structure.

diaphragmatic cupula
the ventral dome of the diaphragm.
pleural cupula
the apex of each pleural sac lying at the cranial aperture of the thorax.
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2005), utilizando colonias de Apis mellifera scutellata e Apis mellifera monticola, com 30 cupulas, tiveram uma producao de 6,90 e 7,30 g de geleia real colonia-1, respectivamente, nao diferindo significativamente.
As one of the world's finest resort hotels for gay men, lesbians and friends of our community, Casa Cupula has built a reputation since 2002 for service and luxury equal to 5 star mainstream resorts, but in a more intimate setting.
Para verificar a influencia das condicoes climaticas sobre a producao de geleia real foi realizada uma analise de correlacao parcial dos dados climaticos com os parametros de producao de geleia real (aceitacao de larvas, producao por cupula e producao por colonia).
Sobre las mutaciones del establishment industrial argentino y su asociacion al capital financiero; la evolucion de las fracciones del bloque en el poder, de la cupula industrial y el comercio exterior de la misma, vease Azpiazu, Basualdo, y Schorr (2000) y Basualdo (2000a, 2000b).
As a recent Casa Cupula guest opined in his online blog "I've never felt safer - not even in San Francisco - to just be me.
Mintzberg (2008) cita exemplos dessas unidades, como uma consultoria juridica proxima da cupula estrategica e um restaurante como unidade mais proxima do nucleo operacional.
The cupulolithiasis theory holds that BPPV is caused by the presence of otoconial debris that adheres to the cupula of the posterior semicircular canal.
PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico -- Excited crowds turned out Saturday for the inauguration of The Private Residences at Casa Cupula, the world's first fractional condo-hotel developed exclusively for the gay community.
Entre os associados bracais e os associados dirigentes a interacao e marcada pela desconfianca e por relacoes de trabalho que se assemelham ao estilo taylorista-fordista de gestao, com tracos de autoridade centralizada na cupula e rigidos controles sobre o trabalho e o trabalhador.
In 1969, Schuknecht proposed the concept of cupulolithiasis; he hypothesized that canal debris adheres to the cupula and makes it abnormally sensitive to gravity.
But The Private Residences at Casa Cupula offered him something he could only dream of in San Francisco: a chance to get into a hot real estate market for a minimum capital investment.
O comprometimento da cupula da organizacao e o primeiro passo para a garantia de uma campanha de MRC que se sustente em longo prazo durante os altos e baixos do programa (LORGE; BREWER, 1998; MEYER, 1999).