gracile


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Related to gracile: Gracile fasciculus, Gracile Australopithecines, Gracile nucleus

gracile

 [gras´il]
slender; delicate.

gracile

/grac·ile/ (gras´il) slender or delicate.

gracile

[gras′il]
long, slender, and graceful.

gracile

slender, lean or thin; lightly built as AUSTRALOPITHECUS.

gracile

slender; delicate.
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GRACILE syndrome, a lethal metabolic disorder with iron overload, is caused by a point mutation in BCS1L.
The following great apes are classified as endangered: the robust chimpanzees, Pan troglodytes; the gracile chimpanzee/bonobo, Pan paniscus; the gorilla, Gorilla gorilla; and the orangutans, Pongo pygmaeus and P.
Alternatively, wombats have a much more robust skull containing a larger brain, compared to the slender and gracile macropod cranium.
Lyncare is the sole distributor of the Reck MOTOmed Range in Ireland we provide the full MOTOmed Range now including the MOTOmed Gracile for children and the MOTOmed Letto for clients who wish to use the MOTOmed while in bed.
Although some details are lacking, this long-legged, small-bodied and rather gracile harvestman is surprisingly modern-looking and appears to show the impression of an annulate ovipositor.
With less force on the brain case, the way may have been opened for the evolution of a larger, more gracile cranium whose increased volume became filled by cerebral cortex material.
Has anyone since Hofmann played the Valse Gracile by Horatio Parker, or the Etude in C Minor by Constantin von Sternberg?
In a phenomenon known as viscerosomatic convergence, a single neuron in the spinal cord or gracile nucleus can react to stimulation of the colon, bladder, uterus, cervix, or vagina, Dr.
Examination of the extremities revealed long, gracile limbs with hyp oplastic musculature.
The dancers performed well; women gracile, men appropriately apelike.
Leonello, says Vasari, delighted in the precision and intricacy of small works of art: the gracile, or lightly graceful.
Numbers: RV492 and RV525 Lophatherum gracile Brongn.