labyrinthus


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con·vo·lut·ed part of kid·ney lob·ule

proximal and distal convoluted tubules and the associated renal corpuscles supplied by branches of the interlobular arteries.

labyrinthus

/lab·y·rin·thus/ (lab″ĭ-rin´thus) pl. labyrin´thi   [L.] labyrinth.

labyrinthus

(1) Convoluted part of renal lobule; pars convolutalobuli corticalis renalis [NA]. 
(2) Labyrinth.

labyrinthus

(lab″ĭ-rin′thŭs) [L. labyrinthus, fr Gr. labyrinthos, maze, labyrinth]
A labyrinth.
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The jarosite-bearing deposit observed here could indicate acidic aqueous conditions within a volcanic system in Noctis Labyrinthus.
8 y el Labyrinthus Orphei se hermanan facilmente, aun cuando la redaccion de la primera se desplace en regiones menos radicales.
The notion of the "labyrinth," the Baroque territory par excellence, has been traced back to Libertus Fromondus, Labyrinthus Sive de Compositione Continui (Antwerpen, 1631); see Hinske, 100-101, and Friedrich Kaulbach, Der philosophische Begriff der Bewegung.
Using actual terrain data based on NASA's digital maps of the planet, Mars Rover combines fly-throughs over more than 100 different areas of the ancient red Martian landscape with stops at Noctus Labyrinthus, Olympus Mons, Gangis Chasma and dozens of other sightseeing highlights.
The minerals were found inside two small depressions in a region of the planet known as Noctis Labyrinthus.
We discovered locations at Noctis Labyrinthus that show many kinds of minerals that formed by water activity," said lead author Catherine Weitz, senior scientist at the Planetary Science Institute.
The clays we found, called iron/magnesium (Fe/Mg)-smectites, are much younger at Noctis Labyrinthus relative to those found in the ancient rocks on Mars, which indicates a different water environment in these depressions relative to what was happening elsewhere on Mars," she added.
De ello, Labyrinthus Orphei (1950) --destinado a un grupo de camara-- encarna un ejemplo inmejorable: ahi el transcurso instrumental sirve a Muench para esclarecer el desempeno de las voces componentes, rebasando cualquier funcion timbrica, por atractiva que pueda resultar su conducta coloristica.
El --por asi llamarlo-- arco narrativo del Labyrinthus Orphei incorpora elementos venidos de la abstraccion y otros figurativos.
Tithonius Lacus encompasses the features that are now designated Tithonium Chasma and Noctis Labyrinthus.
Catherine Weitz, a senior scientist at the Tucson-based Planetary Science Institute, and her colleagues studied light-toned deposits (LTDs) within troughs of the Noctis Labyrinthus region in western Valles Marineris using data gathered by three Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) instruments.