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rostrum

 [ros´trum] (L.)
1. a beak-shaped process.
2. the oral and nasal region.

ros·trum

, pl.

ros·tra

,

ros·trums

(ros'trŭm, -tră), [TA]
Any beak-shaped structure.
[L. a beak]

rostrum

/ros·trum/ (ros´trum) pl. ros´tra, rostrums   [L.] a beak-shaped process.

rostrum

(rŏs′trəm)
n. pl. ros·trums or ros·tra (-trə)
A beaklike or snoutlike projection.

rostrum

[ros′trəm]
Etymology: L, beak
a beaklike projection, as the rostrum of the sphenoid bone.

ros·trum

, pl. rostra (ros'trŭm, -tră) [TA]
Any beak-shaped structure.
[L. a beak]

rostrum

pl. rostra [L.]
1. a beak-shaped process.
2. the most anterior part of the body.

nasal rostrum
snout; apex of the nostrils and upper lip.
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For example, if the rostrum is subjected to compression loading from the top and bottom, the source and target nodes can be selected from the top and bottom loading surfaces, respectively.
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One of the most characteristic and striking features of the microstructure of the rostrum solidum in calcitic belemnites is the fan-like and radial arrangement of prismatic calcite crystals that emerge from the apical line and become thicker towards the external walls of the rostra.
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We used to all stand in a large square and march past the rostrum with all the local dignitaries, including the town mayor, and salute the flag.
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