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skeletal formula,

n representation of the bonding between two carbons in an organic compound. One line represents a single bond; two lines represent a double bond; and three lines indicate a triple bond.
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The half of the sampled Pseudodiploria colonies (38 or 50 %) presented perforations in their skeletal structure (mainly in the septa) or an internal hollow in the structure.
Linda said, 'My evidence showed that it was the breathing movement itself that created muscular and skeletal structure.
In our first production in Cambridge, the scenery for the play was a skeletal structure made of steel, rife with social resonances--a non-decorative, gestural architecture.
In one of the Norton's galleries, two photographs representing the Hamburg and Maastricht university libraries, respectively, were hung on neighboring walls: Hamburg's hulking card catalogue, looking like a set of abandoned boxcars in the library's classically appointed skylighted atrium, seemed to mock the postmodern pretensions of its recently completed Dutch counterpart, as if to suggest that the latter's elaborate skeletal structure and miles of shelves would soon appear just as outmoded, victim of an age of electronically stored and accessed information in which students barely know how to locate a book.
This FEM model is of the entire human body--that's "entire" as in the skeletal structure, internal organs, and muscles.
In literal terms, transparency found its most radical expression in the invention of a sheer glass skin, which came to supersede conventional glazed openings in a skeletal structure.
The complexity of the skeletal structure in the hand and the variability between different subjects makes very difficult to realize an automatic segmentation of the bones.
In a hands-on display, 10-year-old Sam rummaged through a cardboard box filled with wings, talons and a pelican's skeletal structure.
You can't improvise without a skeletal structure, you can't just go in and start talking.
Studies of the crystalline and overall skeletal structure of scleractinian corals necessitate the removal of the surrounding epithelia to visualize the Ca[CO.
These data sets were then processed by the MEC to produce the organs and skeletal structure.
Close analysis of the shark's seven senses and its skeletal structure reveal why it is such an efficient killer.