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space

 [spās]
1. a delimited area.
2. an actual or potential cavity of the body.
3. the areas of the universe beyond the earth and its atmosphere. adj., adj spa´tial.
danger space a subdivision of the retropharyngeal space, extending from the base of the skull to the level of the diaphragm; so called because it provides a route by which infection of the pharynx can spread to the mediastinum.
dead space see dead space.
epidural space the space between the dura mater and the lining of the spinal canal.
intercostal space the space between two adjacent ribs.
interpleural space mediastinum.
interproximal space (interproximate space) the space between the proximal surfaces of adjoining teeth; called also proximal or proximate space.
intervillous space the space of the placenta into which the chorionic villi project and through which the maternal blood circulates.
lymph s's open spaces filled with lymph in connective or other tissue, especially in the brain and meninges.
Meckel's space a recess in the dura mater that lodges the trigeminal ganglion.
mediastinal space mediastinum.
medullary space the central cavity and the intervals between the trabeculae of bone that contain the marrow.
palmar space a large fascial space in the hand, divided by a fibrous septum into a midpalmar and a thenar space.
parasinoidal s's spaces in the dura mater along the superior sagittal sinus which receive the venous blood.
perivascular space a lymph space within the walls of an artery.
plantar space a fascial space on the sole of the foot, divided by septa into the lateral, middle, and median plantar spaces.
pneumatic space a portion of bone occupied by air-containing cells, especially the spaces constituting the paranasal sinuses.
proximal space (proximate space) interproximal space.
retroperitoneal space the space between the peritoneum and the posterior abdominal wall.
retropharyngeal space the space behind the pharynx, containing areolar tissue.
subarachnoid space the space between the arachnoid and the pia mater, containing cerebrospinal fluid.
subdural space a narrow fluid-containing space, often only a potential space, between the dura mater and the arachnoid.
subphrenic space the space between the diaphragm and underlying organs.
subumbilical space somewhat triangular space in the body cavity beneath the umbilicus.
Tenon's space a lymph space between the sclera and Tenon's capsule.

space

(spās), [TA]
Any demarcated portion of the body, either an area of the surface, a segment of the tissues, or a cavity.
See also: area, region, zone.
Synonym(s): spatium [TA]
[L. spatium, room, space]

spatium

/spa·ti·um/ (spa´she-um) pl. spa´tia   [L.] space.

space

(spās) [TA]
1. Any demarcated portion of the body, either an area of the surface, a segment of the tissues, or a cavity.
See also: area, region, zone
2. dentistry Synonym(s): diastema. Synonym(s): spatium [TA] .
[L. spatium, room, space]

spatium

pl. spatia [L.] space.

spatium interarticulare
spaces between the arches of the vertebrae, e.g. in pigs or young animals in which the body is longer than the arch.
spatium zonularia
the many spaces between the fibers of the suspensory ligament of the lens.
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Al referirse a stadium, stadion y spatium, e interpretarlos como medida, espacio intermedio o mera extensio, Heidegger se refiere a las palabras que designaban los espacios intermedios en sus origenes.
Con el conspicuo aporte teorico de Francois Bona Spes, la cualificacion del spatium inane quatenus negatio irremisiblemente periclito.
This allows him to make claims such as the following re-assessment of Kant's critical writings: 'If the subterranean Kantian idea of space is transformed via reference to the Leibnizian spatium, the field of intensive differentiation of space is in principle expanded' (144).
It treats the human as a "pure, pre-extensive spatium in intelligible extension" (34) in the actual Spinozian world, in which the abstract duality between mind and body constructed by negation does not exist: "The order of actions and passions of our body is, by nature, at one with the order of actions and passions of the mind.
351); mas arriba estan subrayados los versos <<Altius ingreditur spatium.
Mientras la romeria se define por la primacia de la meta como un locus estatico que el romero alcanza al cabo de un trayecto rectilineo, conforme al modelo biblico y cristiano de la salvacion, el viaje caballeresco debe entenderse como un trayecto circular segun el modelo mitico de la cosmologia, un puro spatium dinamico sin meta predefinida.
Tambien en su Conferencia "Construir, Habitar y Pensar" Heidegger formula la oposicion espacio-lugar al oponer el concepto latino spatium in extensio o espacio regularmente subdividido y por lo tanto teoricamente infinito, al concepto teuton de Raum, como terreno o dominio fenomenologicamente delimitado.
Hanc quidem secundariam Greci habent et alii, sed non omnes; ad habitum vero huius pauci perveniunt, quia no nisi per spatium temporis et studii assiduitatem, regulamur et doctrinamur in illa.
De hecho el nacimiento de la ciencia moderna, con las aportaciones fundamentales de Galileo, Descartes y Newton, se apoya esencialmente sobre las nociones de espacio infinito (como spatium extramundanum et vacuum, aunque en Descartes es algo diverso) y de movimiento inercial.
Jura igitur ad qualitates morales reducit, et uti actioni naturali seu motui Spatium substratum sit, spatium quoddam morale esse Statum, in quo quasi motus moralis exerceatur.
Enrico Chiavacci calls for use of the "new technological possibilities" to "make the world a spatium verae fraternitatis (a space of true solidarity).
En la misma linea de justificacion politica cita a Tertuliano (66) (Veritati nemo praescribere potest, non spatium temporum, non patrocinia personarum, non privilegium regionum).

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