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asterion

 [as-te´re-on]
the point on the surface of the skull where the lambdoid, parietomastoid, and occipitomastoid sutures meet.
Asterion. From Dorland's, 2000.

as·te·ri·on

(ăs-tē'rē-on), [TA]
A craniometric point in the region of the posterolateral (mastoid) fontanelle, at the junction of the lambdoid, occipitomastoid, and parietomastoid sutures.
[G. asterios, starry]

asterion

/as·te·ri·on/ (as-tēr´e-on) pl. aste´ria   [Gr.] the point on the skull at the junction of occipital, parietal, and temporal bones.
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Asterion.

as·te·ri·on

(as-tē'rē-on) [TA]
A craniometric point at the junction of the lambdoid, occipitomastoid, and parietomastoid sutures.
[G. asterios, starry]

asterion,

n point on the skull where the lambdoid, occipitotemporal, and parietotemporal sutures meet.

as·te·ri·on

(as-tē'rē-on) [TA]
Craniometric point in region of posterolateral (mastoid) fontanelle, at junction of lambdoid, occipitomastoid, and parietomastoid sutures.
[G. asterios, starry]
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More precisely, Vinzent argues that CAIV was written as an answer to Eusebius' Contra Marcellum and De ecclesiastica theologia, to the Marcellus attacked in them, to the Asterius refuted by Marcellus in them, and in addition directed against the theology, and particularly Christology, of Photinus of Sirmium.
Intersexual comparison of mimetic protection in the black swallowtail butterfly, Papilio polyxenes asterius Stoll.
Like Gregory of Nazianzus's "supercessionist" view of paideia as belonging now to Christians, Asterius looked toward a future where the traditional civic institutions (such as festivals) and virtues would henceforth be transformed by Christianity as exemplified by martyrs.
The largest section (fragments 1-114 in Seibt's numeration) involves polemic against Asterius, the rest (fragments 115-28) final Parthian shots directed at those bishops (Eusebius of Caesarea, Narcissus of Neronias, and Paulinus of Tyre) who supported Asterius and the Arian theology.
asterius at a depth between 409 and 500 m off Booby Rocks, New Providence Channel, Bahamas.
Papilio polyxenes asterius occurs in successional habitats such as old fields, and deforestation by European settlers during the last few centuries would have allowed a substantial range expansion in eastern North America (Feeny et al.
3) Hansjorg Auf der Maur, Die Osterhomilien des Asterius Sophistes als Quelle fur die Geschichte der Osterfeier, Trierer Theologische Studien 19 (Trier: Paulinus, 1967) 134 n.
154) In another writing, entitled De sancta ecclesia (especially [subsection] 8-16), Marcellus again introduces Hermes Trismegistus, along with Valentinus, Plato, and Aristotle, as the main "pagan" source for the doctrine of two gods preached by the "Ariomaniacs" Asterius the Sophist and Eusebius of Caesarea.
Kinzig for separating from Asterius the homilies on the Psalms which some have attributed to him.
In the process of rehabilitating the reputed heretic, Lienhard examines Marcellus s theology as found in his primary work, the Contra Asterium, and then as found in the writings of his contemporary opponents (Eusebius of Caesarea, Eusebius of Nicomedia, Paulinus of Tyre, Narcissus of Neronias and Asterius the Sophist).
5: 1 in the homilies edited by Richard in 1956 and ascribed by him to the Arian Asterius the Sophist.
I have studied those passages in early Christian literature where, in theological discourse, [delta][iota][alpha][delta][eta][kappa][eta] is understood to mean `last Will and Testament' in my book Erbin Kirche: Die Auslegung von Psalm 5,1 in den Psalmenhomilien des Asterius und in der Alten Kirche, Heidelberg 1990 (AHAW.