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hof

(hōf),
The hollow in the cytoplasm of a cell that lodges the nucleus.
[Ger. court]
The focal perinuclear clearing seen at the nuclear concavity in plasma cells and in other cells—e.g., lymphoblasts, Reed-Sternberg cells, or osteoblasts—that have eccentrically placed nuclei; the hof is best seen with Wright-Giemsa or another Romanowsky stain; it may also be seen in the inclusions in Chlamydia-infected epithelial cells in trachoma inclusion conjunctivitis, where the ‘hof’ is created by the nucleus
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The results of the Global Moran's I test--0.383 at a confidence level of 95%--combined with similar findings by Mihaescu and vom Hofe (2013) and Svetlik (2007), suggested that we use spatial-autocorrelative models in addition to OLS (with Fixed Effects) regressions.
Auf diese Weise wurde von au[beta]en das Bild eines paradigmatischen orientalischen Hofes gezimmert, das sich in allzu vielen Details als Konstrukt prasentiert" (p.
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(7.) "Cantricin fur Kirche, Tafel und Theater," quoted in Studien zur Musikpflege in der Stadt Weissenfels und am Hofe der Herzoge von Sachsen-Weissenfels, by Thorsten Fuchs (Lucca: Libreria Musicale Italiana, 1997), 98.
(7.) See Moritz Furstenau, Zur Geschichte der Musik und des Theaters am Hofe zu Dresden, 2 vols.
The authors wish to thank the city of Sydney for enabling the study to be undertaken; the Prevention Research Collaboration project officers, Bronwyn McGill and Belinda Von Hofe, for day-to-day management of the study; field staff for data collection; and study parents and children for taking part in the interviews.
BEATRICE, Antistes philosophiae: ein christenfeindlicher Propagandist am Hofe Diokletians nach dem Zeugnis des Laktanz, dans Ricerche patristiche in onore di don Basil Studer, dans Augustinianum, 33 (1993), pp.
After that building was badly damaged by bombing, part of its exterior was clad in a cheap aluminum facade in the post-war years that, curiously, has now just been restored as an historical feature in the newly opened Hofe am Bruhl shopping centre.