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Pertaining to a hilum.
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Pertaining to a hilum.
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(hi'lum) ('la) plural.hila [L. hilum, a little thing, trifle]
1. A depression or recess at the exit or entrance of a duct into a gland or of nerves and vessels into an organ.
2. The root of the lungs at the level of the fourth and fifth dorsal vertebrae. The hilum, on the medial side of each lung, is where the main bronchus, pulmonary arteries, bronchial arteries, and nerves enter the lung and where the pulmonary veins, bronchial veins, and lymphatic vessels leave the lung. Synonym: hilushilar (hi'lar), adjective

glomerular hilum

The vascular pole of the glomerulus of the kidney.
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Hawaiian Airlines offers near-hourly service between Honolulu and Hilo, with up to 16 daily round trips.
To verify, on real fluorophores, the performance of the HiLo and RLD methods, we acquired FLIM images from samples with single-exponential fluorescence decay.
Reward yourself for your fearlessness with a romantic, casual, and healthy dinner at Hilo Bay Cafe where you can enjoy, locally inspired seasonal dishes, artisanal sushi (try the spicy lava sushi roll), modern American food (try the Maui rum BBQ ribs or the taro-quinoa veggie burger) and hand-crafted cocktails while gazing at the sapphire blue sea and majestic Mauna Kea in the distance, (hilobaycafe.com)
A posicao e a profundidade de semeadura influenciaram a emergencia de plantulas de algumas especies, a exemplo das sementes de Erythrina velutina Willd., que, quando semeadas com o hilo para baixo, expressaram a emergencia maxima (99%), na profundidade de 1,82cm; para aquelas cujo hilo ficou direcionado para cima, o maior porcentual de emergencia (63%) foi na profundidade de 1,47cm, enquanto que, na profundidade 2,04cm, verificou-se maior porcentagem de emergencia (89%) para as sementes com o hilo para o lado (CARDOSO et al., 2008).
“At the Annual Taste of Hilo, guests were given a chance to savor great dishes and treats from some of the Big Island's best restaurants, chefs, and other food distributors, while also enjoying the vibrant community life this side of the Aloha State is particularly known for,” explained Harold Clarke,founder of LuxuryBigIsland.com, and owner of Windermere/C and H Properties, as well as an award-winning luxury real estate expert based on the Big Island of Hawaii.
Si, ciertamente: elevando la cabeza, Kandata tuvo la oportunidad de alzar la vista hacia el cielo por encima del estanque de Sangre y observo el resplandeciente hilo de arana plateado, tan fino y delicado, escurriendose furtivamente hacia abajo a traves de la oscuridad silenciosa desde las alturas celestiales tan, tan altas; y venia directo hacia el.
Experience shows that with typical flowline HiLo limits and using typical seamless line pipe that has not been counterbored, fit-up issues can occur regularly depending on the HiLo requirement.
The epicenter was 26 miles south of Hilo and 222 miles southeast of Honolulu.
When loading a non-RNAV approach, look closely and you may be surprised to see your GPS receiver has included a PT or HILO without asking you.