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eminence

 [em´ĭ-nens]
a projection or boss.

em·i·nence

(em'i-nens), [TA]
A circumscribed area raised above the general level of the surrounding surface, particularly on a bone surface.
Synonym(s): eminentia [TA]
[L. eminentia]

eminence

/em·i·nence/ (em´ĭ-nĕns) a projection or boss.
caudal eminence  a taillike eminence in the early embryo, the remnant of the primitive node and the precursor of hindgut, adjacent notochord and somites, and the caudal part of the spinal cord.

eminence

(ĕm′ə-nəns)
n.
1. A position of great distinction or superiority: rose to eminence as a surgeon.
2. A rise of ground; a hill.
3.
a. A person of high station or great achievements.
b. also Eminence Roman Catholic Church Used with His or Your as a title and form of address for a cardinal.
4. A projection or protuberance from the surface of a body part, especially a bone.

em·i·nence

(em'i-nĕns) [TA]
A circumscribed area raised above the general level of the surrounding surface, particularly on a bone surface.
Synonym(s): eminentia [TA] .
[L. eminentia]

eminence

circumscribed prominence

em·i·nence

(em'i-nĕns) [TA]
Circumscribed area raised above general level of surrounding surface, particularly in bone.
[L. eminentia]

eminence

a projection or boss.

iliopubic eminence
on the leading edge of the pubis; an attachment point for abdominal muscles.
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His Eminence also described as "suspicious" the visits by US Vice President Joe Biden, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and other officials from the Obama administration.
The Archbishop Antonio Matiazzo,bishop of Paduwa greeted his Eminence and the Sri Lankan faithful while Cardinal Ranjith expressed his thanks to him and to Fr.
His Eminence said that providing moral and psychological security in society is one of the most important duties of the police and added: "Moral security in society means that people should not have any concerns about the possibility of moral corruption among their children.
His Eminence stressed that the Iranian nation and government should maintain this solid position of the Islamic Republic.
Jude Samantha had organized a special Eucharistic celebration of thanksgiving followed by a colorful programme of welcome to His Eminence.
or his Eminence could have added that it would be nice if a child caring for one or both elderly parents were to receive the parental pension after the latter's death until the caregiver dies also.
Muscat, March 23 (ONA)- His Eminence Sheikh Ahmed bin Hamad al Khalili, the Sultanate's Grand Mufti today patronized over the celebration organized at the Sharia Institute Auditorium in the wilayat of Baushar to honor outstanding performers of the religious cadres at the Awqaf and Religious Affairs Ministry.
His eminence happens to be one of the 220 Cardinals appointed by his holiness Pope Benedict XVI and the second Sri Lankan to be appointed as a Cardinal after a vacuum of 30 years.
Toronto - His Eminence Emmett Cardinal Carter in a letter to all Toronto Archdiocesan parish priests, has written about the 1968 Winnipeg Statement "to rectify some of the errors of recent memos".
His Eminence informed the Romanian President that the "Christians are a main element in the region," stressing that they will cling to their lands despite all difficulties.
His Eminence Sheikh Ahmed bin Hamed al Khalili, the Grand Mufti of the Sultanate was the 1st of the Ministry's employees to fix the system in their personal ID in the presence of Sayyid Hareb bin Hamad bin Saud, undersecretary of the Awqaf and Religious Affairs Ministry and Sheikh Ahmed bin Saud al Siyabi, Secretary General at Al ifta Office.
Muscat, October 25 (ONA) His Eminence Sheikh Ahmed bin Hamad al Khalili, the Sultanate's Grand Mufti received here today Sheikh Abu Bekir Shabanovich, Mufti of the Republic of Belarus and his accompanying delegation who is on an official visit to the Sultanate lasting several days.