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porta

 [por´tah] (L.)
an entrance or gateway, especially the site where blood vessels and other supplying or draining structures enter an organ; called also portal.
porta he´patis the transverse fissure on the visceral surface of the liver, where the portal vein and hepatic artery enter and the hepatic ducts leave. Called also portal fissure and transverse fissure.

hi·lum

, pl.

hi·la

(hī'lŭm, hī'lă), [TA] Avoid the incorrect form hilus.
1. The part of an organ where the nerves and vessels enter and leave. Synonym(s): porta (1)
2. A depression or slit resembling the hilum in the olivary nucleus of the brain.
[L. a small bit or trifle]

in·ter·ven·tric·u·lar for·a·men

(in'tĕr-ven-trik'yū-lăr fōr-ā'mĕn) [TA]
The short, often slitlike passage that, on both the left and right sides, connects the third brain ventricle (of the diencephalon) with the lateral ventricles (of the cerebral hemispheres); the passage is bounded anteriomedially by the column of fornix and posterolaterally by the anterior pole of the thalamus.
Synonym(s): Monro foramen, porta (2) .

hi·lum

, pl. hila (hī'lŭm, -lă) [TA]
1. The part of an organ where the nerves and vessels enter and leave.
Synonym(s): porta (1) .
2. A depression or slit resembling the hilum in the olivary nucleus of the brain.
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Portas said: "The growth of local is going to happen and it's going to get better and better.
Portas warned against comparing the Brexit vote and Donald Trump's administration too closely, however.
He said Portas was affected by sleeping tablets at the time and had "no idea" what had happened.
Ms Portas blamed the cheap money of the boom years with three-for-one-deals and cheap and disposable goods from China and India for wrecking our high streets.
Ms Portas said: "It is now clearer to me than ever that Britain wants its town centres revitalised and the energy and accountability for that needs to rest with the people who live and do business there.
But FSB Wales' North Wales Development Manager, Mike Learmond said: "It's positive to see a favourable response to the Portas review, but the UK Government incentives and funding schemes won't tackle the problem in Wales.
Authored by Mary Portas, the retail adviser and TV presenter, the David Cameron-commissioned report into the future of Britain's town centres published yesterday urged the government to put betting shops into a separate 'Use Class' of their own so that councils can keep tabs on the number of shops in an area, with Portas saying "the influx of betting shops, often in more deprived areas, is blighting our high streets".
Independent grocer Andrew Wilby compared the investigation led by Ms Portas - given her special role earlier this year by David Cameron - to a reality TV show.
(24) Hofmann, "Uber Portas Quadratur krummlinig begrenzter ebener Figuren" (199).
Portas, Europe's largest remodeling company with approximately 500 franchises in 13 countries, has announced plans to enter the U.S.
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A FAMILY-run department store which featured on Ch4's Mary Portas: Secret Shopper is set to close.