angel wing


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an·gel wing

a deformity in which both scapulae project conspicuously.
See also: winged scapula.

an·gel wing

(ān'jĕl wing)
A deformity in which both scapulae project conspicuously.
See also: winged scapula
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It is a beautiful belief, That ever round our head Are hovering, on angel wings, The spirits of the dead.
Angel wing (AW) occurs on either or both wings of birds and affects the carpometacarpus or the joint between the third and fourth metacarpals that twists outward away from body mostly during growth, resulting in wings resembling those of an angel (Grow, 1972; Mildred and Holderread, 1981).
We love this angel wing mini noodle square silver bracelet, PS115 at Mococo (www.
Update on recent exploration drilling activities at the Angel Wing joint venture gold project in north-eastern Nevada, USA was provided by Directors of Ramelius Resources Limited, earning a 70% interest in the Angel Wing project from Miranda Gold Corp, partner of Marmota Energy Limited.
Winged heart pendants with pavE[umlaut] accents, striking leather bracelets, glittering 'dog tags', angel wing earrings and necklaces, and crowned skull motifs are finding favour with male and female shoppers looking for a unique, affordable Valentine's gift or something edgy for the weekend.
Parks officials feel strongly enough about the problem that they have put up a new sign at the park's cement pond in Alton Baker Park asking park visitors not to feed ducks and geese, and explaining how angel wing affects birds.
To the best of the authors' knowledge, this is the first report in a peer-reviewed publication describing angel wing and its treatment in a raptor.
Notice the attention to detail in costume after costume, wing after marvelous angel wing, always changing in color and in pattern.
Of course, not all the stories in Angel Wing Splash Pattern touch your heart in this sadly, profound way.
Angel Wing is an epithermal vein and sediment-hosted gold project in northeast Elko County, Nevada.
In the meantime, the city has erected the sign describing the dangers of angel wing, and also plans to put up placards reading "Do not feed the birds.
Miranda") (TSX-V: MAD) announces that drilling has started at Angel Wing, a sediment-hosted gold and epithermal vein project in Eureka County, Nevada.