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angulus

 [ang´gu-lus] (pl. an´guli) (L.)
angle; used in names of anatomic structures or landmarks.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

An·gle

(ang'gĕl),
Edward Hartley, U.S. orthodontist, 1855-1930. See: Angle classification of malocclusion.

an·gle (θ),

(ang'gl), [TA]
The meeting point of two lines or planes; the figure formed by the junction of two lines or planes; the space bounded on two sides by converging lines or planes. For angles not listed below, see the descriptive term; for example, axioincisal, distobuccal, labiogingival, linguogingival (2), mesiogingival, and proximobuccal.
Synonym(s): angulus [TA]
[L. angulus]
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incisura angularis

An abrupt indentation of the gastric wall along the lesser curvature, located between the proximal 2/3 and distal 1/3, marking the imaginary junction between the antrum and body.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·gle

(ang'gĕl) [TA]
The figure formed by the junction of two lines or planes; the space bounded on two sides by lines or planes that meet. For specific angles, see the descriptive term, e.g., axioincisal, distobuccal, labiogingival, linguogingival (2), mesiogingival, proximobuccal.
Synonym(s): angulus [TA] .
[L. angulus]
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It interdigitates with the depressor anguli oris, with orbicularis oris, and depressor labii inferioris muscles, and it goes backwards into the masseter muscle."
Surface electrode recordings on the contralateral musculus levator anguli oris and musculus orbicularis oculi showed findings suggestive of HS.
DLIM: depressor labii inferioris muscle; DAOM: depressor anguli oris muscle; JF: jowl fat; M: medial side.
There is some evidence that brow raising is activated by pain states in horses (Gleerup et al., 2015a), although this action is caused by activation of the levator anguli occuli medialis muscle in this species (Wathan et al., 2015).
A total dose of four units of botulinum toxin A was injected into the right levator labii superior muscle, two units into the right levator anguli oris muscle, two units into the left depressor anguli oris muscle, and two units into the right inferior orbicularis oris muscle.
The software system Anguli (see http://dsl.cds.iisc.ac.in/projects/Anguli/index.html; Jadhav [51]) was used to generate a pair of exemplar-like impressions for 10,000 simulated fingers.
This movement is carried out by a group of four facial muscles, the most important of which is the depressor anguli oris muscle (DAOM).
The artery is superficial to the mandible, buccinator muscle, and levator anguli oris muscle.
BTA injections in the depressor anguli oris, a muscle around the mouth that is largely responsible for frowning, could treat depression.