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Without name; a term formerly applied to the large vessels in the thorax (now called the brachiocephalic trunk and vein) and the hip bone.
Synonym(s): anonyma
[L. innominatus, fr. in- neg. + nomen (nomin-), name]
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An obsolete adjective from late Latin for innominata (nameless), formerly used for the innominate artery and veins (now known as the brachiocephalic trunk (truncus brachiocephalicus) and veins (venae brachiocephalicae), respectively).
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Without name; a term formerly applied to the large vessels in the thorax (now called the brachiocephalic trunk and vein) and the hip bone.
Synonym(s): innominate.
[G. an- priv. + onyma, name]
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Fortunately, Pedro de Cristo's style possesses sufficiently distinctive mannerisms to make its identification a relatively easy task (see Rees, Sixteenth- and early seventeenth-century polyphony..., i, pp.83-4, 94-5), and these mannerisms occur with great regularity among the anonyma in the four sources.