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situated at or directed toward the front; opposite of posterior.


(an-tī'kŭs), Avoid the mispronunciation ant'icus.
A term previously used in anatomic nomenclature to designate a muscle or other structure that of all similar structures is nearest to the front or ventral surface.
[L. in the very front, fr. ante, before]


/an·ti·cus/ (an-ti´kus) [L.] anterior.


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Anticus International Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board:ATCI)
This process will allow Anticus to assist cheese processors, beer and soft drink manufacturers as well as bottle recyclers, in transforming by-products, waste and overdue goods into a valuable, sellable yeast which is typically used in the production of animal feed.
Factors that could cause or contribute to such differences include, but are not limited to, contractual difficulties which may arise, the failure to obtain NPI and/or Anticus shareholder approval, the future market price of Anticus common stock and the ability to obtain the necessary financing.
MONTREAL -- Anticus Corporation ("Anticus'), a publicly traded company on the OTC:BB exchange (trading symbol: ATCI.
MONTREAL -- Anticus International Corporation ("Anticus"), a publicly traded company on the OTC:BB exchange (trading symbol: ATCI.
KELOWNA, British Columbia -- Anticus International Corporation (OTCBB:ATCI) today announced that effective immediately the Corporation will move its head offices to Montreal, Quebec and all operations will be handled by the Quebec office.