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bre·vis

(brev'is), This form of the adjective is used with masculine nouns (adductor brevis, plural adductores breves) and feminine nouns (arteria centralis brevis, plural arteriae centrales breves). With neuter nouns, the form breve is used (vinculum breve, plural vincula brevia). The final e of breve is not silent.
Brief, short.
[L. short]

brevis

Latin, brevis: short, brief. A short muscle or head—e.g., short head of biceps brachii.

bre·vis

(brev'is)
Brief, short.
[L. short]
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Cryptotermes brevis also exhibited significantly lower survival with wet wood when compared to C.
We performed peroneus brevis tendon transfer in 11 cases, and flexor hallucis longus tendon transfer in 9 cases.
On the other hand, the result of identification using API systems and molecular identification showed some contradictory where LAB005-F in API 50 CHL was identified as Leuconostoc mesenteroides ssp while in NCBI database, LAB005-F was classified as Lactobacillus brevis.
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Demodicosis is a condition which refers to infestation with the parasitic mite demodex species, folliculorum or brevis (see Figure 1), and can lead to both types of blepharitis: anterior (d.
In this study, an esterase producing Lactobacillus brevis NJ13 was firstly isolated from Kim-chi, a Korean traditional fermented cabbage.
For the purpose of long-term preservation of initial properties of Lactobacillus brevis strain 9 different storage conditions were tested.
This study evaluated the effects of Lactobacillus brevis CD2 lozenges on the incidence and severity of oral mucositis in patients receiving chemoradiotherapy to the head and neck area.