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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]
References in classic literature ?
Erat quoque in eodem loco unica spinosa arbor, brevis admodum (quam nos ipsi nostris propriis oculis vidimus).
Recorded localities of Cryptotermes brevis in Florida.
Jazz settings of his music will be performed by Look Stranger, the Abbey Girls Choir will sing Missa Brevis during the Festival Eucharist and renowned cellist Matthew Barley will play the composer's Third Suite for Cello.
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.
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.
On July 23, mixed choir Amici del Canto perform Kodaly's Missa Brevis and Purcell's Come, ye Sons of Art.
Median sinir motor iletim calismasinda ise, abduktor pollisis brevis kasindan yuzeyel kayit elektrotu ile bilek-dirsek alti, dirsek alti-dirsek ustu, dirsek ustu-aksilla segmentlerinde oldukca kucuk amplitudlu birlesik kas aksiyon potansiyeli (BKAP) elde edildi.
Karenia brevis is always in the water column in varying concentrations.
She joined the Jose Limon Dance Company in 1949 and remained there as a principal dancer until 1963, creating roles in some of Limon and Doris Humphrey's greatest works, including Limon's Missa Brevis and There Is a Time and Humphrey's Night Spell and Ruins and Visions.
brevis were 40 C and 82 MPa, respectively, at the same reference conditions.
Investigators conducting a decade-long study into how Florida's "red tide" algal blooms affect human health have discovered several compounds that counteract the toxins produced by the red tide dinoflagellate, Karenia brevis.
Apart from the ambitious piece Blest Pair of Sirens by Parry, the choral pieces chosen were often outside the usual repertoire, such as Kodaly's Missa Brevis and Britten's St Nicolas.