cestus


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cestus

An obsolete term for a fold of tissue formed in the roof of the fourth ventricle during the development of the neural tube.
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Out of the box, the Cestus felt surprisingly light, but not flimsy.
The Predator Cestus 500 gaming headset will be available in North America in November at $79.
She discovers the heart-shaped pendant her estranged mother left with her is a piece of the cestus of Aphrodite, and there are more rules to learn about its powers.
14) John Ruskin, The Cestus of Aglaia, The Works of John Ruskin, ed.
92); d'un autre Cestus qui tente de resister a son marre (VIII.