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A small membranous organelle characteristic of certain flagellate protozoa, located near the pelta and seen in the living organism as an independently moving structure.
[L. crispus, trembling]
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Cresta Energy Capital is a Dallas-based private equity firm focussed on middle market infrastructure investments across the energy and related sectors.
Los planos anatomicos dorso-laterales de la region del cuello se describen a continuacion: Primer Plano: piel y subcutis en el borde dorsal, la cresta adiposa de la nuca.
The Cresta uses an adjustable lumbar section to offer increased support to the back where it is most needed.
Cresta Run: IDEAL for mat racing, this ride is based on the world-famous death-defying Cresta run in St Moritz.
Q Can you please tell me if a Kodak Brownie Cresta Camera with a brown fabric case is of any value?
Impact BBDO's regional executive creative director Fadi Yaish is to judge at both the One Show and the Cresta International Advertising Awards in New York.
La literatura presenta escasa informacion sobre el comportamiento de la cresta osea alveolar despues de la alineacion de caninos maxilares impactados, aunque clinicamente los lugares que parecen presentar algun grado de afectacion clinica son interproximales (13,16,17).