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 [dis´kus] (pl. dis´ci) (L.)
discus oo´phorus (discus ovi´gerus) (discus proli´�gerus) cumulus oophorus.


, pl.


(lă-mel'ă, -mel'ē), [TA]
1. A thin sheet or layer (such as occurs in compact bone) or sublayer.
2. A preparation in the form of a medicated gelatin disc, used as a means of making local applications to the conjunctiva in place of solutions. Synonym(s): disc (2) [TA], discus [TA]
[L. dim. of lamina, plate, leaf]


/dis·cus/ (dis´kus) pl. dis´ci   [L.] disk.


pl. disci [L.]
1. see disk.
2. vernacular term for the fish Symphysodon discus; see Table 23.

discus oophorus
see cumulus oophorus.
discus ovigerus
see cumulus oophorus.
discus proligerus
see cumulus oophorus.

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I discus champion, became the fifth athlete -- joining Jeanette McConnell, Ryan Davis, Alex Dekok and Matt Swarbrick -- in throws coach Art Baldi's 10-year tenure to compete in the state meet when she took 10th in the discus at last year's prelims.
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At last year's Scottish Universities championships he was awarded the Iain Cosgrove Trophy for the most meritorious performance after winning all four throwing events - discus, shot, hammer and javelin.
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As he approached the playing field he 'lobbed' his discus forward.
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