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ellipse

(i-lips′) [L. ellipsis, fr Gr. elleipsis, a falling short]
In geometry, an oval or egg-shaped figure. In surgery, incisions of such shape are commonly made to remove lesions from the skin.
elliptic (-lip′tik), adjectiveelliptical (′ti-kăl) elliptically (′ti-k(ă-)lē)
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This US FDA approval of MR-conditional labeling for the Ellipse ICD with the Tendril MRI pacing lead and Durata and Optisure high voltage leads adds another patient-centric benefit to the device and will help further improve access for patients suffering from abnormally fast heart rhythms who need an ICD and who may need an MRI scan in the future.
3m, same as Antoine's [4] velocity model; the hard ellipse model with 2a = 0.
The conclusion of this parametric study is that the most favourable super-elliptic profile for the theoretical model of rectangular block is a simple ellipse (super-ellipse of 2nd order) with a depth of 12 [micro]m.
Gregory Lucier, NuVasives chairman and chief executive said, Ellipses revolutionary technology, which has been enthusiastically received by surgeons, has the potential to become the standard of care for spine and orthopedic patients.
For 2015, Ellipse reported revenues of approximately $40 million compared to approximately $26 million in 2014, representing 54 percent year-over-year growth.
If the curvature ellipse is a circle at any point, then M is totally geodesic.
The Ellipse and SJM Assura family of devices feature the Dynamictxm over-current detection algorithm, which works by automatically adjusting shocking configurations within the device to ensure the delivery of high-voltage therapy if an electrical short in one portion of the system were to occur.
The Ellipse 3000 employs MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 AVC 4:2:0/4:2:2 8- and10-bit compression technologies to enable transmission of pristine real-time video over satellite and broadband contribution networks.
The Grand Ellipse range men and the La Griffe range for women will feaA[degrees] ture sports and luxury timepieces made from materials like titanium, gold, rose gold, steel and diamonds with chronograph technology.
Ellipse Solutions and Memex Automation will showcase this powerful solution at the Microsoft Convergence (http://www.
The shape fitting process is also performed in one of two ways: as a circle fit or as an ellipse fit.
By combining elevation data from the High Resolution Stereo Camera on Mars Express, image data from the Context Camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, and colour information from Viking Orbiter imagery, the target ellipse was adjusted to just 20 x 7 km.