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fold

 [fōld]
plica; a thin margin curved back on itself, or doubling.
amniotic fold the folded edge of the amnion where it rises over and finally encloses the embryo.
aryepiglottic fold a fold of mucous membrane extending on each side between the lateral border of the epiglottis and the summit of the arytenoid cartilage.
circular f's the permanent transverse folds of the luminal surface of the small intestine.
costocolic fold a fold of peritoneum passing from the left colic flexure to the adjacent part of the diaphragm; called also phrenicocolic ligament.
gastric f's the series of folds in the mucous membrane of the stomach.
gluteal fold the crease separating the buttocks from the thigh.
head fold a fold of blastoderm at the cephalic end of the developing embryo.
interdigital fold the free border of the web connecting the bases of adjoining digits.
lacrimal fold a fold of mucous membrane at the lower opening of the nasolacrimal duct.
mucosal fold (mucous fold) a fold of mucous membrane.
nail fold the fold of palmar skin around the base and sides of the nail of a finger or toe.
neural fold one of the paired folds lying on either side of the neural plate that form the neural tube.
semilunar fold of conjunctiva a mucous fold at the medial angle of the eye.
serosal fold (serous fold) a fold of serous membrane.
spiral fold a spirally arranged elevation in the mucosa of the first part of the cystic duct.
tail fold a fold of the blastoderm at the caudal end of the developing embryo.
transverse f's three permanent transverse folds in the rectum.
ventricular fold (vestibular fold) a false vocal cord.
vestigial fold a pericardial fold enclosing the remnant of the embryonic left anterior cardinal vein.
vocal f's true vocal cords.

fold

(fōld),
1. A ridge or margin apparently formed by the doubling back of a lamina. Synonym(s): plica
2. In the embryo, a transient elevation or reduplication of tissue in the form of a lamina.

fold

(fōld)
n.
1. A crease or ridge apparently formed by folding, as of a membrane; a plica.
2. In the embryo, a transient elevation or reduplication of tissue in the form of a lamina.

fold

(fōld)
1. A ridge or margin apparently formed by the doubling back of a lamina.
See also: plica
2. In the embryo, a transient elevation or reduplication of tissue in the form of a lamina.

fold

(fōld)
A ridge or margin apparently formed by the doubling back of a lamina.
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For those unaware about the Samsung Galaxy Fold fiasco, the handset malfunctioned for some reviewers soon after the South-Korean smartphone maker launched it.
The new design shows promise, but (https://www.ibtimes.com/samsung-galaxy-fold-will-it-really-be-first-successful-foldable-device-2812228) Samsung has yet to redeem itself from the fiasco with the Galaxy Fold earlier this year.
Along with these improvements, Samsung has also been continuously working to improve the overall Galaxy Fold user experience, including optimizing more apps and services for its unique foldable UX.
Lenovo says it won't ship the laptop until it can pass ThinkPad quality control testing, and some of its design choices address the problems that emerged with Samsung's Fold. The laptop's back hinge is covered by leather, which keeps detritus from entering it.
The tech giant said the Fold can open up to three active apps simultaneously.
Galaxy Fold was designed with smartphone users in mind -- driven by bigger and better form factors that boost their experiences.
Fold the binding toward the wrong side, enclosing the raw edges (13).
Another classic fold that is easy and also pretty common.
7 Fold both sides (wings) down across the dotted line (right) and adjust to sit at a 90 degree angle.
Paresis podules are localized areas of Reinke edema that can develop on paretic or paralyzed vocal folds, or on the contralateral vocal fold.
Fold the two triangles down an imaginary centre line.
None of the surgical procedures available for vocal fold scar is effective consistently.