fossette


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fossette

 [fŏ-set´]
1. a small depression.
2. a small, deep corneal ulcer.

fos·sette

(fo-set'),
1. Synonym(s): fossula
2. A seldom-used term for corneal ulcer of small diameter.
[Fr. dim. of fosse, a ditch]

fossette

French, a small pit or depression; fossula.

fos·sette

(fo-set')
1. Synonym(s): fossula.
2. A seldom-used term for corneal ulcer of small diameter.
[Fr. dim. of fosse, a ditch]
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Hays G, Fossette S, Katselidis K, Schofield G, Gravenor M (2010) Breeding periodicity for malesea turtles, operational sex ratios, and implications in the face of climate change.
Il peut s'agir d'une nevralgie perineale liee a la compression chronique du nerf pudendal, soit dans la fossette ischiorectale, soit au niveau du ligament sacroepineux, ou encore d'une neuropathie ou d'un syndrome douloureux regional dont la physiopathologie est multifactorielle[sup.2].
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But even this image is confused because the girl's neck that be seeks is strangely compared to his son's, "una bella raggazzetta bionda, col collo tutto a fossette, come Villi" (374).
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