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gem·i·na·tion

(jem'i-nā'shŭn),
Embryologic partial division of a primordium. For example, gemination of a single tooth germ results in two partially or completely separated crowns on a single root.
[L. geminatio, a doubling]

gem·i·na·tion

(jem'i-nā'shŭn)
Embryologic partial division of a primordium. For example, gemination of a single tooth germ results in two partially or completely separated crowns on a single root.
[L. geminatio, a doubling]

gem·i·na·tion

(jem'i-nā'shŭn)
Embryologic partial division of a primordium. For example, gemination of a single tooth germ results in two partially or completely separated crowns on a single root.
[L. geminatio, a doubling]
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In the present case, CBCT was essential to confirm the diagnosis of gemination as well as to determine the exact number and the precise location of the canals in order to have a safer access to the canal system during shaping, cleaning, and filling procedures.
While fusion is defined as two separately forming teeth joined together.5 Differential diagnosis between gemination and fusion can be made radiographically, as in gemination two crowns are present, either totally or partially separated, with a single root and one root canal while in fusion crowns are united by enamel and/ or dentine, but there are two roots or two root canal in a single root.6 Double tooth may influence alignment of teeth, interdigitation and arch symmetry causing ectopic eruption, delayed eruption of other teeth or some form of malocclusion in human dentition.7,8 The exact cause of double tooth is unknown.9
Treating V insertion and CV reduplication as possible co-existing outcomes of empty mora insertion in a given language also generates the further expectation that CV reduplication could alternate with consonant gemination as a means of realizing the inserted mora.
Similar in many ways, and likewise deserving of multiple stars (about six) in our categorization, is Jeffrey Will's [Repetition.sup.**] in Latin Poetry: Figures of Allusion.(2) This is a book not so much about Derridean iterability but about formalist figurae such as anaphora, gemination, polyptoton, and so on, and the role they play in the `marking' of language as poetic.
Euripides, Helen 1107ff.), in three cases the song itself is reported through onomatopoetic gemination. The first is in Aeschylus, Agamemnon (1144f.):
Seed populations of many plants are known to have diversified gemination behavior, in which some seeds germinate while other viable seeds in the same environment remain dormant (e.g., Cavers 1974; Harper 1977; Westoby 1981; Silvertown 1984).
Huit des personnages enumeres sont pris dans un rapport de gemination: les amants rebutes (La Grange et Du Croisy), les precieuses (Magdelon et Cathos), les valets (Mascarille et Jodelet) et jusqu'aux deux porteurs de chaises.
We learn that it was not the Helen whom we see on the stage who went to Troy, but her eidolon/image, or her onoma/name, as part of a plot by Hera.(37) And here we have not only gemination, but tripling in the stories, for the real causes of the Trojan War are Zeus' ta bouleumata alla (36) to rid the world of people and to increase Achilles' glory.(38) Just as there is a logos, with the implication of falsehood, that Zeus is Helen's father, so Helen's eidolon inhabits the already mythical world of the Trojan War epic.
Many of the eccentricities and inconsistencies in spelling which occur are characteristic of manuscripts in insular script.(11) They frequently involve either the simplification of double consonants or the gemination of single consonants, as in seccantes (prologue), possitus (1: 2), pretermitas (4: 6), comittetur (5: 27), ingresus (5: 10, 11; 6: 18 etc., but cf.
indicate gemination--consonant doubling--even though gemination is
(6) Such words surface as they are without resorting to a final consonant gemination or vowel lengthening, i.e., the final consonant is moraic.
With regard to the grapho-phonetic system, Bardeschi Ciulich indicated various modifications made by Giannotti to the first version: the insertion of diacritic elements (ma > m'ha, laro > l'haro), the removal of the i (indegniamente > indegnamente, michelagniolo > Michelagnolo), the removal of the assimilation (avete > averle, mostrami > mostrarmi), the separation of words (imparadiso > in paradiso), the graphic gemination (pechato > peccato, aportatore > apportatore), the restoration of the liquid after a consonant (obrigato > obligato), the substitution of the possessive form f.