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hyrax

small herbivorous animal that lives in burrows. It has feet like those of a rhinoceros with five toes on the forefeet and three on the hind and with blunt nails. Called also dassie. Member of the genera Procavia or Dendrohyrax in the family Hyracoidea.
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Influence of the expansion screw height on the dental effects of the hyrax expander: a study with finite elements.
Treatment response and stability of slow maxillary expansion using Haas, hyrax, and quad-helix appliances: a retrospective study.
Palestinian farmers have alleged that Israeli colonists have released a large numbers of rock hyrax behind the Israeli wall with the aim of harming Palestinian land.
Se coloco primero un hyrax para mejorar la forma del arco maxilar, lograr una buena relacion transversal entre los arcos y aumentar espacio para aliviar el apinamiento superior y para tratar de reubicar la lengua en la cavidad oral.
Two new species of Nemopalpus (Diptera: Psychodidae) found in Rock Hyrax abodes in South West Africa.
Cephalometric evaluation of Haas and Hyrax rapid maxillary appliances in the treatment of the skeletal maxillary transverse deficiency.
longipes are confined around Mt Elgon where these are known to feed on the rock hyrax, Procavia johnstoni Thomas, the tree hyrax, Dendrohyrax arboreus Smith, and the giant rat Cricetomys gambianus Waterhouse, which are the known reservoirs for L.
Holocene palaeoenvironments of the Cederburg and Swartruggers mountains, Western Cape, South Africa: pollen and stable isotope evidence from hyrax dung middens.
I was fascinated to learn about Brian Chase's research into past climates using rock hyrax middens (I'm a geographer, February 2011).
El tratamiento empezo con la colocacion de bandas en primeras molares permanentes y confeccion de aparato de expansion palatina tipo hyrax modificado con dos ganchos entre caninos y primeras molares deciduas en ambos lados; soldado de bandas con expansor en zona palatina, soldado de alambre 0.