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in·con·stant

(in-kon'stănt),
1. Irregular.
2. In anatomy, denoting a structure (for example, artery, nerve) that may or may not be present.

in·con·stant

(in-kon'stănt)
1. Irregular.
2. anatomy Denoting a structure, such as an artery, or nerve, which may or may not be present.
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But as the Earth's cycle is affected by precession caused by the gravitational pull of the inconstant moon, the alignment of constellations and the Sun have changed.
In sections on the cultural history of the Pa'ka'n dynasty and technical analysis at El Zotz, they consider such topics as ruling through defense: the rise of an Early Classic dynasty at El Zotz, border lords and client kings: El Zotz and Bejucal in the Late Classic period, in the wake of collapse: the post-dynastic or Early Postclassic period at El Zotz, a tableau in clay: figurines and figurine-whistles of El Zotz, and an inconstant landscape: Pa'ka'n in regional view.
Various irregular grooves and inconstant foramina can be found in close proximity of foramen ovale.
Nearly every man who loses a limb carries about with him a constant or inconstant phantom of the missing member, a sensory ghost of that much of himself.
She said: "My heart goes out to my hometown, Houston, and I remain inconstant prayer for those affected and for the rescuers who have beenso brave and determined to do so much to help.
Hemlines rise and fall, and politicians come and go, but few things are quite as inconstant, even fickle, as our eating habits, especially when it comes to dining out.
You must not fritter it away in "fair purpose, erring act, inconstant will" but make your thoughts, your acts, all work to the same end and that end, not self but God.
Anthropometric and clinical characteristics of study subjects (N=91) Patient age (years) 49.49[+ or -]12.02 Smoking habit (pack-years) 26 (5-126) Body mass index (kg/[m.sup.2]) 27.31[+ or -]5.07 Duration of thyroid disorders (months) 30 (2-291) Duration of ocular signs (months) 15 (1-264) Strabismus Constant 32.97% (Gorman diplopia Inconstant 12.09% scoring) Intermittent 16.48% None 38.46% Color vision (Yes vs.
4-Adonis de Rossi : Inconstant dans ses prestations, il faudra neanmoins s'en mefier car il releve d'un entrainement qui a fait ses preuves dans ce genre d'epreuve et qui plus est, n'est pas depourvu de moyens.
Without essentially maintained roadways, commerce becomes impaired, impotent and inconstant, making goods unaffordable, safety uneven and jobs unstable.