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main en griffe [man-ong-grēf´] clawhand.


Alfred, U.S. pediatrician, 1868-1949. See: Hand-Schüller-Christian disease.


(hand), [TA]
The portion of the upper limb distal to the radiocarpal joint, comprising the wrist, palm, and fingers.
Synonym(s): manus [TA], main
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Unity means that everything included in the work ought to contribute directly or indirectly to the main effect.
In narrative, including all stories whether in prose or verse and also the drama, there should be traceable a Line of Action, comprising generally: (1) an Introduction, stating the necessary preliminaries; (2) the Initial Impulse, the event which really sets in motion this particular story; (3) a Rising Action; (4) a Main Climax.
If in any narrative there is one or more Secondary Action, a story which might be separated from the Main Action and viewed as complete in itself, criticism should always ask whether the Main and Secondary Actions are properly unified.
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Main Street Arkansas is a program of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage.
Paige Bradley, a sculptor who works with nontoxic oil based clay has signed a five- year lease for 1,173 s/f of space at 45 Main Street.
The findings are based on data from 205 adolescents recruited at a public STD clinic in 1996-1998 who reported that they had ever had sex with both a main and a casual partner.
At the same time, the demand for flexibility made it difficult to give this main room any definitive character.
The main dial consists of 36 brass studs placed on a circle which if filled would contain 56 studs.
The simplest level is a "bus attachment" where your storage device is directly connected to your main server.