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notch

 [noch]
an indentation, especially one on the edge of a bone or other organ; called also incisure.
aortic notch (dicrotic notch) a small downward deflection in the arterial pulse or pressure contour immediately following the closure of the semilunar valves, sometimes used as a marker for the end of systole or the ejection period.
parotid notch the notch between the ramus of the mandible and the mastoid process of the temporal bones.
Rivinus' notch (tympanic notch) a defect in the upper tympanic part of the temporal bone, filled by the upper portion of the tympanic membrane. Called also Rivinus' or tympanic incisure.

notch

(notch), [TA]
1. An indentation at the edge of any structure.
2. Any short, narrow, V-shaped deviation, whether positive or negative, in a linear tracing.
Synonym(s): incisura [TA], emargination, incisure
A precipitous drop in health care benefits for individuals or families despite a marginal increase in income, where those with earnings above the ‘notch’ do not qualify for certain health benefits

notch

(noch) [TA]
1. An indentation at the edge of any structure.
2. Any short, narrow, V-shaped deviation, whether positive or negative, in a linear tracing.
Synonym(s): incisura [TA] , incisure.

notch

(noch) [TA]
1. An indentation at the edge of any structure.
2. Any short, narrow, V-shaped deviation, whether positive or negative, in a linear tracing.
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showed that lactating breast tissue demonstrated increased titers of Dll-4, one of the components of the Notch system; the same expression profile was observed in the malignant endothelium of invasive breast cancer and the angiosarcomas [83].
The careful observation of notches on the borders and fissures on the surfaces were done.
Singh proposed that the increment of total strain energy density at the notch root in an elastic-plastic body can be related to the increment of total strain energy density at the notch root in a hypothetical elastic body under same and boundary conditions.
Furthermore, as predicted, triple desired notched bands of 3.19-3.97 GHz, 5.16-5.85 GHz, and 7.88-8.59 GHz for S11 > -10 dB are achieved.
Many trainers argue for the back cut to be at the same level as the "V" of the notch, but for weekend warriors, I recommend making it 1-1/2 inches higher.
More specifically, JAM proteins, best known for helping maintain tight junctions between endothelial cells to prevent vascular leakage, were key mediators of Notch signaling.
Influence of Machining Precision of V-Shaped Notch Bottom Corner on the Crack Initiation Location.
In this study, the morphology of the notch was based on a combination of two classification schemes, viz.
The number (%) of notch types of glenoid cavity of 63 scapulae, in descending order, were as follows: type 1a (notch in shallow concave form) 24 (38.10%) (Figure 2), type 2a (prominent angular notch) 17 (26.98%) (Figure 2), type 0 (notch is absent) 13 (20.63%) (Figure 2), type 2b (prominent angular notch with prominent protuberance margin) 6 (9.53%) (Figure 2), type 1b (notch in shallow concave form with prominent protuberance margin) 3 (4.76%) (Figure 2).
The 'AAA' rating would be vulnerable to downgrade if any of the following occurs: (i) CS's IDR is downgraded by three or more notches to 'BBB' or below; or (ii) the combined number of notches represented by the IDR uplift and the PCU is reduced from six to three or lower; or (iii) the AP that Fitch considers in its analysis increases above Fitch's 'AAA' breakeven level of 87.5%.
If you, like us, found the Google Pixel 3 XL's display notch 'big and ugly', it might interest you to learn that renders of a Google Pixel smartphone without a notch have been spotted online.
Because of the high incidence of sequelae resulting from ACL injuries, including pain, instability, articular cartilage injury, and posttraumatic osteoarthritis,[1],[2] various studies have attempted to identify the risk factors of ACL injuries, including sex, femoral intercondylar notch dimension, ACL size, and joint laxity.[3],[4],[5],[6],[7]