princeps


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

prin·ceps

, pl.

prin·ci·pes

(prin'seps, -si-pēz),
Principal; in anatomy, term used to distinguish the largest and most important of several arteries.
[L. chief, fr. primus, first, + capio, to take, choose]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

prin·ceps

, pl. principes (prin'seps, -si-pēz)
Principal. anatomy Term used to distinguish the largest or most important of several arteries.
[L. chief, fr. primus, first, + capio, to take, choose]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

princeps

(prĭn′sĕps) [L., chief]
1. Original; first.
2. The name of certain arteries (e.g., princeps cervicis).
3. Chief, principal.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners
References in periodicals archive ?
Les medicaments generiques existent au Maroc depuis les annees 70, et, meme pour certains medicaments, le generique a ete introduit avant le princeps, c'est-a-dire issus de la molecule mere.
Thus, this study is aimed to investigate the gonad cycle of Hexaplex princeps, including aspects such as sexual proportion, gonad maturation, spawning periods and maturity stages variation in relation with the surface temperature and chlorophyll concentrations along two annual cycles at Puerto Angel, Oaxaca, Mexico.
Gollapudi, "Artemisia princeps var orientalis induces apoptosis in human breast cancer MCF-7 cells," Anticancer Research, vol.
Since then, however, it's been cast on the dust heap of literary history owing to the widespread bibliographical fetishizing of an ostensibly "original" Lazarillo (which--as Rico's edition of the princeps shows--remains a product of conjecture).
After completing the arch, the first dorsal metacarpal artery continued as princeps pollicis artery for the thumb [Figure 1].
princeps is slightly bowed to the dorsal side and terminates in a round expanded head (Fig.
Key words: comparative phylogeography, co-evolution, host-switching, historical demography, Ochotona princeps, Pleistocene
Stabilita dunque la centralita e organicita della princeps del 1791, l'apparato critico rende conto scientificamente delle oscillazioni testuali in diacronia e tra materiali manoscritti e stampe, tra cui si segnalano, per spessore ecdotico, il secondo volume delle Opere di Giuseppe Parini (1802) edito dal Reina e l'antologia delle Poesie scelte di Giuseppe Parini (1814) curata da Giuseppe Bernardoni.
They examine classic antiquity and beyond, intellectual-artist bondings in Germany and in the former Soviet Union, associations beyond Europe, the relation between philosophy and politics in Plato, Strabo as mentioned in the works of Giorgio Pasquali, Petrrarch Cicero's heir as council to the princeps, the avant garde and the state with the example of Vladimir Mayakovsky, and the curious re-institution by the former USSR of two Georgian novels.