rhizomelic spondylosis


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rhizomelic spondylosis

Ankylosis interfering with movements of the hips and shoulders.
See also: spondylosis
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to be milked, as in South Italian and Sicilian towns at the present day.
Agathocles, the Sicilian,[*] became King of Syracuse not only from a private but from a low and abject position.
Take care that the French do not take their revenge on you for the Sicilian vespers.
Apart - like fire-flies in Sicilian night, And wing to other worlds another light
For it is most true, that a natural and secret hatred, and aversation towards society, in any man, hath somewhat of the savage beast; but it is most untrue, that it should have any character at all, of the divine nature; except it proceed, not out of a pleasure in solitude, but out of a love and desire to sequester a man's self, for a higher conversation: such as is found to have been falsely and feignedly in some of the heathen; as Epimenides the Candian, Numa the Roman, Empedocles the Sicilian, and Apollonius of Tyana; and truly and really, in divers of the ancient hermits and holy fathers of the church.
This must be Seawood, I think-- Lord Pooley's experiment; he had the Sicilian Singers down at Christmas, and there's talk about holding one of the great glove-fights here.
The door was opened by a swarthy foreign-looking maid, with a prominent bosom under a gay neckerchief, whom he vaguely fancied to be Sicilian.