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sordes

 [sor´dēz]
foul matter collected on the lips and teeth in low fevers, consisting of food, microorganisms, and epithelial elements.
sordes gas´tricae undigested food, mucus, and other substances in the stomach.

sor·des

(sōr'dēz),
A dark brown or blackish crustlike collection on the lips, teeth, and gums of a person with dehydration associated with a chronic debilitating disease.
[L. filth, fr. sordeo, to be foul]

sor·des

(sōr'dēz)
A dark brown or blackish crustlike collection on the lips, teeth, and gums of a person with dehydration associated with a chronic debilitating disease.
[L. filth, fr. sordeo, to be foul]

sor·des

(sōr'dēz)
Dark brown or blackish crustlike collection on lips, teeth, and gums of a dehydrated person associated with chronic debilitating disease.
[L. filth, fr. sordeo, to be foul]
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Organizzazione e responsabile", en Sordes Urbis, Roma, 2000, p.
A mundas se opone sordes, que es termino recurrentemente empleado como equivalente a corrupcion: "corrupcion se llama en derecho Sordes, que quiere dezir, suziedad, y sordidos magistrados, suzios Corregidores que se cohechan" (68).
(1) "This name was given us one Sunday when we were walking up the rue de Rome, after a concert, by a news vendor of the newspaper, L'Intransigeant, who was innocently bullying us with 'Beware the Apaches'!" (2) Liking the sound of the name, the group decided to adopt it, and from then on the artists who met at Paul Sordes's called themselves "Les Apaches." They even adopted the main theme from Borodin's B Minor Symphony as a musical calling card.
These are first pounded separately, then rubbed up all together, whilst gradually adding raisin wine until the mixture is of the consistency of sordes. A small quantity is either swallowed or dissolved in water and taken as a draught.
Jean Jacquot, Pierre-Yves Sordes, and Jean-Michel Vaccaro.
Hrotsvit, however, once again elides the focus on Mary, substituting instead Effrem's and Abraham's discussion of the details of Mary's penance, specifically Effrem's affirmation and praise of the justice achieved through the penance Abraham imposes on Mary: "Aequum est ut inique sordes delectationis eliminentur acerbitate cstigationis" (It is only right / that the filth of her sinful delight / be purged by the bitter severity of her plight).
Sobre este aspecto nos remitimos a la reunion celebrada en Roma: Sordes Urbis.
96-98: "Itaque veteres plurimi ornari existimabant epistolam simplicitate et excultissimam esse sine cultu, modo abessent sordes, ut venerabilior est ille matrona simplex et parabilis ornatus quam splendidus et sumptuosus.
Alciati's allegorical reading of the episode brings out its connection with intellectual enterprise: Hercules "expurgat sordes, & cultum mentibus addit" ("cleans out filth, and brings new refinement to men's minds").
The marginal note for the section on butchery confirms the connection as it calls the reader's attention to the association of such "tainted" air, butcher's filth, and plague: "Tabes ac sordes pestem inuehit ciuitatibus." Quite clearly, Erasmus's note underscores the relation of decay (tabes) and filth (sordes) to plague (pestem).
During the 1980s, Sanofi Bioindustries took advantage of the regrouping of a number of France's oldest perfume houses, such as Chiris, Tombarel Freres, Sordes, Santorini and Mero, to increase their Moroccan production by transferring machinery and technology from France, recently acquired by Biolandes Parfumerie, a Grasse-based company.