tail fold


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fold

 [fōld]
plica; a thin margin curved back on itself, or doubling.
amniotic fold the folded edge of the amnion where it rises over and finally encloses the embryo.
aryepiglottic fold a fold of mucous membrane extending on each side between the lateral border of the epiglottis and the summit of the arytenoid cartilage.
circular f's the permanent transverse folds of the luminal surface of the small intestine.
costocolic fold a fold of peritoneum passing from the left colic flexure to the adjacent part of the diaphragm; called also phrenicocolic ligament.
gastric f's the series of folds in the mucous membrane of the stomach.
gluteal fold the crease separating the buttocks from the thigh.
head fold a fold of blastoderm at the cephalic end of the developing embryo.
interdigital fold the free border of the web connecting the bases of adjoining digits.
lacrimal fold a fold of mucous membrane at the lower opening of the nasolacrimal duct.
mucosal fold (mucous fold) a fold of mucous membrane.
nail fold the fold of palmar skin around the base and sides of the nail of a finger or toe.
neural fold one of the paired folds lying on either side of the neural plate that form the neural tube.
semilunar fold of conjunctiva a mucous fold at the medial angle of the eye.
serosal fold (serous fold) a fold of serous membrane.
spiral fold a spirally arranged elevation in the mucosa of the first part of the cystic duct.
tail fold a fold of the blastoderm at the caudal end of the developing embryo.
transverse f's three permanent transverse folds in the rectum.
ventricular fold (vestibular fold) a false vocal cord.
vestigial fold a pericardial fold enclosing the remnant of the embryonic left anterior cardinal vein.
vocal f's true vocal cords.

tail fold

the ventral folding of the caudal end of the embryonic disk.

tail fold

(tāl fōld)
The ventral folding of the caudal end of the embryonic disc.
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However, former Warwickshire and Glamorgan spinner James (2-13) applied the brakes, before the tail folded to 117 all out in 18 overs.
Watling soldiered on to reach 60 while Bruce Martin produced a stubborn 21 but the rest of the New Zealand tail folded with little resistance.
Then the England tail folded and, despite the early success against the South Africans, there was no way back for England.
He finished with figures of 4-75 as the Sri Lankan tail folded before lunch to rest before their final assault of the winter.
Rikki Clarke ousted Gerard Brophy (103, 175 balls) and Azeem Rafiq and Steve Patterson was run out by Stef Piolet's direct hit before the tail folded after lunch.
Only skipper Justin Langer (35no) showed any resistance as Somerset's tail folded tamely, Onions removing last man Charl Willoughby for his sixth victim.