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fo·ra·men

, pl.

fo·ram·i·na

(fō-rā'men, fō-ram'i-nă), [TA]
An aperture or perforation through a bone or a membranous structure.
Synonym(s): trema (1)
[L. an aperture, fr. foro, to pierce]

trema

(1) Foramen. 
(2) Vulva [NA6].
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Trema micrantha is widely distributed from the southern United States to Argentina (Torres 1996).
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The Trema Finance KIT will replace a total of four existing systems that are distributed across the bank's front, middle and back office operations.