trifurcation


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trifurcation

 [tri″fer-ka´shun]
1. division into three branches or parts, such as blood vessels, or teeth that have three roots.
2. the site of such division.

tri·fur·ca·tion

(trī'fŭr-kā'shŭn),
1. A division into three branches.
2. The area where the tooth roots divide into three distinct portions.
[tri- + L. furca, fork]

trifurcation

/tri·fur·ca·tion/ (tri″fur-ka´shun) division, or the site of separation, into three branches.

trifurcation

[-furkā′shən]
Etymology: Gk, treis, three; L, furca, fork
pertaining to a vessel or other structure with three branches.

tri·fur·ca·tion

(trī'fŭr-kā'shŭn)
1. A division into three branches.
2. The area where the tooth roots divide into three distinct portions.
[tri- + L. furca, fork]

tri·fur·ca·tion

(trī'fŭr-kā'shŭn)
1. Area where tooth roots divide into three distinct portions.
2. A division into three branches.
[tri- + L. furca, fork]

trifurcation

division or the site of separation into three branches.
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In 24%, trifurcation at the mouth of the fissure and in 16% bifurcation at the mouth of the fissure was documented.
Another contraindication to coiling was the location of the aneurysm at MCA trifurcation instead of at MCA bifurcation.
8 mm, bi- and trifurcation on 16, 17, 18, 26, 27, 28 (degree IIIc), 48 (degree IIb), 46, 47 (degree Ia) (figure 3), (17, 23, 24) and secondary occlusal trauma.
This trifurcation of common hepatic artery with no hepatic artery proper has been regarded as a subtype of the normal type 1 scheme.
Senior party leader Subhash Chopra, who had led a delegation to party president Sonia Gandhi last year opposing split in the MCD, said the timing of the trifurcation was "totally wrong" which might have cost the party.
It was after all the Delhi CM who had recommended the trifurcation of the MCD with the stated explanation that it would increase efficiency.
3); apex of apophysis of right paramere with shallow narrow trifurcation (Fig.
The paper claimed that a decade ago, the Vajpayee government "learnt a bitter lesson when Ijaz approached (his) government with pretensions that he had Washington's official backing and proposed trifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir as one of the solutions for the dispute over the state's accession to India".
Vascular complications of the popliteal vessel occur due to ossification of the previously protective cartilage cap, around the 2nd decade and relative immobility of the artery in the popliteal fossa between exiting Hunter's canal and the trifurcation.
37 (1983) (describing the basic doctrinal trifurcation of traditional public forums, designated public forums, and limited public fomms); Rosenberger v.
Capitalism, for Marx--and I can only sketch this point in a very preliminary fashion here--involves a complex trifurcation of social practice, in which an historical pattern, whose characteristics Marx is only beginning to capture in this first chapter through the categories of value and abstract labour, is reproduced in and through the transformations of material nature and of other concrete social practices and institutions.
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