Definition of Cardinal signs. Meaning of Cardinal signs. Synonyms of Cardinal signs
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Definition of Cardinal signs
Cardinal signsCardinal Car"di*nal, a. [L. cardinalis, fr. cardo the hinge of
a door, that on which a thing turns or depends: cf. F.
Of fundamental importance; pre["e]minent; superior; chief;
The cardinal intersections of the zodiac. --Sir T.
Impudence is now a cardinal virtue. --Drayton.
But cardinal sins, and hollow hearts, I fear ye.
Cardinal numbers, the numbers one, two, three, etc., in
distinction from first, second, third, etc., which are
called ordinal numbers.
(a) (Geol.) The four principal points of the compass, or
intersections of the horizon with the meridian and the
prime vertical circle, north, south east, and west.
(b) (Astrol.) The rising and setting of the sun, the zenith
Cardinal signs (Astron.) Aries, Libra, Cancer, and
Cardinal teeth (Zo["o]l.), the central teeth of bivalve
shell. See Bivalve.
Cardinal veins (Anat.), the veins in vertebrate embryos,
which run each side of the vertebral column and returm the
blood to the heart. They remain through life in some
Cardinal virtues, pre["e]minent virtues; among the
ancients, prudence, justice, temperance, and fortitude.
Cardinal winds, winds which blow from the cardinal points
due north, south, east, or west.
Meaning of Cardinal sign from wikipedia
sign may refer
sign (astrology) cardinal
signs. for the five cardinal signs
of inflammation, see inflammation#clinical_signs. in astrology, a cardinal
sign (also called
- in pathology, a cardinal
sign or cardinal symptom
is the primary
or major clinical
is made. a cluster
- kanavel's sign is a clinical
of a flexor tendon sheath
in the hand (flexor tenosynovitis), a serious condition
(functio laesa): the legendary fifth cardinal
sign of inflammation, added
to the four cardinal signs
of celsus'. bull n y acad med 47 (3): 303–22
- from papillary dermis
into the epidermal stratum
corneum. they are a cardinal
sign of psoriasis where
they are seen in the hyperkeratotic
in all they do, often achieving
much more than the cardinal signs
and the mutable
signs. on the other
hand, they are also inflexible,
sign, and one of the four cardinal
are often mistaken
people. this is a typical