Definition of FossAE. Meaning of FossAE. Synonyms of FossAE

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word FossAE. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word FossAE and, of course, FossAE synonyms and on the right images related to the word FossAE.

Definition of FossAE

FossAE
Fossa Fos"sa, n.; pl. Foss[AE]. [L., a ditch. See Fosse.] (Anat.) A pit, groove, cavity, or depression, of greater or less depth; as, the temporal fossa on the side of the skull; the nasal foss[ae] containing the nostrils in most birds.

Meaning of FossAE from wikipedia

- Fossa may refer to: Fossa, County Kerry, Ireland Fossa, Abruzzo, Italy Fossa River, Iceland Fossá, Faroe Islands, an abandoned village Fossá, a waterfall...
- Nili Fossae is a group of large, concentric grabens on Mars, located in the Syrtis Major quadrangle. They have been eroded and partly filled in by sediments...
- the superficial topography of the sacroiliac joints. The Latin name is fossae lumbales laterales ("lateral lumbar indentations"). These indentations are...
- The abdomen (colloquially called the stomach, belly, tummy or midriff) is the part of the body between the thorax (chest) and pelvis, in humans and in...
- face. The nasal septum divides the cavity into two cavities, also known as fossae. Each cavity is the continuation of one of the two nostrils. The nasal cavity...
- formed by the floor of the cranial cavity. There are three distinct cranial fossae: Anterior cranial fossa (fossa cranii anterior), housing the projecting...
- Medusae Fossae Formation is a large geological unit of probable volcanic origin on the planet Mars. It is named for the Medusa of Gr**** mythology. "Fossae" is...
- In planetary nomenclature, a fossa /ˈfɒsə/ (pl. fossae /ˈfɒsiː/) is a long, narrow depression (trough) on the surface of an extraterrestrial body, such...
- Science: 312, 400-404. Mangold, N., et al. 2007. Mineralogy of the Nili Fossae region with OMEGA/Mars Express data: 2. Aqueous alteration of the crust...
- ridge in between; these depressions are known as mesial and distal lingual fossae. In humans, the upper canine teeth (po****rly called eye teeth, from their...
Loading...