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Definition of Lacunae

Lacunae
Lacuna La*cu"na, n.; pl. L. Lacun[ae]; E. Lacunas. [L., ditch, pit, lake, orig., anything hollow. See Lagoon.] 1. A small opening; a small pit or depression; a small blank space; a gap or vacancy; a hiatus. 2. (Biol.) A small opening; a small depression or cavity; a space, as a vacant space between the cells of plants, or one of the spaces left among the tissues of the lower animals, which serve in place of vessels for the circulation of the body fluids, or the cavity or sac, usually of very small size, in a mucous membrane.

Meaning of Lacunae from wikipedia

- up lacuna in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Lacuna (plural lacunas or lacunae) may refer to: Lacuna (m****cripts), a gap in a m****cript, inscription...
- space, containing an osteocyte in bone, or chondrocyte in cartilage. The lacunae are situated between the lamellae, and consist of a number of oblong spaces...
- Lacunae of Morgagni, also called the urethral lacunae of the male urethra (lacunae urethralis, urethrae masculinae or the crypts of Morgagni), are small...
- The vascular lacuna (Latin: lacuna vasorum) is the compartment beneath the inguinal ligament which allows for p****age of the femoral vessels, lymph vessels...
- Linnaeus, 1758 Tanymastix lacunae (Guérin, 1829) Gammarus stagnalis (Linnaeus, 1758) Astacus stagnalis (Linnaeus, 1758) Branchipus lacunae (Guérin-Méneville,...
- A lacuna (pl. lacunae or lacunas) is a gap in a m****cript, inscription, text, painting, or musical work. A m****cript, text, or section suffering from...
- The muscular lacuna (Latin: lacuna musculorum) is the lateral compartment of the thigh inferior to the inguinal ligament, for the p****age of the iliopsoas...
- irregularly shaped venous spaces (venous lacunae) in the dura mater near the sinus. There are usually three lacunae on either side of the sinus: a small frontal...
- Smith & Wolfe 1974 Type species Methanospirillum hungatei corrig. Ferry, Smith & Wolfe 1974 Species M. hungatei M. lacunae M. psychrodurum M. stamsii...
- Chitinimonas lacunae is a Gram-negative and rod-shaped bacterium from the genus of Chitinimonas which has been isolated from an artificial pond in Korea...