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Callosamia prometheaPromethea Pro*me"the*a, n. [NL. See Prometheus.] (Zo["o]l.)
A large American bombycid moth (Callosamia promethea). Its
larva feeds on the sassafras, wild cherry, and other trees,
and suspends its cocoon from a branch by a silken band.
Callosan Cal*lo"san, a. (Anat.)
Of the callosum.
Corpora callosaCorpus Cor"pus (-p[u^]s), n.; pl. Corpora (-p[-o]*r[.a]).
A body, living or dead; the corporeal substance of a thing.
Corpus callosum (k[a^]l*l[=o]"s[u^]m); pl. Corpora
callosa (-s?) [NL., callous body] (Anat.), the great band
of commissural fibers uniting the cerebral hemispheres.
Corpus Christi (kr[i^]s"t[imac]) [L., body of Christ] (R.
C. Ch.), a festival in honor of the eucharist, observed on
the Thursday after Trinity Sunday.
Corpus Christi cloth. Same as Pyx cloth, under Pyx.
Corpus delicti (d[-e]*l[i^]k"t[imac]) [L., the body of the
crime] (Law), the substantial and fundamental fact of the
comission of a crime; the proofs essential to establish a
Corpus luteum (l[=u]"t[-e]*[u^]m); pl. Corpora lutea
(-[.a]). [NL., luteous body] (Anat.), the reddish yellow
mass which fills a ruptured Graafian follicle in the
Corpus striatum (str[-i]*[=a]"t[u^]m); pl. Corpora
striata (-t[.a]). [NL., striate body] (Anat.), a ridge in
the wall of each lateral ventricle of the brain. Dioscorea villosaYam Yam (y[a^]m), n. [Pg. inhame, probably from some native
A large, esculent, farinaceous tuber of various climbing
plants of the genus Dioscorea; also, the plants themselves.
Mostly natives of warm climates. The plants have
netted-veined, petioled leaves, and pods with three broad
wings. The commonest species is D. sativa, but several
others are cultivated.
Chinese yam, a plant (Dioscorea Batatas) with a long and
slender tuber, hardier than most of the other species.
(a) A common plant (Dioscorea villosa) of the Eastern
United States, having a hard and knotty rootstock.
(b) An orchidaceous plant (Gastrodia sesamoides) of
Australia and Tasmania.
Meaning of Llosa from wikipedia
- Jorge Mario Pedro Vargas Llosa
, 1st Marquis
of Vargas Llosa
28, 1936), more commonly known
as Mario Vargas Llosa
(/ˈvɑːrɡəs ˈjoʊsə/; Spanish: [ˈmaɾjo...
- Vargas Llosa
is the surname
of two prominent Peruvian intellectuals
who are father
and son. Mario Vargas Llosa
, born in 1936, is a novelist, journalist...
- Claudia Llosa
(born 15 November
1976) is a Peruvian
film director, writer, producer, and author. She is recognized
for her Academy-Award-nominated film...
- The Marquisate
of Vargas Llosa
de Vargas Llosa
) is a hereditary title
in the Spanish
nobility. The marquisate
- Luis Llosa Urquidi
(born 1951) is a Peruvian
film director. He is best known
for Sniper, The Specialist, and Anaconda. Luis Llosa
- Peruvian Nobel laureate
writer, journalist, and politician Mario Vargas Llosa
. In 1987, her two sisters immigrated
with their families
by Peruvian author
and Literature Nobel Prize winner Mario Vargas Llosa
. The story tells
of Saúl Zuratas, a university student
is a 1994 American action thriller
spy film directed
by Luis Llosa
and starring Sylvester
Woods, Eric Roberts...
by the Iranian
government. In the 1990s, Mario Vargas Llosa
, who would later receive
the Nobel Prize
in Literature, was "persona non...
- As well as starring
in the English-speaking directorial debut
of Claudia Llosa
..Cry/Fly. Working again
with A Beautiful
Mind co-star Russell...
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