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Foramen of Monro
Foramen Fo*ra"men, n.; pl. L. Foramina, E. Foramines. [L., fr. forare to bore, pierce.] A small opening, perforation, or orifice; a fenestra. Foramen of Monro (Anat.), the opening from each lateral into the third ventricle of the brain. Foramen of Winslow (Anat.), the opening connecting the sac of the omentum with the general cavity of the peritoneum.
Monroe doctrine
Monroe doctrine Mon*roe" doc"trine See under Doctrine.
The Monroe doctrine
Doctrine Doc"trine, n. [F. doctrine, L. doctrina, fr. doctor. See Doctor.] 1. Teaching; instruction. He taught them many things by parables, and said unto them in his doctrine, Hearken. -- Mark iv. 2. 2. That which is taught; what is held, put forth as true, and supported by a teacher, a school, or a sect; a principle or position, or the body of principles, in any branch of knowledge; any tenet or dogma; a principle of faith; as, the doctrine of atoms; the doctrine of chances. ``The doctrine of gravitation.' --I. Watts. Articles of faith and doctrine. -- Hooker. The Monroe doctrine (Politics), a policy enunciated by President Monroe (Message, Dec. 2, 1823), the essential feature of which is that the United States will regard as an unfriendly act any attempt on the part of European powers to extend their systems on this continent, or any interference to oppress, or in any manner control the destiny of, governments whose independence had been acknowledged by the United States. Syn: Precept; tenet; principle; maxim; dogma. Usage: -- Doctrine, Precept. Doctrine denotes whatever is recommended as a speculative truth to the belief of others. Precept is a rule down to be obeyed. Doctrine supposes a teacher; precept supposes a superior, with a right to command. The doctrines of the Bible; the precepts of our holy religion. Unpracticed he to fawn or seek for power By doctrines fashioned to the varying hour. -- Goldsmith.

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- Monro is a surname, and may refer to: Alexander Monro (primus), the founder of Edinburgh Medical School Alexander Monro (secundus), Scottish anatomist...
- Matt Monro (born Terence Edward Parsons, 1 December 1930 – 7 February 1985) was an English singer who became one of the most po****r entertainers on the...
- Marilyn Monroe (/ˈmærɪlɪn mənˈroʊ/; born Norma Jeane Mortenson; June 1, 1926 – August 4, 1962) was an American actress, model, and singer. Famous for playing...
- Frederick Monro (born 21 February 1964) is an English singer. The son of Matt Monro, he often performs his father's work. In 1977, when Monro junior was...
- Robert Monro (died 1680), was a famous Scottish General, from the Clan Munro of Ross-shire, Scotland. He held command in the Swedish army under Gustavus...
- George Monro may refer to: George Monro (British Army officer) (1700–1757), Scottish-Irish soldier George Monro (mayor) (1801–1878), businessman and political...
- and cerebral perfusion pressure (CPP) is known as the Monro–Kellie doctrine or hypothesis. The Monro–Kellie hypothesis states that the cranial compartment...
- Henry Monro (1791–1814) was a British painter, ****ociated with the Monro 'Academy' founded by his father Thomas Monro (1759–1833). According to the History...
- Lieutenant-Colonel George Monro (sometimes spelled 'Munro') (1700 – 1757) was a Scottish-Irish officer in the British Army. He is best remembered for...
- Alexander Monro may refer to: Alexander Monro (educator), Prin****l of the University of Edinburgh, 1685–1690 Alexander Monro (primus) (1697–1767), Scottish...
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