Definition of Ostia. Meaning of Ostia. Synonyms of Ostia

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Definition of Ostia

Ostia
Ostium Os"ti*um, n.; pl. Ostia. [L.] (Anat.) An opening; a passage.

Meaning of Ostia from wikipedia

- Ostia may refer to: Ostia (Rome), a municipio (also called Ostia Lido or Lido di Ostia) of Rome on the Tyrrhenian Sea coast Ostia Antica, a township and...
- Ostia Antica is a large archaeological site, close to the modern town of Ostia, that is the location of the harbour city of ancient Rome, 15 miles (25...
- Ostia (/ˈɒstiə/, Italian: [ˈɔstja]; officially Lido di Ostia) is a large neighbourhood in the X Municipio of the comune of Rome, Italy, near the ancient...
- the ostia and pinacocytes consume them by phagocytosis (engulfing and internal digestion). Particles from 0.5 μm to 50 μm are trapped in the ostia, which...
- The Bishop of Ostia is the head of the suburbicarian diocese of Ostia, one of the seven suburbicarian sees of Rome. The position is now attached to the...
- An ostium (plural ostia) in anatomy is a small opening or ****. Ostium or ostia may refer to: Ostium of fallopian tube Ostium of the uterus (disambiguation)...
- Ostia is a 1970 Italian comedy film. It is the directorial debut of Sergio Citti. In the poor and infamous suburb of Ostia two friends're living in a small...
- established by Claudius and enlarged by Trajan to supplement the nearby port of Ostia. The archaeological remains of the harbour are near the modern-day Italian...
- where it is joined by the river Aniene, to the Tyrrhenian Sea, between Ostia and Fiumicino. It drains a basin estimated at 17,375 square kilometres (6...
- Saint Aurea of Ostia (or Aura; in Gr****, Chryse; both names mean “golden girl”) is venerated as the patron saint of Ostia. According to one scholar, “[a]lthough...
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