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Definition of Pollex

Pollex
Pollex Pol"lex, n.; pl. Pollices. [the thumb.] (Anat.) The first, or preaxial, digit of the fore limb, corresponding to the hallux in the hind limb; the thumb. In birds, the pollex is the joint which bears the bastard wing.

Meaning of Pollex from wikipedia

- Pollex may refer to: The thumb An Ancient Roman unit of measurement, equivalent to approximately 24.6 mm. See also: Uncia (unit) Pollex, a genus of moths...
- thumb is the outermost digit. The Medical Latin English noun for thumb is pollex (compare hallux for big toe), and the corresponding adjective for thumb...
- “QAROFA (B)”, in POLLEX-Online: The Polynesian Lexicon Project Online Ross Clark and Simon J. Greenhill, editors (2011), “QAROFA (A)”, in POLLEX-Online: The...
- Pollex Christi ("The Thumb of Christ") was the first of Ralph America's limited edition CDs by the Residents. It is thought to be a solo studio project...
- Pollex sansdigit is a moth of the family Erebidae first described by Michael Fibiger in 2007. It is known from Mindanao in the Philippines. The wingspan...
- digital/phalangeal region encomp****ing the fingers. The thumb is referred to as the pollex. The posterior view contains, from superior to inferior, the cervical region...
- Pollex lafontainei is a moth of the family Erebidae first described by Michael Fibiger in 2007. It is known from Palawan in the Philippines. Fibiger, Michael...
- Pollex lobifera is a moth of the family Erebidae first described by George Hampson in 1926. It is known from Luzon in the Philippines. The wingspan is...
- prescribes this usage (p. 112). After Alaska, Florida, and California. Pollex—a reconstruction of the Proto-Polynesian lexicon, Biggs and Clark, 1994...
- Pollex schintlmeisteri is a moth of the family Erebidae first described by Michael Fibiger in 2007. It is known from western Seram Island in Indonesia...