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Definition of calyxes

calyxes
Nematocalyx Nem`a*to*ca"lyx, n.; pl. Nematocalyces, E. -calyxes. [NL. See Nemato-, and Calyx.] (Zo["o]l.) One of a peculiar kind of cups, or calicles, found upon hydroids of the family Plumularid[ae]. They contain nematocysts. See Plumularia.

Meaning of calyxes from wikipedia

- Calyx or calyce (plural "calyces"), from the Latin calix which itself comes from the Ancient Gr**** κάλυξ (kálux) meaning "husk" or "pod", may refer to:...
- are called the calyx (plural calyces), the outermost whorl of parts that form a flower. The word calyx was adopted from the Latin calyx, not to be confused...
- a renal papilla at the apex into the minor calyx; two or three minor calyces converge to form a major calyx, through which urine p****es before continuing...
- CALYX, Inc. is a non-profit publisher of art and literature by women founded in 1976 based in Corvallis, Oregon. CALYX publishes both CALYX, A Journal...
- Calyx is a term used in animal anatomy for some cuplike areas or structures. Latin, from calyx (from Ancient Gr**** κάλυξ, case of a bud, husk"). The ****ules...
- The Calyx of Held is a particularly large synapse in the mammalian auditory central nervous system, so named after Hans Held who first described it in...
- Discodermia calyx is a species of bowl-shaped sponge that is found in shallow waters in central and southern ****an. The species is distributed by the...
- hypo, meaning "under", and estia meaning "a house"; this refers to the calyxes being covered by bracts. The Latin specific epithet phyllostachya means...
- He is the founder of Calyx Internet Access, an Internet and hosted service provider founded in 1995, and of the non-profit Calyx Institute. He was the...
- Calyx is a British drum and b**** act, specialising in the techstep style. Previously the duo of Larry Cons and Chris Rush (both of London), it is now...
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