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cancelli definition

  • noun:
    • Plural form of cancellus.
    • Plural as a type of cancellus.
  • noun-plural:
    • An interwoven or latticed wall surface or inclosure; latticework, rails, or crossbars, as round the club of a court of justice, between the chancel in addition to nave of a church, or in a window.
    • The interlacing osseous dishes constituting the elastic permeable tissue of particular areas of the bones, esp. in their articular extremities.
    • An interwoven or latticed wall surface or inclosure; latticework, rails, or crossbars, as around the bar of a court of justice, between the chancel and the nave of a church, or in a window.
    • The interlacing osseous plates constituting the flexible porous muscle of specific areas of the bones, esp. in their articular extremities.
  • others:
    • Cross-pieces or reticulations creating a latticework or grating.
    • In zoology and physiology, the reticulations or intersections constituting cancellated structure or reticulated texture; a composition of numerous areas bounded by lines or areas forming a network or lattice-like arrangement, like the light, spongy, cancellated muscle of bones. The phrase is little used except for this osseous texture, and the singular, cancellus, is not being used. See cancellate, .
    • Cross-pieces or reticulations forming a latticework or grating.
    • In zoology and anatomy, the reticulations or intersections constituting cancellated construction or reticulated texture; a composition of several rooms bounded by lines or surfaces creating a network or lattice-like arrangement, like the light, spongy, cancellated muscle of bones. The phrase is little used with the exception of this kind of osseous texture, therefore the single, cancellus, isn't used. See cancellate, .
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