Apotome


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A`pot´o`me


n.1.(Math.) The difference between two quantities commensurable only in power, as between ?2 and 1, or between the diagonal and side of a square.
2.(Mus) The remaining part of a whole tone after a smaller semitone has been deducted from it; a major semitone.
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To estimate the number of instars, the following measurements were taken: total body length (TL), lateral length of the head capsule (LLH, a line drawn from the base of the labral fan stalk to the posterior limit of the head, passing through the ocelli), and the width of the frontoclypeal apotome (WFA) (as in Alencar et al.
The venue (which also serves as NATO's headquarters in Milan) will house a selection of older works, two site-specific commissions, and a trio of new videos, including Apotome, the artists' haunting meditation on the psychological and sociocultural properties of the human voice.
The distinguishing characteristics for species are found in the shape of the asymmetrical notch on the anterior margin of the frontoclypeal apotome.