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Longus

(ˈlɒŋɡəs)
n
(Biography) ?3rd century ad, Greek author of the prose romance Daphnis and Chloe
Translations

longus

a. largo-a, extenso-a.
References in classic literature ?
But, as certain tenacities are stronger than others, Athos was forced to hear Planchet recite his idyls of felicity, translated into a language more chaste than that of Longus.
In November 2013, Summers Place sold a long-necked Diplodocus longus skeleton to the Natural History Museum of Denmark for PS400,000.
This is just to measure the approximate distance to the two tendons (Palmaris longus and flexor carpi) that run down the inside of the wrist.
A tear to Erickson's peroneus longus tendon (which travels outside the ankle and under the foot) last season forced her to work on the intrinsic strength of her feet with exercises like doming.
The same physician, experienced in musculoskeletal US, who was blinded to patients' data performed all the ultrasonographic measurements involving distal humeral cartilage thickness, cross sectional area (CSA) for flexor pollicis longus (thenar region), Achilles tendon (at the level of the medial malleolus), and median nerve (at carpal tunnel entrance) (Figures 1a-d).
Some electromyoghraphic researches about ankle muscles have not pointed out neither a significant efficacy of elastic taping compared to non-elastic taping nor a better activation of Peroneus Longus during a sudden perturbation in inversion (10).
5) The clock-face is centered on the pubic tubercle and serves as a guide to what may be palpable on exam, including the superficial inguinal ring, rectus abdominis insertion, pubic symphysis, and adductor longus insertion.
Acute calcific longus colli tendonitis (ACLCT) is an inflammatory response of the prevertebral neck musculature due to pathognomonic calcium hydroxapatite deposition in the longus colli tendon at the vertebral body level of C1-C2.
Recently, however, it was shown that the latency of the peroneus longus muscle was significantly different between the non-dominant and dominant ankles in healthy physically active individuals, with the dominant ankle having a longer latency than the non-dominant ankle (15).
Acute calcific tendinitis of the longus colli muscle (CTLC) is a rare and self-limiting inflammatory disorder of the tendon insertions.
If the Toronto Raptors want to sustain their impressive start to the 2014-2015 NBA Season they have to do it with franchise player and leader DeMar DeRozan, who is out for the Canadian squad for an indefinite period because of a torn left adductor longus tendon or the skeletal muscle located in the thigh.
We mapped excursion of the palmaris longus tendon to the opening-and-closing angle of the electromechanical hand: full flexion of the wrist to achieve full closure of the mechanical hand and full extension of the wrist to achieve full opening of the mechanical hand.