mollities


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mollities

(mɒˈlɪʃɪˌiːz)
n
(Medicine) med an unnatural softness or yieldingness of a bodily part or organ
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Remarks on the pathology of mollities ossium with cases.
53), o discurso sobre mollities indica a passividade e uma busca por prazer que suplanta o fisico e--digamos--acomete a alma, num erotismo.
25, 1-2 cinaede Thalle, mollior cuniculi capillo / vel anseris medullula vel imula oricilla, in cui la mollities di Tallo si traduce efficacemente sul piano stilistico nell'uso di tratti linguistici topicamente associati all'effeminatezza, e soprattutto Catull.
La escena de la mollities permite establecer relaciones entre los poderes normalizadores dominantes en el siglo XIX y el cuerpo.
Subrayados, entre otros, los siguientes versos: <<Vitrea mollities, quae tactiis abdicar onmen / insultum, digit.
On the microscopical character of mollities ossium.
Mollities is the verb used in 1 Corinthians 6:9 which deals with the sexual sin of sodomy.
In 1845 he had received some samples of urine from a patient suffering from mollities ossium.