palpebra


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pal·pe·bra

 (păl′pə-brə, păl-pē′-)
n. pl. pal·pe·brae (-brē′) also pal·pe·bras
An eyelid.

[Latin; see pāl- in Indo-European roots.]

pal′pe·bral (păl′pə-brəl, păl-pē′brəl, -pĕb′rəl) adj.

palpebra

(ˈpælpəbrə)
n
(Anatomy) anatomy an eyelid
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.palpebra - either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eyepalpebra - either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye; "his lids would stay open no longer"
eye, oculus, optic - the organ of sight
protective fold - a flap of tissue that protects what it covers
eyelash, lash, cilium - any of the short curved hairs that grow from the edges of the eyelids
conjunctiva - a transparent lubricating mucous membrane that covers the eyeball and the under surface of the eyelid
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O papel de filtro e dobrado a 5 mm de uma das extremidades e colocado na juncao da metade com o terco externo da palpebra inferior.
In his history, it was learned that he underwent surgery and received radiotherapy because of medulloblastoma at the age of three years, enucleation was performed in the right eye because of retinoblastoma at the age of 10 years, he underwent surgery because of a BCC located in the right palpebra at the same age, and was recently found to have mandibular and maxillar cysts on X-rays obtained owing to dental deformations.
Disruption of the medial canthal ligament might also result in medial telecanthal deformities, including shortened palpebra, obtuse-angled medial canthi with infraplacement, increased intercanthal distance, and an absent naso-orbital valley.
L'occhio deve prepararsi aperto, se vuol affisar questa folgore nell'attimo di sua verita: se lo chiuderete per paura del difficile, vedrete le vene della vostra palpebra, e soltanto quelle.
Nei prati lungo la Via Appia si vedevano galoppare cavalli scossi, come in una tela del Pussino o di Claude Lorrain, e remota all'orizzonte balenare a tratti la verde palpebra del mare (Malaparte, 2010: 276).
A maquiagem era forte e vivida, um risco preto acima da palpebra inferior, marcava seu olhar.
Physical examination demonstrated 3 dead wasps of the order Hymenoptera and numerous stingers in the integument of the forehead, nape, cranial cervical integument, chin, cheek, intermandibular integument, bulbar conjunctiva, palpebra, rhamphotheca, and cere.
Segni di vertigine posizionale centrale devono essere collegati ad altri segni e sintomi per arrivare ad una diagnosi, ed includono: nessuna latenza dalla comparsa, durata > 60 secondi o finche il paziente e supino, nistagmo senza componente torsionale, non coniugato, che batte verso la palpebra inferiore, e non si sopprime o affatica.
Na face raivosa, por exemplo, ha a coocorrencia da contracao dos musculos corrugador (3) e levantador de palpebra superior (4), que exprimem esse olhar fixo que prepara o individuo a atacar o objeto gerador da raiva.
Extranodal localization of neoplasm is recorded in duodenum, spleen, thyroid, breast, palpebra, tibia, salivary glands, testicle [11-19].
Escreveu e publicou um livro de poemas chamado Palpebra (1975).
Goz kirpma devinimi levator palpebra kasinin tonik aktivitesinin gecici kaybi veya gevsemesi, goz kapaklari ve periorbital bolgeyi cepecevre saran orbikularis okuli kasinin ise hizli-fazik kasilmasi ile birlikte gider.