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n.1.(Anat.) See Body cavity, under Body.
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Traditionally, property ownership relies on the ad coelum doctrine, (1) which states that ownership rights include the surface and extend above and below the surface.
Fiat Justitia Ruat Coelum (Let justice be done though the heavens fall),' it further said.
contrastive nouns in Epistles xi, 27: "Coelum, non animum mutant
The counterpart of usque ad coelum, up to heaven, is usque ad inferos, down to hell.
22, 1916); John Dewey, Fiat Justitia, Ruat Coelum, 12 new Republic 237 (Sept.
'Fiat justitia Ruat Coelum', (let the justice be done if the heavens fall) and for certain, the heavens won't fall...
There is no need to develop sensible rules dealing with upper airspace until the airplane indicates that the ad coelum rule has costs that are not incurred when that space is incapable of commercial exploitation.
Recepta de Salomon para las caidas de oradores titubantes [sic]: Coedit super coelum in excelso domus sue, et ignoravit quod ibi.
COELUM ET TERRAM", 36-38); las frases siguen entrecortadas, digamos, dosificadas imitando el ritmo lento e interrumpido de la creacion arriba y de la lectura abajo.
Sadly the vocal echo effects in Audi, coelum - where Clayton was joined by tenor Paul Bentley-Angell - lacked magic when the enchantment of distance was compromised by having one singer stand ten feet behind the other.
A Latinized version of his planispheric map was included in his Coelum Australe Stelliferum, published posthumously.