umbraculum


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umbraculum

(ʌmˈbrækjʊləm)
n, pl -la (-lə)
any of a genus of limpets belonging to the family Umbraculidae
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La palabra umbraculum que utiliza Ficino viene a querer decir: mampara o pantalla, esto es, una forma exterior bajo la cual se ocultan conocimientos o doctrinas que solamente puede descifrar el iniciado--o los que han visto, o los que han oido.
This suffix is productively used in the formation of Locative nouns such as hibernacula 'winter quarters' (from hibernare 'spend the winter') or umbraculum 'shade' (from umbrare 'cast a shadow on').
EXPOSICION: JAN FABRE, UMBRACULUM PARA SANTIAGO DE CHILE, UN LUGAR EN LA SOMBRA PARA PENSAR y ESCRIBIR
However, it is Fabre's Umbraculum (2001) that provides the most memorable commentary on the idea of vanitas.
Clado Familia Genero Estaecie Cephalaspidea Bullidae Bulla punctulata aspersa striata Cylichnidae Scaphander cylindrellus Aplysiomorpha Aplysudae Aplysia juliana lessoni Dolabrifera dolabrifera Sacoglossa Juludae Julia thecaphora Placobranchidae Elysia diomedea Umbraculida Umbraculidae Umbraculum umbraculum Euctenidiacea Chromodorididae Glossodoris baumanni Hypselodoris agassizii Dendrodorididae Doriopsilla janaina Cladobranchia Arminidae Armina cuvieri Flabellinidae Flabellina cynara Tergipedidae Cuthona sp.
Otro acolito ofrece al papa el umbraculum (sombrilla) de tiras rojas y amarillas, simbolo cosmico del cielo de origen imperial.
Lack of an operculum may be characteristic only of pleurobranchids, however, as larvae of the tylodinid Umbraculum sinicum (Gmelin, 1791) is described as having an operculum (Ostergaard, 1950).
Finally, the use of the umbraculum (monstrance veil) during Mass does not permit the continuation of adoration, any more or less than does reposition in the tabernacle.
In the aplysiomorph Aplysia punctata (Carazzi 1905) and the umbraculomorph Umbraculum mediterraneaum (Heymons 1893), C and D are both smaller than A and B.
Acting as memento mori were Lucy Puls' Matrona cum Umbraculum, 1991, a cubed matron in shaded, shattered lucite (novelist Kevin Killian wrote in his exhibition essay that it attained the "nobility of repair"); Nayland Blake's perversely meticulous rows of a month's worth of daily apple cores preserved in vodka; and Kevin Radley's freestanding memorial column, covered from base to capital with counting marks and inscribed with the plea "How Many More Times.
Echinoidea: SCB, in the form of short rods, were found in Goniocidaris umbraculum, a representative of the primitive subclass Perischoechinoidea.