Definition of Ansae

1. Noun. (plural of ansa) ¹



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Definition of Ansae

1. ansa [n] - See also: ansa

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ansae

anoxybiosis
anoxybiotic
anoxygenic
anoxygenic photosynthesis
anoxæmia
ans.
ansa
ansa cervicalis
ansa compound
ansa compounds
ansa hypoglossi
ansa lenticularis
ansa peduncularis
ansa sacralis
ansa subclavia
ansae (current term)
ansae nervorum spinalium
ansamycin
ansamycins
ansate
ansated
ansatz
anschauung
anserated
anseres
anseriform
anseriform bird
anseriformes
anserine
anserine bursa

Literary usage of Ansae

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1. Researches, Philosophical and Antiquarian, Concerning the Aboriginal History by James Haines McCulloh (1829)
"... in cujus capite circulus in modo ansae, ac- Raziel. Cham vero ope ejus fecit mirabilia ... ansae ..."

2. The Observatory by Royal Astronomical Society (Gran Bretaña), Royal Greenwich Observatory, NASA Astrophysics Data System Abstract Service, Royal astronomical society GB (1883)
"The results from the six series, after reducing to the mean distance of Saturn, 9-5389, and correcting for the phase, are (the measures of the two ansae ..."

3. The Intellectual Observer (1867)
"7 to May 2, the ansae preserved invariably a wedge-shaped aspect, ... 18, ansae equal. —1862. Huggins, May 2, 12, 13, two bright dots E. at inner and outer ..."

4. A Complete System of Astronomy by Samuel Vince, Nicolas Louis de La Caille, Tobias Mayer, Franz Xaver Zach, James Bradley (1814)
"Change the title of the inclination of the line of the ansai of the ring to Saturn's orbit to the contrary; and if the inclination of the line of the ansae ..."

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