Definition of Glottides
1. glottis [n] - See also: glottis
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Literary usage of Glottides
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1. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"... pi. glottides (-i-dez). [= F. glotte = Sp. glotis = Pg. glote, glotis = It. glot- tide, < NL. glottis, the glottis (L. glottis, a little bird so called) ..."
2. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1891)
"... and especially the direct comparative measurements of the glottides of quiet-breathing healthy adults and of dead adult bodies—all go to establish one ..."
3. On Human Entozoa: Comprising the Description of the Different Species of by William Abbotts Smith (1863)
"... the genital pores are irregularly alternate; the pro- glottides are large, and very lively, sometimes issuing spontaneously from the anus between the ..."
4. Principles of Zoölogy: Touching the Structure, Development, Distribution by Louis Agassiz, Augustus Addison Gould (1870)
"23. of bony drum, (a,) having within it two glottides, formed at the top of the two branches (bb) of the windpipe, (c,) each provided with two vocal cords. ..."
5. Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society by Cambridge Philosophical Society (1906)
"The pro- glottides are anteriorly O'll mm. long, posteriorly 0'24 mm. There are no calcareous bodies and the reproductive organs had not developed. ..."
6. Journal of the Statistical Society of London by Statistical Society (Great Britain) (1866)
"Now it is well known that spasmus glottides greatly augments the number referred to sudden deaths, which are reported still to be about 160 a-year. ..."