Definition of Patagial

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to the patagium. ¹



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Definition of Patagial

1. pertaining to a patagium [adj] - See also: patagium

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Patagial

pastward
pastwards
pasty
pat-on-the-back
pat1 protein kinase
pat down
pat in the middle
pat on the back
pat slide
pataca
patacas
patache
patacoon
patacoons
patagia
patagial (current term)
patagium
patamar
patamars
pataphysicist
pataphysicists
pataphysics
patas
patatas bravas
patavinities
patavinity
patball
patch
patch-clamp techniques

Literary usage of Patagial

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1. Fieldiana: Geology by Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago Natural History Museum (1907)
"From all of which evidence, I believe that the ribs were directed laterally, supporting the patagial membrane, perhaps as in Draco, and that they did not ..."

2. The Cambridge Natural History by Arthur Everett Shipley, Sidney Frederic Harmer (1901)
"Imperfect remains, impressions of phalanges of the long patagial finger, ... The patagial finger is about 20 inches, the whole wing about 28 inches long. ..."

3. Geologisches Zentralblatt (1904)
"... fingers on the radial side of the patagial finger, have two phalanges in the first, three in the second, and four in the third, the terminal one of each ..."

4. Geological Series by Field Columbian Museum (1907)
"From all of which evidence, I believe that the ribs were directed laterally, supporting the patagial membrane, perhaps as in Draco, and that they did not ..."

5. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1890)
"FE BEDDARD ON THE [June There is only a single patagial muscle, which divides into tw tendons, the longus and breviĀ». The latter, as shown in the drawing ..."

6. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1902)
"Dimorphodon had the fifth toe peculiarly modified for the sustentation of the patagial membrane. What good reason then has Professor Seeley for supposing ..."

7. Journal of Morphology by Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology (1889)
"On the other hand, the patagial muscles of this family are not alluded to by him, and here offer several points of interest ; for although the origin and ..."

8. Geological Magazine by Henry Woodward (1904)
"... fingers on the radial side of the patagial finger, evidently used in the support of the body, possibly also in prehension and ambulation. ..."

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