Definition of Isthmoid
1. isthmic [adj] - See also: isthmic
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Literary usage of Isthmoid
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Archæology of the United States by Samuel Foster Haven (1856)
"tions or lobes, united by a slender isthmoid portion. In some individuals it is single, and in others consists of three lobes. From each lobe an excretory ..."
2. Elements of the Comparative Anatomy of the Vertebrate Animals: Designed by Rudolph Wagner, Alfred Tulk (1845)
"... it is small and single in the Heron and Cuckoo, and frequently double, consisting of two lobes united by a very slender isthmoid portion, ..."