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Foramen

(Science: anatomy) a small opening, perforation, or orifice; a fenestra.

foramen of Monro, the opening connecting the sac of the omentum with the general cavity of the peritoneum.

Origin: L, fr. Forare to bore, pierce.


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Re: DNA = Chromosome

... why not! Twenty four is the number of electrical circuits operating in the human body. It allows every cell to connect with the brain via the 24 foramen in the skull and the 24 vertebrae in the spine. The human eye shows these circuits. More importantly, 24 is the the number of moods in the day ...

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by sharan
Sun Feb 07, 2010 3:05 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: DNA = Chromosome
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Views: 74106

Re: DNA = Chromosome

... 24 ! If female it is 22+X+X=24. This number of somes is equal to the number of: vertebrae in the spine, bioelectrical circuits shown in the iris, foramen in the skull, moods/hours in the day, Chi Chi's in a year and probably many more items in nature which relate to our consciousness and the motions ...

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by sharan
Tue Feb 02, 2010 9:44 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: DNA = Chromosome
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Religion Vs. Science

... bottleneck event that killed off the inefficient. Knuckle-walking requires about four times the energy than walking upright. The hominids whose foramen magnum moved inferiorly needed to walk upright to see. The ones who did not follow suit expended too much energy and could not therefore get ...

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by plasmodesmata11
Wed Dec 02, 2009 3:53 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Religion Vs. Science
Replies: 15
Views: 10022

Re: Vagus Nerve

... as diverse as the external surface of the eardrum and internal abdominal organs. The root of the nerve exits the cranial cavity via the jugular foramen. Within the foramen is the superior ganglion, containing cell bodies of general somatic afferent fibres, and just external to the... * neurological ...

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by sanjidcapa
Tue May 05, 2009 9:15 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Vagus Nerve
Replies: 19
Views: 166332

Re: The Axial Skeleton Helllllp!!??

... important. the spheniod bone contains: 1) the internal carotid canal - containing the the major artery that supplies blood to the brain 2) three foramen - foramen ovale, foramen spinosum and foramen rotundem containing the artery that supplies the skull (middle meningeal artery) and two branches ...

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by Revenged
Mon Feb 25, 2008 3:53 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Axial Skeleton Helllllp!!??
Replies: 11
Views: 15044
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