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The state of being trust forward or laterally, as in masticatory movements of the mandible.

Origin: L. Protrudere = to push forward

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Supraorbital brow ridge.

... I notice the brow ridge is present in most Americans, whereas where I live, it's pretty rare (France). Many sources seem to state this forehead protrusion as an indicator of high testosterone during teen years. Yet, it seems to be inheritable too. Do we have any informations on this? I used ...

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by Structutr
Wed Dec 18, 2013 4:11 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Supraorbital brow ridge.
Replies: 0
Views: 1254

Bird-Dinosaur News

... parts as part of their anatomies and at the same time those parts just happen to be able to propagate the species? Does the male need a protrusion? No, but it certainly helps. Some species of insects can be used as an example, the male lays down a sac of sperm and the female later comes ...

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by futurezoologist
Mon Jun 15, 2009 10:40 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bird-Dinosaur News
Replies: 46
Views: 59276

Re: The Axial Skeleton Helllllp!!??

... the olfactory nerve travels through holes in the ethmoid bone and is responsible for smell. the ethrmoid bone also contains the crista galli - a protrusion of the bone that connects to the falx cerebri (the portion of dura matter that separates the two hemispheres of the brain. hope that clarifies ...

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by Revenged
Mon Feb 25, 2008 3:53 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Axial Skeleton Helllllp!!??
Replies: 11
Views: 16615

The Fiber Disease

... untillks it repeats the initial path. now hed him off at at the site with the luke warm candle after hour os the wax will look totaly stretched protrusion with the ttwo large large antenna same angle afirst next nearly thru candle this will give impression of the whole form .. quite large. what ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Tue Aug 15, 2006 4:37 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 6246448

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