Sentence Examples


  • As a rule the meatus is the narrowest part of the whole canal.
  • (external meatus) a vertical slit.
  • 1, Per), in these genera and the hares the meatus auditorius being tubular and directed upwards and backwards.
  • The air-bladder may be so reduced as to lose its hydrostatic function and become subservient to a sensory organ, its outer exposed surface being connected with the skin by a meatus between the bands of muscle, and conveying the thermobarometrical impressions to the auditory nerves.
  • Comenius we find the following definition: - "Astronomus siderum meatus seu motus considerat: Astrologus eorundem efficaciam, influxum, et effectum."