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  • The setae are either entirely capillary or there are in addition some sigmoid setae even with bifid free extremities.
  • Each of these apes resembles man most in some one physical characteristic: the gibbons in the formation of the teeth, the orangs in the brain-structure, the gorillas in size, and the chimpanzees in the sigmoid flexure of the spine.
  • Man differs from them in the absence of a hairy coat; in the development of a large lobule to the external ear; in his fully erect attitude; in his flattened foot with the non-opposable great toe; in the straight limb-bones; in the wider pelvis; in the marked sigmoid flexure of his spine; in the perfection of the muscular movements of the arm; in the delicacy of hand; in the smallness of the canine teeth and other dental peculiarities; in the development of a chin; and in the small size of his jaws compared to the relatively great size of the cranium.
  • An end sigmoid colostomy may be described by some, as easier to manage, particularly for elderly patients.
  • Figure 5.2: sigmoid Logistic Transfer function The Sigmoid function is shown in Figure 5.2.

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