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From Middle English extremite, from Old French extremite, from Latin extremitas (“the extremity or end”), from extremis (“furthest, extreme”); see extreme.
Two fine inlets, Berkeley Sound and Port William, run far into the land at the northeastern extremity of the island.
They are placed on a line joining the north end of Sumatra and Cape Negrais, the south-western extremity of Burma.
On its western extremity it is linked by secondary ranges to the mountain system of Morocco.
Its culminating point is toward its southern extremity in the Serra da Canastra, 4206 ft.
In Heliodrilus the blind extremity of the spermatheca is enclosed in a coelomic sac which is in connexion with the sacs envolving the ovaries and oviducts.
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