arch of aorta
arch of aorta n.
See aortic arch.
- Arch of foot
arch of foot arch of foot n. The longitudinal arch consisting of a medial arch, comprised of the calcaneus, talus, navicular, three cuneiform bones, and the three medial metatarsals, and a lateral arch formed by the calcaneus, cuboid, and the two lateral metatarsals. The transverse arch formed by the proximal parts of the metatarsal bones, […]
- Arch of triumph
- Arch of palate
arch of palate arch of palate n. The vaulted roof of the mouth.
a priest holding first rank, as among the members of a cathedral chapter or among the clergy of a district outside the episcopal city. Roman Catholic Church. a priest acting as superior of the Roman Catholic secular clergy in England, first appointed in 1598 and superseded by a vicar apostolic in 1623. Historical Examples The […]