greater curvature of stomach great·er curvature of stomach (grā’tər)
The convex lateral border of the stomach to which the greater omentum is attached.
[glawr-ee-uh in ek-sel-sis dey-oh, glohr-] /ˈglɔr i ə ɪn ɛkˈsɛl sɪs ˈdeɪ oʊ, ˈgloʊr-/ noun 1. the hymn beginning, in Latin, Gloria in Excelsis Deo, “Glory in the highest to God,” and in the English version, “Glory be to God on high.”. noun 1. . /ˈɡlɔːrɪə ɪn ɛkˈsɛlsɪsˈ deɪəʊ; ˈɡlɔːrɪˌɑː; ɛksˈtʃɛlsɪs/ noun 1. the Greater […]
adjective, Prosody. 1. See under (def 2). [ahy-on-ik] /aɪˈɒn ɪk/ adjective 1. Architecture. noting or pertaining to one of the five classical orders that in ancient Greece consisted of a fluted column with a molded base and a capital composed of four volutes, usually parallel to the architrave with a pulvinus connecting a pair on […]
noun 1. (def 5). [luhn-duh n] /ˈlʌn dən/ noun 1. Jack, 1876–1916, U.S. short-story writer and novelist. 2. a metropolis in SE England, on the Thames: capital of the United Kingdom. 3. City of, an old city in the central part of the former county of London: the ancient nucleus of the modern metropolis. 1 […]
noun 1. a metropolitan county in central England, with the city of Manchester as its center. 498 sq. mi. (1290 sq. km). noun 1. a metropolitan county of NW England, administered since 1986 by the unitary authorities of Wigan, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale, Salford, Manchester, Oldham, Trafford, Stockport, and Tameside. Area: 1286 sq km (496 sq […]