stenothorax sten·o·tho·rax (stěn’ō-thôr’āks’)
A narrow, contracted chest.
noun, Pathology. 1. a narrowing or stricture of a passage or vessel. noun (pl) -ses (-siːz) 1. (pathol) an abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passage stenotic ste·not·ic (stə-nŏt’ĭk) adj. Of or affected with stenosis. stenosis ste·no·sis (stə-nō’sĭs) n. pl. ste·no·ses (-sēz) A constriction or narrowing of a duct or passage; a stricture.
adjective 1. (of an animal or plant) able to tolerate only small environmental changes. adjective 1. (ecology) (of a species, group, etc) able to tolerate only a narrow range of environmental changes Also (sometimes (influenced by -tropic)) stenotropic Compare eurytopic
noun 1. a keyboard machine resembling a typewriter, used in a system of phonetic shorthand. 2. the symbols typed in one stroke on this machine. noun 1. trademark a machine with a keyboard for recording speeches, etc, in a phonetic shorthand 2. any machine resembling this 3. the phonetic symbol typed in one stroke of […]
noun 1. shorthand in which alphabetic letters or types are used to produce shortened forms of words or groups of words. noun 1. a form of shorthand in which alphabetic combinations are used to represent groups of sounds or short common words