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section (federal code)

A particularly numbered subpart of some federal law.The text of any federal law may be found by going to the Office of the Law Revision Counsel at and clicking on “Search the U.S. Code.” Laws written as, for example,“26 U.S.C. Section 121,”“26 U.S.C. §121,”or sometimes “U.S.C.A.”or “U.S.C.S.”consist of a “title”(26 in the example) and a “section”(121 in the example).Entering the appropriate title and section will bring up the text of the law. See also U.S.C.

section (of land)

A section is a specific area of land measuring 1 square mile. See public land survey system.

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At the end of the assay, the head was frozen and coronal sections were obtained as described.
Brains were mounted on a freezing stage of a sliding cryostat (Microm-HM505E; Zeiss, Wallford, Germany), and a serial set of representative coronal sections (30 [micro]m) was selected at an interval of 240 [micro]m for amino cupric silver staining procedures according to previously published methods (de Olmos et al.
Coronal sections of cerebral hemispheres showed diffuse and multiple foci of hemorrhagic necrosis in both gray and white matter.
Three imaging studies chosen for the metaanalysis were performed by MRI using coronal sections 1.