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Related to cisterna: Cisterna magna, Cisterna chyli

cistern

A container for the collection of rainwater. Many historic homes had gutters and downspouts that routed all water into a cistern beneath the house to be used as a water source for cooking,cleaning,and in the event of fire.

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Post natal neuro-imaging confirmation is required for all fetuses with mega cisterna magna on fetal sonography.
Using an integral automatic centimeter ruler, the following measures were taken: The distance from skin to the posterior wall of cisterna magna and the depth of the cisterna magna, from the inner line of the posterior wall of cisterna magna to gracile tubercle.
Mega cistern Magna: Mega cisterna magna represents the mildest end of Dandy Walker spectrum.
Cisterna has previously worked with national real estate capital advisory firm, Johnson Capital, where he most recently served as senior vice president and co-head of the firm's Opportunistic Finance division, which provides investment banking services and structured finance solutions for residential buy-to-rent investors.
La Cisterna de la Basilica fue utilizada como locacion en las peliculas Desde Rusia con amor en 1963 y The International (Dinero en la sombra) filmada en 2009, Tambien aparecio en el videojuego Assassin's Creed: Revelations.
La cisterna es el paso inicial para que las familias puedan percibir que es posible convivir con el semiarido.
The Northern Ontario Heritage Fund and Northern Media Fund have contributed a combined total of roughly $300,000 to Cisterna, whose company has overseen the creation of numerous children's television shows and films.
Casas I, Palacios GF, Trallero G, Cisterna D, Freire MC, Tenorio A.
PALABRAS CLAVE: Conducto toracico; Vena cava inferior; Comunicaciones linfatico-venosas; Cisterna del quilo; Conducto linfatico.
Overflows are detailed from half-tiles to discharge via traditional tiled downpipes to cisterna, water conservation being a feature of Majorca.
Contract award notice: accordo quadro per il servizio alternativo di fornitura di gas naturale tramite carro bombolaio/veicolo cisterna.
Implementing agency : I MUNICIPALIDAD DE LA CISTERNA,