Cul-de-sac: A viewer writes regarding the term 'cul-de-sac': 'I know we live on one. Is there a medical meaning for it?' The answer is of course: 'Yes' (or you'd not be reading this here). An anatomic cul-de-sac is a blind pouch or cavity that is closed at one end. Examples of culs-de-sac in the intestine: Colonic diverticulum, a small bulging sac
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; plural Culs-de-sac
kulz`-). [ F., lit., bottom of a bag.] 1.
A passage with only one outlet, as a street closed at one end; a blind alley; hence, a trap. 2. (Mil.)
a position in which an army finds itself with no way of ex
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1. A blind pouch or tubular cavity closed at one end; e.g., diverticulum; caecum. ... Synonym: rectouterine pouch. ... Origin: Fr. Bottom of a sack ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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(kul″dә-sak´) a pouch or tubular cavity closed at one end; called also caecum. conjunctival cul-de-sac the fold formed by the junction of the palpebral and the ocular conjunctiva; called also fornix of conjunctiva. Douglas cul-de-sac a sac or re...
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• (n.) a position in which an army finds itself with no way of exit but to the front. • (n.) A passage with only one outlet, as a street closed at one end; a blind alley; hence, a trap. • (n.) Any bag-shaped or tubular cavity, vessel, or organ, open only at one end.
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Cul-De-Sac is the debut studio album by Decatur, IL alternative metal band V Shape Mind. The album was released on September 9, 2003 through Republic Records/Universal Records. Its first and only single, "Monsters," features vocals by Chad Gray of Mudvayne, who happened to be best friends with lead singer Brad Hursh. The song Monste
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A cul-de-sac is a dead-end street with only one inlet/outlet. Cul-de-sac or Culdesac may also refer to: ==Books== ==Film== ==Music== ==Other== ...
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Cul-de-sac is a 1966 British psychological thriller directed by the Franco-Polish director Roman Polanski. It was Polański`s second film in English, written by himself and Gérard Brach. Produced by Gene Gutowski. The cast includes Donald Pleasence, Françoise Dorléac, Lionel Stander, Jack MacGowran, Iain Quarrier, Geoffrey Su
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Type: Term Pronunciation: kūl-de-sak′ Definitions: 1. A blind pouch or tubular cavity closed at one end; diverticulum; cecum. Synonyms: rectouterine pouch
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A cul-de-sac (literally "butt of bag" in Catalan) is an expression of Catalan origin also used in French and Occitan referring to a dead end, close, no through road (British English and Australian English) or court (American and Canadian) meaning dead-end street with only one inlet/outlet. While historically built for other reasons, one of its m..
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A small pouch like structure that can be found between the rectum and uterus in females and between the rectum and bladder in males. Synonym(s): Pouch Of Douglas Rectouterine Pouch
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A blind pouch.
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==Overview== Kiana Firouz, an Iranian lesbian who had left Iran to avoid of getting arrested, meets Sayeh, a journalist and activist focused on Iranian human rights issues in the United Kingdom. Sayeh tries to collect some information about the controversial subject of Iranian homosexuals` lives from Kiana, who had formerly trie
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Members of the Australian electronica band Severed Heads. ...
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