torso

A receptor tyrosine kinase (EC. 2.7.1.112) activated at the poles of the Drosophila embryo. Activation of torso triggers expression of gap genes that operate in these areas by antagonising Gro-mediated repression (see groucho > groucho).

Torso

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torso

[n] - the body excluding the head and neck and limbs
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Torso

The name of the worlds leading pre-tensioned spiral balance
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Torso

The body excluding the head, neck and limbs.
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Torso

Tor'so noun ; plural English Torsos , Italian Torsi . [ Italian torso , probably from Latin thyrsus a stalk, stem, thyrsus, Greek ...; confer Old High German torso , turso , a stalk, stem, German dorsche a cabbage stalk. Confer Thyrsus ...
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torso

Drosophila gene encoding a receptor tyrosine kinase, required for specification of the terminal regions of the embryo. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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torso

trunk noun the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; `they moved their arms and legs and bodies`
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torso

(tor┬┤so) trunk (def. 1).
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Torso

• (n.) The human body, as distinguished from the head and limbs; in sculpture, the trunk of a statue, mutilated of head and limbs; as, the torso of Hercules.
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torso

(from the article `muscle system, human`) The consequences of an upright posture for the support of both the thoracic and the abdominal viscera are profound, but the muscular modifications in ...
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Torso

A torso is a statue or mutilated human body lacking a head and limbs.
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torso

Type: Term Pronunciation: tōr′sō Definitions: 1. The trunk; the body without relation to head or extremities.
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torso

the body excluding the head and neck and limbs
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