Woolner tip

Wool·ner tip (woolґnər) [Thomas Woolner, English sculptor and poet, 1825–1892] tuberculum auriculare.

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  • Woolner tip — tuberculum auriculare …   Medical dictionary

  • woolner's tubercle — ˈwu̇lnə(r)z noun or woolner s point or woolner s tip Usage: usually capitalized W Etymology: after Thomas Woolner died 1892 English sculptor and poet : darwin s t …   Useful english dictionary

  • woolner's tip — noun see woolner s tubercle …   Useful english dictionary

  • tip — 1. A point; a more or less sharp extremity. 2. A separate, but attached, piece of the same or another structure, forming the extremity of a part. t. of auricle SYN: apex of auricle. t. of ear apex of auricle. t. of elbow …   Medical dictionary

  • Woolner — Thomas, English sculptor, 1826–1892. See W. tip …   Medical dictionary

  • Thomas Woolner — (17 décembre 1825 7 octobre 1892) était un sculpteur et poète anglais. Il fut l un des membres fondateurs de la Confrérie préraphaélite (Pre Raphaelite Brotherhood) en 1848. Woolner se forma auprès du sculpteur William Behnes… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Thomas Woolner — and poet.Born in Hadleigh, Suffolk he was a founder member of the Pre Raphaelite Brotherhood. Woolner trained with the sculptor William Behnes, exhibiting work at the Royal Academy from 1843.al inclinations were rather difficult to reconcile with …   Wikipedia

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  • Darwin's tubercle — Left: Darwin s tubercle. Right: the homologous point in a macaque. Darwin s tubercle is a congenital ear condition which often presents as a thickening on the helix at the junction of the upper and middle thirds. The feature is present in… …   Wikipedia

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