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THROAT, med. jur. The anterior part of the neck. Dungl. plea. Diet. h.t.; Coop. Dict. h.t.; 2 Good's Study of Med. 302; 1 Chit. Med. Jur. 97, n.
     2. The word throat, in an indictment which charged the defendant with murder, by "cutting the throat of the deceased," does not mean, and is not to be confined to that part of the neck which is scientifically called the throat, but signifies that which is commonly called the throat. 6 Carr. & Payne, 401; S. C. 25 Eng. Com. Law Rep. 458.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The water must be expelled from the myofibrillar lattice to accumulate in the extracellular space, being progressively drained (through the drip channels) out of the muscle as purge [1].
Lever lids are more drop resistant than exterior lids, provide a raised lip to facilitate opening, and include drip channels. PCC's contribution lies in a parison design that makes possible a rim comparable to those spin welded onto steel paint cans.
Robinsons have overcome this by drilling a small number of holes in drip channels along the gulleys.