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WINDOW. An opening made in the wall of a house to admit light and air, and to enable those who are in to look out.
     2. The owner has a right to make as many windows in his house when not built on the line of his property as he may deem proper, although by so doing be may destroy the privacy of his neighbors. Bac. Ab. Actions in general, B.
     3. In cities and towns it is evident that the owner of a house cannot open windows in the partition wall without the consent of the owner of the adjoining property, unless he possesses the right of having ancient lights. (q.v.) The opening of such windows and destroying the privacy of the adjoining property, is not, however, actionable; the remedy against such encroachment is by obstructing them, without encroaching upon the rights of the party who opened them, so as to prevent a right from being acquired by twenty years use. 3 Camp. 82.

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Complications following Small Fenestra Stapedectomy
The interorbital septum presents the small anterior and ventral fenestra and the big posterior fenestra below the planum supraseptale.
a) lateral view of tegumen, saccus, uncus, gnathos and valva; b) opposite view of right valva; c) dorsal view of tegumen, fenestra and uncus; d) posterior view of fultura inferior; e) lateral (above), ventral (middle) and dorsal (below) views of aedeagus.
coronoideus, PrC: Figura 1F), regiao do osso supra-angular (os supra-angulare), na altura da porcao caudal da fenestra mandibular.
When he is despatched to the High Councillor's lodgings to unblock the drains, he accidentally overhears the conversation between Fenestra and Grasp.
In a cross-sectional observational study by Chandarana et al, the authors concluded that a small fenestra surgery (stapedotomy) gives better functional results with fewer complications like vertigo.
158: 'poterit autem fenestra admodum fieri magna, ut verbum Domini possit ibidem proponi.
Where would you find the fenestra in the human body?
Ed e Petrarca ad offrire un'ulteriore immagine, con la canzone Standomi un giorno solo a la fenestra, dalla quale e tratta la citazione presente nel titolo del libro ("aprir vidi uno speco", appunto).
A new clinical trial performed by Fenestra Research Labs indicates that Lily of the Desert aloe enhanced with Aloesorb significantly improves vitamin C absorption, immune function, oxidative stress levels and detoxification.
According to IBM, its subcontracting business partners include BAE Systems, ESRI, Space-Time Research, SAS, M-Cubed, Roundarch, Dataline, FWG, Measurable Results, RCM, PKW, Fenestra, and Acumen Solutions.