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lacuna

a gap, a case not provided for by a statute or in a document.
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The areas of the cortical bone that were occupied by lacunae and osteocytes were measured on the three groups.
He also made it clear that the top court would not tolerate if NAB left lacunae in corruption cases.
28 ( ANI ): The Congress party on Wednesday extended its support for the Triple Talaq bill tabled by the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government in the Lok Sabha, adding that there are certain lacunae in it that need to be rectified before bringing it into force.
Maiza Hameed said the amendments will enacted keeping in view certain lacunae for bringing culprits to book.
About the timing of moving the amendment Babar said that lacunae in law come to the fore only when they are actually put to operation and not before.
In addition the grains may be lophate (having a conspicuous pattern of ridges enclosing polygonal lacunae), sub-lophate (having shallow ridges, or spines distributed in a lophate pattern) or entirely non-lophate.
The empirical nature of architecture always seems to defeat philosophical enquiry, and strange lacunae have arisen in architectural history, in which, for example, the sublime is conflated with the 'Picturesque' (with its silly little houses) in England.
Selection criteria were, foremost, that a story be good and also long enough for summarization, a process known as "translation with commentary." The writer-translator not only renders the text into English but also fills the cultural lacunae. He must tailor the story for non-Japanese readers.
The significant relationship between satisfaction and educational lacunae was most illumining for Physician Practice, Inc.
These lacunae are destined for correction in the foreseeable future.
Readers will need to do independent reading to fill in the lacunae. While it is important to shed light on the African American men and women who have written or arranged jazz, it is equally important to stress the importance of jazz improvisationalists.
He said an Anomalies Committee was constituted as per the Amendment Act 2018 to sort out the lacunae in the integrated working of the three related institutions.