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Section

The distinct and numbered subdivisions in legal codes, statutes, and textbooks. In the law of real property, a parcel of land equal in area to one square mile, or 640 acres.

section

(Division), noun category, class, component, department, detachment, fraction, group, grouping, part, segment, separate part, subdivision, subgroup

section

(Vicinity), noun area, block, clime, demesne, environs, field, locale, locality, location, locus, milieu, neighborhood, parcel of land, part, plot, plot of ground, plot of land, province, purlieus, regio, region, territory, tract, vicinage, vicinitas
Associated concepts: block, plot, and section
See also: article, aspect, chamber, chapter, circuit, clause, component, constituent, cross, decentralization, denomination, department, detail, dichotomize, disjoint, district, divide, division, element, heading, ingredient, installment, interest, locality, location, member, moiety, organ, parcel, part, partition, phase, pigeonhole, place, portion, province, region, segment, separate, share, split, subdivision, subheading, territory, title
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This membranous part of septum joined with the muscular part in later coming serial sections.
Subsequently, the mean number of nuclei per myocyte can be estimated in local vertical windows in thin serial sections.
We studied histological serial sections of three pouch-young specimens deposited in the collections of the Zoologisches Institut, University of Tubingen (ZIUT).
Consequently, a lateral-medial series of slides contained the parasagittal serial sections were provided for each hemisphere.
No nerve cells were found in the heart of Triops by vital staining with methylene blue or by microscopic observation of serial sections of the heart.
Slide linking and side-by-side review enable rapid comparison between serial sections of brightfield and fluorescent samples.
Serial sections of each tissue specimen were also obtained for special staining or immunohistochemical investigations.
In early studies, tracings made from horizontal serial sections (2) or photographs (4) were used to make measurements of various anatomic structures.
Frozen serial sections (transverse sections of larvae and sagittal sections of pupae from stages P1-P15) were cut and stained with X-gal.
We present 2 cases with lepidic growth, mimicking papillary pattern, and use a 3-dimensional (3D) reconstruction and serial sections to arrive at the correct diagnosis.
Serial sections of each entire specimen were cut to 10 [micro]m on a Microm HM 500 OM cryostat at a temperature between -18[degrees] and -25[degrees] C.