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Usage examples for pinna

  1. Shape of the pinna. – Genera and Subgenera of Chipmunks by John A. White
  2. After a few minutes, a certain confidence being established between us, the pinna emerged from its retirement, in so far as such creatures are permitted by Nature. – Tropic Days by E. J. Banfield
  3. The imperial rescript for that purpose was even addressed to " Dionysius, Pinna, Demetrius, and the other bishops;" it grants them full indulgence in the exercise of their religion, and by its very address almost acknowledges their rank in the state. – History Of Egypt From 330 B.C. To The Present Time, Volume 11 (of 12) by S. Rappoport
  4. It is an adductor of the pinna of the ear. – Artistic Anatomy of Animals by Édouard Cuyer
  5. It is covered by the auricular muscles, and by the base of the pinna of the ear. – Artistic Anatomy of Animals by Édouard Cuyer
  6. We are supposing, in the description of the muscles which move it, that this pinna has its opening directed outwards. – Artistic Anatomy of Animals by Édouard Cuyer
  7. There was the same shortening of the pinna, the same broad curve of the upper lobe, the same convolution of the inner cartilage. – The Adventure of the Cardboard Box by Arthur Conan Doyle
  8. 138.- The Pinna, or Auricle. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  9. The pinna by its peculiar shape aids to some extent the entrance of sound waves into the auditory canal. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  10. To straighten the canal, the pinna should be pulled upwards and backwards by the left hand. – Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition. by Alexander Miles Alexis Thomson
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