In Podocnemis expansa, the basisphenoid and the basioccipital are the first elements of the neurocranium to ossify
Heroism is not only creative by its very nature, but is a wondrous virtue that possesses the power to renew the works and institutions of man, which by themselves are wont to ossify
But, much like Abby Mann and Stanley Kramer's 1961 Oscar winner ``Judgment at Nuremberg,'' the talents assembled have created a compelling drama for a younger generation who can never be reminded too much how darkly man's heart can ossify
Human skeletal construction begins in the womb, where the local cellular environment pushes and pulls developing cartilage that eventually will ossify
Unless governments (more buzzwords) "compete" and become "entrepreneurial," they will ossify
So, the Russians experiment with democracy; here we let it ossify
1,2,4,7] The nucleus pulposis of the disk -- the liquid core surrounded by the annulus fibrosis -- may ossify
or it may degenerate into a granulomatous pocket due to loss of vascularization from the surrounding osteoblastosis.