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Category:Anatomical entity
Created 7 September 2006  +
CurationStatus graph position temporary  +
Curator Maryann Martone +
Definition Organismal continuant entity which is enclosed by the bona fide boundary of an organism or is an attribute of its structural organization. Examples: cell, heart, head, peritoneal cavity, apex of lung, anatomical term, sagittal plane (FMA).
EditorialNote We are changing the definition of this cat We are changing the definition of this category from material entity to independent continuant, as we do not believe that non-experts can distinguish among material and immaterial entities. The meaning usually depends on the context, e.g., a sulcus (a space) can be used as a proxy for the gray matter lying within its depths or as a landmark. lying within its depths or as a landmark.
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. PONS brain region  +
Id birnlex_6  +
Label Anatomical entity  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 10 July 2012 18:59:38  +
ModifiedDate 10 July 2012  +
SuperCategory Independent continuant  +
Synonym anatomical object  +, anatomical objects  +, Supramolecular part of organism  +, anatomical structure  +
Categories Independent continuant
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