succedaneum


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(medicine) something that can be used as a substitute (especially any medicine that may be taken in place of another)

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Metaphysics of violence start the conjunction of pleasure and of supreme pain, of ecstasy and death in the art of gladiators as succedaneum of the old sacred, the origin of this art to be found in the funeral rites and the violent fabrications around the deceased in a sign of despair (pulling one's hair, self-injuries, and duels): "Roman gladiatoring is transforming for pure pleasure these duels held at funerals into a show" (Girard 1999: 134).
Physical examination revealed caput succedaneum, which was 5 x 6 cm in diameter in the right parietooccipital region of the head, flaccid paralysis of the right upper extremity, and a palpable mass in the right middle area of the abdomen.
A caput succedaneum is a collection of blood under the skin and above the cranial aponeurosis, which occurs most commonly during birth.
severe birth asphyxia, congenital neurological defects), obvious chromosomal abnormalities, caput succedaneum, cephalhaematoma, neonatal meningitis or cranial haemorrhage, and babies delivered outside UNTH but later admitted to the NBSCU, were excluded from the study.
6) In the early 1830s the family Crawcour in London advertised that they filled teeth with the "Royal Mineral Succedaneum in two minutes without any pain, inconvenience or pressure".
As late as 1843, she still sensationalized the stories of intrigue and murder and identified boredom as the universal source for intrigue affecting both the harem of Rifat Pasha and European society: "And then, besides, they have at their command that succedaneum of all ladies who lack an interest in life--that succedaneum which European society avails itself of, as readily as the Turkish harem:--I mean Intrigue" (64-65).
Teniendo presente que en el caso de uno anoto que estaba en ingles, se puede conjeturar que la obra poseida por Santander fue: Draught of a New Plan for the Organisation of the Judicial Establishment in France: Propose as a Succedaneum to the Draught Presented for the Same Purpose by the Committee of Constitution to the National Assembly, publicada en el ano 1789.