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Synonyms for capsule

Synonyms for capsule

a small container

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a pill in the form of a small rounded gelatinous container with medicine inside

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a shortened version of a written work

a spacecraft designed to transport people and support human life in outer space

a pilot's seat in an airplane that can be forcibly ejected in the case of an emergency

enclose in a capsule

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Ganglion cysts typically originate from connective tissue such as joint capsules and tendon sheaths, and less commonly within bone.
Dorsal and plantar pouches were identified, and pouches around the flexor tendons and their relationships to the tendons and joint capsule were observed.
Not only ligaments, joint capsule, or parts of the intervertebral disc can elongate and may lose some of the mechanical properties, but at the same time, the tissues become vulnerable to damage and thus likely to succumb due to fatigue.
In surgical procedure entire cyst complex including cyst, pedicle and a cuff of adjacent joint capsule was excised.
He wrote: "Total rupture of left ATFL (ankle ligament) and associated joint capsule damage in a soccer kickabout with friends on Saturday.
McIlroy tweeted: "Total rupture of left ATFL (ankle ligament) and associated joint capsule damage in a soccer kickabout with friends.
McIlroy wrote: "Total rupture of left ATFL (ankle ligament) and associated joint capsule damage in a soccer kickabout with friends on Saturday.
McIlroy wrote on social media: "Total rupture of left ATFL (ankle ligament) and associated joint capsule damage in a soccer kickabout with friends.
Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease that does cause inflammation in the synovium, or soft tissue of the joint capsule.
The patella is inserted into the thin anterior wall of the joint capsule.
It was observed that the caudal part of the joints was covered with a thin joint capsule and was supported by fat and connective tissue while the other parts of the joints were surrounded by masticatory muscles.
Ganglia are soft mucin filled cysts and are usually attached to underlying joint capsule or tendon sheath1.
In all but one of the 41 cadaveric knees (97%), the ALL was found as a well-defined ligamentous structure, and clearly distinguishable from neighboring structures such as the anterolateral joint capsule.
It is commonly associated with the poor development of the articular fossa, laxity of the temporomandibular ligament or joint capsule, and excessive activity of the lateral pterygoid and infrahyoid muscles due to drug use or disease.
A statement on Djokovic's website said: "The world's top player has undergone an MRI examination this morning which revealed no structural damage to the joint capsule and ligaments.
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