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manger

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a narrow depression (as in the earth or between ocean waves or in the ocean bed)

a concave shape with an open top

a treasury for government funds

a long narrow shallow receptacle

a container (usually in a barn or stable) from which cattle or horses feed

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The lines of projection and boundaries from his drawings have become actual barriers and troughlike structures in these sculptures.
Instead, these researchers aver that they are merely "ion acoustic noise" generated in troughlike regions formed by sharp density gradients in the Venusian ionosphere.
According to the glossary of morphological terms in the Treatise (Williams & Brunton 1997), a septalium is defmed as the "troughlike structure of dorsal valve between crural bases, consisting of crural plates (or homologues) fused medially and usually supported by a median septum, but may be unsupported or sessile; does not carry adductor muscles".