• Parrot's Beak
  • 106.00972 (Parrot's Beak, Cambodia) was the name given to a salient of Svay Rieng Province, southeast Cambodia that protrudes into Hậu Nghĩa and Kien Tuong Provinces, Vietnam, approximately 65 km north-west of Saigon. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the Vietnam War the Parrot's Beak was a base and rest area for the North Vietnamese Army and the Vietcong and one of the terminus points of the Ho Chi Minh Trail/Sihanouk Trail. (wikipedia.org)
  • The NVA established Base Areas 367 and 706 in the Parrot's Beak. (wikipedia.org)
  • On 30 April 1970, the Parrot's Beak was attacked by US and ARVN forces during the Cambodian Incursion. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Parrot's Beak was seized by the Vietnam People's Army during their retaliatory attack against the Khmer Rouge in December 1977/January 1978 as part of the border hostilities that triggered the Cambodian-Vietnamese War Kissinger, Henry (2003). (wikipedia.org)
  • rostrum
  • The terms beak and rostrum are also used to refer to a similar mouth part in some dicynodonts , Ornithischians , cephalopods , cetaceans , billfishes , pufferfishes , turtles , Anuran tadpoles and sirens . (wikipedia.org)
  • All extant cephalopods have a two-part beak, or rostrum, situated in the buccal mass and surrounded by the muscular head appendages. (wikipedia.org)
  • outer layers
  • The upper, and in some cases the lower, mandibles are strengthened internally by a complex three-dimensional network of bony spicules (or trabeculae ) seated in soft connective tissue and surrounded by the hard outer layers of the beak. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cracking and peeling of the outer layers of the claws and beak make tissues vulnerable to secondary infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bristol
  • Beak was written and recorded between 5-17 January 2009, improvised live without any overdubbing, at State Of Art Studios in Bristol, England. (wikipedia.org)
  • Locations Recorded and engineered at State Of Art Studios in Bristol, England Mastered at Optimum Mastering in Bristol, England Personnel Songwriting, performance, production - Beak Engineering - Stuart Matthews Mastering - Shawn Joseph Artwork - Johnny O Artwork logo - John Minton Kennedy, Adam. (wikipedia.org)
  • lower
  • The outer surface of the beak consists of a thin horny sheath of keratin called the rhamphotheca , which can be subdivided into the rhinotheca of the upper mandible and the gnathotheca of the lower mandible. (wikipedia.org)
  • Description of the lower beak can be found here. (tolweb.org)
  • review
  • Book Review)(Young Adult Review)(Brief Article)", Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, International Reading Association Inc, 39: 89, 1995-09-01, ISSN 1081-3004 "Sticky Beak. (wikipedia.org)
  • birds
  • Although the word beak was, in the past, generally restricted to the sharpened bills of birds of prey , in modern ornithology , the terms beak and bill are generally considered to be synonymous. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Perry subsequently studied the disease and wrote extensively about its clinical features in a range of psittacine birds in a long article in which he named the disease "psittacine beak and feather disease syndrome" (PBFDS). (wikipedia.org)
  • British
  • is the second studio album of British band Beak. (wikipedia.org)
  • Major General Daniel Marcus William Beak, VC, DSO, MC & Bar (27 July 1891 - 3 May 1967) was a British Army officer and an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces. (wikipedia.org)
  • name
  • The name Beak Street first appeared in the ratebooks for 1689, and in 1691 it was ordered that the street be paved with stone. (wikipedia.org)
  • shape
  • Although beaks vary significantly in size, shape, color and texture, they share a similar underlying structure. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey surveyed Beak Island in 1945 and so named it because of its shape and relative position to nearby Tail Island and Eagle Island. (wikipedia.org)
  • A beak-spouted ewer (German: Schnabelkanne) is a ewer, jug, pitcher or flagon with a spout formed in the shape of a beak. (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • These beak photographs were made using Red and Cyan Anachrome Aviator Glasses (see: http://www.anachrome.com/glassbuy.htm or http://www.amazon.com) which cost under $10.00 (USD). (tolweb.org)
  • Beak-spouted ewers were initially made and used by the Etrurians. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Beak Brackets was a series of experimental tapes made by the musical project / concept band Mujeres Encinta from 1999 to 2001. (wikipedia.org)
  • size
  • The identification of cephalopod "beaks" and the relationship between beak size and total body weight. (wikipedia.org)
  • Beak length analysis of the Southern Ocean squid Psychroteuthis glacialis (Cephalopoda: Psychroteuthidae) and its use for size and biomass estimation" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • Beak and feather disease virus (BFDV) is a circular or icosahedral, 14-16 nm diameter, single-stranded circular DNA, non-enveloped virus with a genome size of between 1992 and 2018 nucleotides. (wikipedia.org)
  • seen
  • The bony core of the beak is a lightweight framework, like that seen on this barn owl 's skull. (wikipedia.org)
  • form
  • The form of the beak is far easier to interpret in 3D and we strongly recommend to the viewer that the glasses be obtained (this is especially helpful when viewing enlarged images - i.e. click on the image). (tolweb.org)
  • Typical confirmation of the acute form of the disease is by necropsy, because it progresses too quickly for the normal signs such as feather loss and beak deformity to appear. (wikipedia.org)
  • back
  • Beak remained in command of the Howe Battalion, then briefly commanded the Anson Battalion in the first week of March 1918, and then transferred back to the Drake Battalion on 13 March 1918. (wikipedia.org)
  • long
  • We occasionally snip her top beak (every few months or so) when it gets really long. (backyardchickens.com)
  • Beak Island is an arc-shaped island, 7 kilometres (4 nmi) long and 360 metres (1,200 ft) high, lying 1 kilometre (0.5 nmi) northeast of Eagle Island in the northeast part of Prince Gustav Channel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Side
  • Side view of the upper beak of H. hawaiiensis , sex unknown (presumably mature female), 22 mm ML, 1.1 mm URL, Hawaiian waters. (tolweb.org)
  • On its south side, Beak Street is joined by Warwick Street, Upper John Street, Upper James Street, Bridle Lane and Great Pulteney Street. (wikipedia.org)
  • On its north side, Beak Street is joined by Kingly Street, Kingly Court, Carnaby Street, and Marshall Street. (wikipedia.org)
  • results
  • Cephalopod beaks gradually become less stiff as one moves from the tip to the base, a gradient that results from differing chemical composition. (wikipedia.org)