Placido da Costa


Placido da Costa
Antonio, Portuguese ophthalmologist, 1848–1916. See P. disk.

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  • Plácido's disk — /plah si dohz /, Ophthalm. a device marked with concentric black rings, used to detect corneal irregularities. [after A. Plácido da Costa (1848 1916), Portuguese ophthalmologist, who devised it] * * * …   Universalium

  • Placido disk — Pla·ci·do disk (plahґse do) [Antonio Placido da Costa, Portuguese ophthalmologist, 1848–1916] see under disk …   Medical dictionary

  • Plácido's disk — /plah si dohz /, Ophthalm. a device marked with concentric black rings, used to detect corneal irregularities. [after A. Plácido da Costa (1848 1916), Portuguese ophthalmologist, who devised it] …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Muriel Costa-Greenspon — (December 1, 1937, Detroit, Michigan – December 26, 2005, New York City) was an American mezzo soprano who had a lengthy career at the New York City Opera between 1963 1993. She portrayed a gallery of character roles that extended from twentieth… …   Wikipedia

  • César Costa — Cesar Costa Born César Roel Schreurs August 13, 1941 (1941 08 13) (age 70) Mexico City, Mexico César Costa is a …   Wikipedia


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