Reticulum

Reticulum is a small, faint constellation in the southern sky. Its name is Latin for a small net, or reticle—a net of crosshairs at the focus of a telescope eyepiece that is used to measure star positions. The constellation is best viewed between October and December, but cannot be seen from middle to northern latitudes.

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Reticulum (anatomy)
... The reticulum is the second chamber in the alimentary canal of a ruminant animal ... The reticulum is located between the rumen and the omasum ... The reticulum is colloquially referred to as the honeycomb ...
Reticulum (anatomy) - Anatomy
... When looking at the reticulum with ultrasonography it is a crescent shaped structure with a smooth contour ... The reticulum is adjacent to the diaphragm, lungs, abomasum, rumen and liver ... However, general reticulum size is fairly constant across ruminants of differing body size and feeding type ...
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... The sarcoplasmic reticulum (SR), from the Greek sarx, ("flesh"), is smooth ER found in smooth and striated muscle ... structural difference between this organelle and the smooth endoplasmic reticulum is the medley of proteins they have, both bound to their membranes and drifting within the confines of their lumens ... of their functions The endoplasmic reticulum synthesizes molecules, while the sarcoplasmic reticulum stores and pumps calcium ions ...
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Reticulum - Interesting Facts
... In 2005, a type 1a supernova was discovered in the spiral galaxy NGC 1559, located in the Reticulum constellation ...