Such figures are posed as if supporting great weights, just as Atlas was bearing the world.
The female counterpart is the caryatid, but it is not similarly posed.
It is named after the Greek mythical character Cyclops, thought by the Greeks to have built the walls of Tiryns, which are constructed in this fashion.
Sites such as Teotihuacan, Tikal, and Monte Alban, have been interpreted as ceremonial centers.
However, subsequent fieldwork beyond the major architectural features has shown that many sites were directly associated with large populations and thus challenges the original premise of their being ceremonial centers.
The plasma cortisol levels were numerically higher in SAD at all time points compared to controls but the difference was not statistically significant.
Cortisol response correlated inversely with childhood emotional abuse (p=0.01) and directly with positive affect (p=0.02) in SAD participants.
It is used this way and in the names of many minerals, such as antimonial arsenic, copper, and nickel. antimonial CATEGORY: geology DEFINITION: A brittle metallic substance that has been used in the preparation of yellow pigments for enamel and porcelain painting.