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Harden

Harden

1. To make hard or harder; to make firm or compact; to indurate; as, to harden clay or iron.

2. To accustom by labour or suffering to endure with constancy; to strengthen; to stiffen; to inure; also, to confirm in wickedness or shame; to make unimpressionable. Harden not your heart. I would harden myself in sorrow. (job vi. 10)

Origin: oe. Hardnen, hardenen.


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Clindamycin and Exfoliative Cheilitis

... exfoliate the dead skin off of my lips before going to school. There'd always be raw skin underneath after exfoliation, and that raw skin would harden into a crust over the next few days, which I'd just remove again. Anyway, I started taking Clindamycin for a staph infection. Following this, ...

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Tue Mar 17, 2015 5:21 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Clindamycin and Exfoliative Cheilitis
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Clindamycin and Exfoliative Cheilitis

... exfoliate the dead skin off of my lips before going to school. There'd always be raw skin underneath after exfoliation, and that raw skin would harden into a crust over the next few days, which I'd just remove again. Anyway, I started taking Clindamycin for a staph infection. Following this, ...

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by ari534
Tue Mar 17, 2015 5:18 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Clindamycin and Exfoliative Cheilitis
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Thinking in terms of evolution

... diffused. Nor could we check our sympathy, if so urged by hard reason, without deterioration in the noblest part of our nature. The surgeon may harden himself whilst performing an operation, for he knows that he is acting for the good of his patient; but if we were intentionally to neglect the ...

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by Luxorien
Sat Nov 16, 2013 7:14 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Thinking in terms of evolution
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Non-Hygroscopic Lactic Acid?

... make my mix and use it immediately so there is no time for it to change its texture or consistency. When making it to send to family it will harden on top and darken in color after exposed to air in just half a day. I need it to keep for much longer. Even if I put it in an airtight container ...

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by TheRoseFire
Mon May 09, 2011 5:53 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Non-Hygroscopic Lactic Acid?
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The Backster Effect and Implications

... have emotions on the same order as us or other sentient chordates, but there is the drive to survive and propagate. The fact that trees actually harden themselves to an oncoming beetle wave (before they arrive) belies at least a sense of self-preservation, therefore something akin to sentience. ...

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by killmenow13041
Tue Nov 16, 2010 11:59 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: The Backster Effect and Implications
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