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1. To salute with the lips, as a mark of affection, reverence, submission, forgiveness, etc. He . . . Kissed her lips with such a clamorous smack, That at the parting all the church echoed. (Shak)

2. To touch gently, as if fondly or caressingly. When the sweet wind did gently kiss the trees. (Shak)

Origin: oe. Kissen, cussen, as. Cyssan, fr. Coss a kiss; of uncertain origin; akin to D. Kus, g. Kuss, Icel. Koss.

1. To make or give salutation with the lips in token of love, respect, etc.; as, kiss and make friends.

2. To meet; to come in contact; to touch fondly. Like fire and powder, Which as they kiss consume. (Shak) Rose, rose and clematis, trail and twine and clasp and kiss. (Tennyson) Kissing comfit, a perfumed sugarplum to sweeten the breath.

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Active/Inactive status of HVS1 or HVS2

... to transmit the disease to them, they are not going to die of it (unless the person in question has a severe immunosuppression...) Just don't kiss people (or have sex withe them) if you have visible lesions. Other times the chance of transmission is next to non-existent. So, in a nutshell: ...

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Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... music but closer to spin tingling and euphoric affect you might have as an amazing scene in a movie occurs, or the feeling your first intimate kiss gave you. I have turrets syndrome and I do many strange things as a result. WOW! I thought I was the only one.

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DNA Transcription

... q1: You go here http://www.vivo.colostate.edu/molkit/translate/index.html and find that first direct ORF 5'-AAGATTAGTAGTACGACAATC-3' gives you KISS Thus, you conclude that the protein is most probably hemoglobin which is found in all tissues and kisses them gently! The same for q2

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Sugar Allergy

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Animation of Rathke's pouch, and also info KiSS neurons

... me an animation or video from the formation of the hypophysis, and thus Rathke's pouch. I also need an animation or some information about the KiSS neurons in the AVPV.

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