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Knotted

Knotted

1. Full of knots; having knots knurled; as, a knotted cord; the knotted oak.

2. Interwoven; matted; entangled. Make . . . Thy knotted and combined locks to part. (Shak)

3. Having intersecting lines or figures. The west corner of thy curious knotted garden. (Shak)

4. (Science: geology) Characterised by small, detached points, chiefly composed of mica, less decomposable than the mass of the rock, and forming knots in relief on the weathered surface; as, knotted rocks.

5. Entangled; puzzling; knotty. They're catched in knotted lawlike nets. (Hudibras)


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I need help identifying this structure

yep. it's a cross section of a sweat gland. It shows you how it's all knotted up. :D

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by plasmodesmata11
Mon Jan 11, 2010 2:02 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: I need help identifying this structure
Replies: 3
Views: 1496

The Fiber Disease

... topical and systemic medication, you should be able to weaken it each time. If the 'callus' skin breaks up, and you get it out, you may experience knotted hair, or knotted thick white or black fibers, that are tangled together. I know that such tangles have also been reported, and sent to the Morgellon's ...

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by Cilla
Tue Apr 11, 2006 7:55 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5560774

all knotted up

Have anyone of you guys seen or heard that when wet hair(long or medium lenght) is tied up without drying properly,sometimes(after a while) small knots appear on each hair.My classmate recently got that n she told me that she has to wait till her hair grows longer and then cut the hair from where th...

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by surya
Mon Mar 27, 2006 11:00 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: all knotted up
Replies: 5
Views: 2481

Origin of life

... also determine the secondary, tertiary and quaternary structures which might all play a part in stability. Imagine how hard it would be for a knotted sequence to attempt to propagate. Even if DNA or RNA could spontaneously self replicate, there's no explanation offered as to how such a molecule ...

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by Springer
Fri Jan 13, 2006 3:31 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origin of life
Replies: 236
Views: 105437

Origin of life

... also determine the secondary, tertiary and quaternary structures which might all play a part in stability. Imagine how hard it would be for a knotted sequence to attempt to propagate. O.K., I'm going to concede on this one, and I appreciate you pointing out the error. However, you're using ...

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by mith
Fri Jan 13, 2006 5:59 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origin of life
Replies: 236
Views: 105437


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