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Lint

a soft, absorbent material used in surgical dressings, usually in the form of a thick, loosely woven material (sheet or patent lint).

Origin: O.E. Lin, flax


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Re: fiber/hair moving thru water

... been putting the white stuff I comb out of my hair in plastic bags and I want someone to examine them, but I'm afraid they'll just dismiss it as lint if they don't recognize it. Maybe it is lint -- somehow -- but that doesn't explain why I feel the crawling, why it gets worse when I am about ...

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by Maragoldie
Wed May 04, 2011 5:20 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fiber/hair moving thru water
Replies: 17
Views: 12298

The effect of cellulase on E. Coli

... we were surprised to find that there were no bacteria whatsoever. Instead the slides were covered in clumps a strange material that looked like lint or broken glass. The cellulase + bleach group showed similar results, while the group with just bleach still had a small amount of weak bacteria. ...

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by Etherian
Fri Mar 26, 2010 9:46 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: The effect of cellulase on E. Coli
Replies: 9
Views: 6195

Re: A Wonderful Product!!

... and your fingers turn white and stays that way for about 1-3 hours (dependent on how many you have in your hand). So, on Saturday, I used the lint roller and literally removed hundreds of parasites from my hands. And on Saturday, what I THOUGHT was my skin broke down on the left side and there ...

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by Frank N Stein
Tue Jan 16, 2007 12:05 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4990398

A Wonderful Product!!

... and your fingers turn white and stays that way for about 1-3 hours (dependent on how many you have in your hand). So, on Saturday, I used the lint roller and literally removed hundreds of parasites from my hands. And on Saturday, what I THOUGHT was my skin broke down on the left side and there ...

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by reliefseeker
Mon Jan 15, 2007 10:59 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4990398

The Fiber Disease

... An unidentified organism, which is infesting more and more homes across the country. This particular creature apparently houses itself in lint-like fibers which it seems to weave into a tiny ball, like a nest or cocoon, and contacting human skin via floors or clothing, bores into human ...

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by Neva Borden
Sun Dec 03, 2006 1:13 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4990398
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