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puss

1. A cat; a fondling appellation.

2. A hare; so called by sportsmen. Puss in the corner, a game in which all the players but one occupy corners of a room, or certain goals in the open air, and exchange places, the one without a corner endeavoring to get a corner while it is vacant, leaving some other without one.

(Science: zoology) puss moth, any one of several species of stout bombycid moths belonging to Cerura, Harpyia, and allied genera, especially. Harpyia vinuli, of Europe. The larvae are humpbacked, and have two caudal appendages.

Origin: Cf. D. Poes, Ir. & Gael. Pus.


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In and out cell help

1) Hundreds of people are waiting outside an empty movie theatre waiting to run in and claim seats to see Puss in Boots. All entrance to the theatre is through a single turnstile, monitored by an usher checking tickets. When the theatre doors open and people first start moving ...

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by japjis
Sat Oct 27, 2012 6:50 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: In and out cell help
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Finger Smashing

... abscess last winter. At first, I did not know it was an infection at all. I refused to go to the doctor then. When I finally noticed bad smelling puss and I felt VERY sick, I went to my physician. If I would have left it, it could have gotten much worse and I would have ended up in the hospital. ...

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by Vibrio
Wed Dec 20, 2006 1:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Finger Smashing
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Finger Smashing

The puss does sound like infection, but how could it get infected if there was no opening to a wound. Or was there?

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by Vibrio
Sat Dec 16, 2006 6:09 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Finger Smashing
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Finger Smashing

... else. So when I got home, I decided to cut it open and have a look. lol, I have a habit of trying to fix things myself. And when I cut it open, puss came out. Like quite a bit, it was kinda weird. So I'm asking if anyone knows what exactly this is. Is it an infection or something? Which would ...

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by kjle
Sat Dec 16, 2006 3:51 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Finger Smashing
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The Fiber Disease

... IF THEY SEE THIS AND BELIEVE IT OR NOT! I have seen animals get treated better! I had an ER visit in July. I had to go because I had yellowish puss coming out of my lesions that I have had all over my legs for at least a year now. I could not take the pain any longer and went to the ER to beg ...

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by Sabrina
Sat Sep 23, 2006 4:30 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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