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Stinging

stinging

Piercing, or capable of piercing, with a sting; inflicting acute pain as if with a sting, goad, or pointed weapon; pungent; biting; as, stinging cold; a stinging rebuke. Stingingly, Stinging cell.

(Science: zoology) same as lasso cell, under Lasso.


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Need identification of possible collembolan species

... population. These individuals, whose symptoms were originally attributed to lice or scabies, were part of a larger group reporting symptoms of stinging/biting and/or crawling to the NPA. Multiple skin scrapings from each person were microscopically examined. Any and all fields of view that ...

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by tommyjackets
Thu Jun 02, 2011 4:25 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Need identification of possible collembolan species
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Views: 4481

Need help with an alien cell (for a plausible fiction)

... and sometimes subtance intake. - Flagellum - Tail-like structures that allow for speedy movement. - Cnidocyte - Named after the harpoon-like stinging cells in Cridarians on Earth, cnidocytes are sack-like circular folds in the outer membrane which contain an emencely thin coil, attached to ...

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by TemporalV01D
Tue Feb 08, 2011 1:48 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Need help with an alien cell (for a plausible fiction)
Replies: 3
Views: 9372

Why do you keep talking about species

... modern species Chordata Cord Chordates Hollow dorsal nervous chord, notochord, pharyngeal slits, endostyle, post-anal tail about 100,000+ Cnidaria Stinging nettle Coelenterates Nematocysts (stinging cells) about 11,000 Ctenophora Comb bearer Comb jellies Eight "comb rows" of fused cilia ...

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by gamila
Mon Jun 29, 2009 5:35 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Why do you keep talking about species
Replies: 23
Views: 49433

The Fiber Disease

... or thoroughly coating the entire inside of each nostril before bed, or indeed when the rigors of breathlessness strike. Lemongrass oil is a stinging astringent, and is contr-indicated as causing phytotoxicity to skin. However, it does cause the thickened outer ring of the callous to dry ...

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by Sabrina
Wed Jan 17, 2007 7:12 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5414682

The Fiber Disease

... or thoroughly coating the entire inside of each nostril before bed, or indeed when the rigours of breathlessness strike. Lemongrass oil is a stinging astringent, and is contr-indicated as causing phytotoxicity to skin. However, it does cause the thickened outer ring of the callous to dry ...

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by al
Wed Jan 17, 2007 11:33 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5414682
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