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1. Consisting of strings, or small threads; fibrous; filamentous; as, a stringy root.

2. Capable of being drawn into a string, as a glutinous substance; ropy; viscid; gluely.

(Science: botany) Stringy bark, a name given in australia to several trees of the genus eucalyptus (as E. Amygdalina, obliqua, capitellata, macrorhyncha, piperita, pilularis, and tetradonta), which have a fibrous bark used by the aborigines for making cordage and cloth.

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Diet Of Laying Birds

What is wheat offal? If its another way of saying bran, then it's good if you don't feed your birds plenty of stringy greens. I wouldn't want to use palm oil because its damaging to the environment, and I wouldn't want to use bonemeal because it carries mad cow disease, and other ...

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by animartco
Sun Mar 04, 2012 12:52 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Diet Of Laying Birds
Replies: 13
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What is this? Is it some type of egg sack?

... the thing home and sliced it open with a shovel. Inside was a clear jelly like substance with these striations. It almost seems fibrous, but in a stringy jello kind of way. There doesn't seem to be any eggs or larvae in the sack, just these fibers that cling to the tree branch it has adhered itself ...

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by JonDunno
Mon Dec 05, 2011 6:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is this? Is it some type of egg sack?
Replies: 1
Views: 1922

Re: fiber/hair moving thru water

... and said I didn't even have a speck of dandruff. I've been using a nit comb for a few weeks and continually comb out wads of white stuff that look stringy -- even after I've showered. I've been putting the white stuff I comb out of my hair in plastic bags and I want someone to examine them, but ...

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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: 18397

Re: Morgellons chemistry question

... of the red wine. http://khymos.org/wine.php What i don't get is this: The precipitate in the photo doesnt even look remotely close to the dark stringy mass I produce with or without the peroxide. So if tannin creates the precipitate shown in the link above we can rule it out. So far scientific?

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by HarrisonBergeron1
Wed Oct 07, 2009 3:23 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Morgellons chemistry question
Replies: 7
Views: 9414

The Fiber Disease

... she felt it move out of her jaw. Next she felt something gagging in her throat, gargled deeply with strong salt water, then coughed up lots of stringy material, some looking like clear worms, and one very long gel-like casing. She took it to her dr. and of course, it tested "negative" ...

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by nettimo
Fri Oct 27, 2006 9:08 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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