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Boll

(bōl),
Franz C., German histologist and physiologist, 1849-1879. See: Boll cells.

BOLL

A gene on chromosome 2q33 that encodes a putative RNA-binding protein which may be required during spermatogenesis. BOLL is thought to act by binding to the 3'-UTR of mRNAs and regulating translation; it is testis-specific and interacts with DAZ1 and DAZL.
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Groomsmen wore cotton boutonnieres and blue cotton boll bowties from Southern Proper, given to them by the groom.
Bolls found that respondents identified as reward seekers were much more likely to engage with news websites as well as more likely to use mobile devices such as smart phones and tablets to consume news.
Bolls is a leading expert in applying biometric measures to obtain data on how the brain processes media content.
The leaf discs, the sections of the carpel wall of bolls and bracts, and the entire squares were placed equidistant on damp filter paper in a 9 cm-diameter petri dish (2.
hyalinipennis collected during this survey were found in the bolls of the cotton plants.
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My caterpillar wasn't hurtin' nothin'," Tessie whispered, yanking the cotton from the bolls and stuffing it angrily into the sack.
The increase in the number of cotton bolls is compared to the grower's normal practice of spraying the plants with the growth regulator without fertilizer.
In winter season, pink bollworm resides inside the middle of two seeds joined with each other, inside open bolls in the field after picking or in the trash lying at ginning factories, according to a release issued by media liaison unit of Punjab Agriculture department on Monday.
In a press statement issued here Monday, Kahlon said that application of water after Oct 10 can trigger new soprouting which may invite pest attack besides slowing down the nurturing of existing cotton bolls.
There could be contact between the engine Tan clutch bolls and the A/C V-bell pulley.
The Company also announced the promotion of David Bolls to Executive Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs from Senior Vice President and, additionally, his promotion to Deputy General Counsel from Assistant General Counsel, effective immediately.