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CURL

(kŭrl),
Acronym for compartment of uncoupling of receptor and ligand. Compare: recycling endosome.
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The young man lay sleeping, silent alone Curled up on the floor in this one-bedroomed home The face was so gentle, the room in disorder Not how I pictured a lone British soldier.
His wife picked him up and, in moments, he was curled up in the back seat of their car, wailing like a baby.
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