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CURL

(kŭrl),
Acronym for compartment of uncoupling of receptor and ligand. Compare: recycling endosome.
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I'll leave my hair in the papers till tomorrow evening, and then I'll have beautiful curls.
fine girls of sixteen and seventeen) had grey beaver hats, then in fashion, shaded with ostrich plumes, and from under the brim of this graceful head-dress fell a profusion of light tresses, elaborately curled; the elder lady was enveloped in a costly velvet shawl, trimmed with ermine, and she wore a false front of French curls.
Bullfrog," repeated she, "you must not disarrange my curls.
And, perhaps, not quite awake to what he did, but attracted like a child to a candle, at last he proceeded from staring to touching; he put out his hand and stroked one curl, as gently as if it were a bird.
It's those that I'm talking about--those darling little black curls.
But Skipper did not awake and a fine spray of rain, almost as thin as mist, made Jerry curl up and press closely into the angle formed by Skipper's head and shoulder.
Tulliver's bunches of blond curls, separated from each other by a due wave of smoothness on each side of the parting.
But I haven't got any strength at all,' said Dora, shaking her curls.
Then drawing his child on his knee, he gazed intently on his glorious dark eyes, and passed his hands through his long curls.
A long scar ran across one cheek and drew the corner of his mouth up in a sinister curl.
And that one wee curl, always looking as if it were going to drop, but never dropping, is delicious.
He had certainly seen everything and with each curl of his lip, he declared that it amounted to nothing.