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flame

 [flām]
1. the luminous, irregular appearance usually accompanying combustion, or an appearance resembling it.
2. to render sterile by exposure to a flame.

flame

(flām)
1. the luminous, irregular appearance usually accompanying combustion, or an appearance resembling it.
2. to render an object sterile by exposure to a flame.

flame

1. the luminous, irregular appearance usually accompanying combustion, or an appearance resembling it.
2. to render sterile by exposure to a flame.

flame cell
the excretory cell in cestodes and trematodes; their number and arrangement is a basis for identification.
flame figure
in skin lesions such as insect bite reactions, eosinophilic granulomas; characterized by areas of altered collagen surrounded by eosinophils and eosinophilic cytoplasmic granules.
flame follicle
inactive hair follicles with excessive trichilemmal keratinization.
flame retardants
see fire retardant.
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Your views and skills become solidified and your view of the company will be too narrow," explains Flamer.
In addition to Flamer, full members of the council are: Sal Fateen, MHMS immediate past president; Greg Durham, Indianapolis chapter president; Peter Lauder, Los Angeles chapter president; Bob Liptrot, Boston chapter president; Lloyd Mather, Toronto chapter president, and; James Schultz, Chicagoland chapter president.
MHMS will be leaner -- in that there will be fewer officers on its board-but stronger as an organization because more of these officers will be full-time professionals working on behalf of the Society, instead of an MHMS Board of all volunteers, Flamer explains.
AS a member of the Appledore Ship Builders AC, our winner this week was out on his first trip aboard Flamer IV.
These types exist, certainly: My role in Kiss Me, Guido, Terry, was based on a sexually empowered, fabulously confident flamer I knew in New York--yet I don't want to play variations of Terry forever and ever.
ANCHORED sessions on banks and reefs seem to be producing some quality fish for Weymouth charter Flamer IV.
THIS is a very happy Trevor Pegg, who after several aborted attempts because of bad weather, was finally able to get out on board Flamer IV for some fishing.
John Billet, from Frome in Somerset, was aboard Flamer IV and landed this 15lb 9oz bull huss - a new personal best and a new record for the boat
Mark, from Gillingham in Kent, was aboard Flamer IV and using a Shakespeare 20lb class rod with a flowing trace and pennel rig with Sakuma size 6/0 and 4/0 hooks.
It was his maiden trip aboard top charter Flamer IV, and also his first ever Brill, which weighed in at 10lb
Typical small power equipment includes heaters, coolers, sorters, flamers, packaging equipment, conveyors, and lifters.
To take away the excitement of the Burnouts, Flamers, Drags, Miss NESN Pageant & Parade, and far more would not be fair to the die-hard Summer Nat's fans