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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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Part of what makes the Green one of the West's best trout rivers is the ``selective withdrawal structures'' that were fitted to Flaming Gorge Dam.
40 east out of Salt Lake to Flaming Gorge via Vernal, Utah, but you'll encounter some steep climbs and many switchbacks on this route, but it is scenic.
Camping: There are many campgrounds in the Flaming Gorge Recreational area for RV's and tent/car campers.
On crime issues, Flaming suggests the city to step up its bicycle patrol to include business districts.
Flaming calls for expanding grass-roots programs such as Neighborhood Watch and the volunteer patrols.
On recreation, Flaming said the city needs to establish a teen center, perhaps through a partnership between the city and the school districts or churches.