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fleshy

(flesh´e)
1. pertaining to or resembling flesh.
2. characterized by abundant flesh.
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The court heard that a fleshy substance dropped onto her plate which she said appeared to be part of a mouse or a human finger.
Looking at Schor's own work, including Slit of Paint, 1994, a detail of which appears on the cover, I'm not sure how much she even does; its semicolon in fleshy labia suggest a complex and hot relation of language, body, and material.
The marine snail Aplysia demonstrates sensitazation in the reflex that withdraws its gill and siphon, a small fleshy spout above the gill, when the siphon is touched.
Unique among our garden sages, Salvia uglinosa propagates itself by means of rhizomes, fleshy underground bulblike structures.
Calla lilies spread quickly by means of fleshy underground stems known as rhizomes.
This is why a fleshy knee, a roll of abdomen, a knot of brow, or countless details of textured fabric, all visible in Benefits Supervisor Sleeping, 1995, can each suspend the viewer's attention, keeping the eye from slipping into banalities of total design.
Protruding from each of the newly discovered dinosaur's wrists was a pterosaur-like, rod-shaped bone that may have attached to a fleshy wing that helped the dinosaur glide or fly, researchers report online April 29 in Nature.
Each muscle consists of a string of four fleshy muscular bodies connected by bands of tendon.
The fleshy growth on a turkey's neck is called a wattle.
It bears a heavy crop of green to reddish-purple to black fleshy berries in fall.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A rare, mummified specimen of the duck-billed dinosaur Edmontosauraus regalis described in the Cell Press journal Current Biology on December 12 showed for the first time that those dinosaurs' heads were adorned with a fleshy comb, most similar to the roosters' red crest.
13 ( ANI ): A rare, mummified specimen of the duck-billed dinosaur, Edmontosauraus regalis, has shown for the first time that those dinosaurs' heads were adorned with a fleshy comb, most similar to the roosters' red crest.