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glue

Vox populi A substance used to join one material to another. See Fibrin glue, Krazy glue, Superglue.
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His 15-length romp in the gluelike conditions was Twist Magic's second win in the race after his 2007 heroics and the champion trainer's fifth consecutive success.
The silkworm encases its two main silk proteins in a coat of sericin, a gluelike protein that seals the cocoon together, when used as sutures or for other medical applications, this sericin glue can provoke an immune response in people and therefore must be coated over or removed.
Peel Stop is a clear, thin coating that slides into every crack and crevice, forming a continuous, highly flexible, gluelike seal.
Although this technique is very effective, it is messy and may require several shampoos to rid the hair of the gluelike feel of the jelly.