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absence of roughness.

smooth Darling pea
swainsonagalegifolia.
smooth endoplasmic reticulum
see endoplasmic reticulum.
smooth gousiektebossie
[Af.] pachystigmathamnus.
smooth mouth
said of a horse's dentition when the molars are worn so that dentine and enamel are evenly worn and the tables are completely smooth and have lost their triturating capacity.
smooth rice-flower
pimeleaglauca.
smooth senna
sennafloribunda.
smooth tongue
a congenital defect in cattle characterized by the absence of papillae on the dorsum of the tongue, hypersalivation, poor haircoat and illthrift. Called also epitheliogenesis imperfecta lingua bovis.
smooth witch grass
panicumdichotomiflorum.
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Specifically, spermine, an anti-oxidant found in semen that's said to get rid of wrinkles and smoothen out the skin.
President of PT Fonterra Brands Indonesia Yon Handoyo said the Indonesia unit of Fonterra is looking for a partner among the local milk producers to smoothen the investment plan.
The conference was organised by the Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association to smoothen the differences that the stakeholders had developed during 2010 when the value added exporters forced the government to first slap a quota restriction and then a complete ban on yarn exports.
The two sides are expected to discuss measures to liberalize and smoothen bilateral trade and to reinforce economic cooperation with a view to concluding the Japan-Singapore Economic Agreement for a New Age Partnership by the end of the year, the ministry said.
The key question for Wangner was to find a way to smoothen the fabric surface, and thereby improve its sheet formation functionality, without damaging the fabric.
It is also said to to smoothen aging signs on the face.
The immediate priority is for both countries to smoothen the sticking points of stalled accords and get quickly down to business to make up for lost time.
Manama, Jun 24 (BNA) -- New land has been allocated and measures are in place to smoothen truck traffic along the King Fahad Causeway -- connecting Bahrain with Saudi Arabia, said the Spokesperson for the government and the Minister of State for Information Affairs Authority, Sameera Rajab, at the press conference on the weekly cabinet session.
It is believed that the talks began with team director Andy Flower to smoothen Pietersen's path back following a summer of discontent, which led to him being dropped following his texts to South African players.
Many telecom players have been under financial stress, so there was a demand to smoothen out the M&A procedure," said Jagannadham Thunuguntla, strategist at SMC Global Securities in New Delhi.
It is only fast rail based commuting systems that smoothen traffic in big cities, added one senior engineer.
The group has been asked to review the existing policy on foreign portfolio inflows and suggest steps to smoothen foreign investment inflows into the country, a senior official said.