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smooth

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.
References in classic literature ?
He laughed at his bronzed face in the glass at the thought that it was once as white as the underside of his arm; nor did he dream that in the world there were few pale spirits of women who could boast fairer or smoother skins than he - fairer than where he had escaped the ravages of the sun.
As the bight at Turner's Shipyard opened out, Charley edged into it to get the smoother water.
A lake like this is never smoother than at such a time; and the clear portion of the air above it being, shallow and darkened by clouds, the water, full of light and reflections, becomes a lower heaven itself so much the more important.
I know nothing about you - I speak of those I do know - and when I see the whole race of mankind (with a few rare exceptions) stumbling and blundering along the path of life, sinking into every pitfall, and breaking their shins over every impediment that lies in their way, shall I not use all the means in my power to insure for him a smoother and a safer passage?
His complexion, for instance, has a singular sallow-fairness, so much at variance with the dark-brown colour of his hair, that I suspect the hair of being a wig, and his face, closely shaven all over, is smoother and freer from all marks and wrinkles than mine, though
A soft air stirred the leaves of the fresh green trees, and passed like a smooth shadow over the river, and like a smoother shadow over the yielding grass.
But there was the sun shining and there were the birds singing, as the sun only shines and the birds only sing on holidays and half-holidays; there were the trees waving to all free boys to climb and nestle among their leafy branches; the hay, entreating them to come and scatter it to the pure air; the green corn, gently beckoning towards wood and stream; the smooth ground, rendered smoother still by blending lights and shadows, inviting to runs and leaps, and long walks God knows whither.
And its being worn really is an improvement, it's softer, smoother.
Gently drape the smoother over the rim while the wheel is slowly turning to smooth and round the rim (photo 2).
Containing Iris Florentina Root Extract, known for its deeply nourishing and anti-aging benefits to skin, you simply smooth it over your face nd neck morning and night, after cleansing but before your moisturiser for smoother more refinied skin.
While this is still soft, place a large piece of rolled-out fondant on top of the cake and use the Flat Edge Smoother to smooth it down the sides, to avoid leaving fingerprints.
18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Results from a Descriptive Panel conducted by the Ohio State University Sensory Science Group showed that iCoffee's patent-pending SpinBrew(TM) spinning needle with jets brews coffee that tastes smoother with a more pleasant aftertaste and aroma than Keurig*.