CURL


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CURL

(kŭrl),
Acronym for compartment of uncoupling of receptor and ligand. Compare: recycling endosome.
References in classic literature ?
Judy says it is great stuff--your hair will keep in curl for days, no matter how damp the weather is.
Bullfrog," repeated she, "you must not disarrange my curls."
His attention became, by degrees, quite centred in the study of her thick silky curls: her face he couldn't see, and she couldn't see him.
It's those that I'm talking about--those darling little black curls. Oh, Aunt Polly, they're so pretty!"
For a time Jerry tried to stand the watch with Skipper, but he soon curled up and dozed off, partly on the deck and partly on Skipper's bare feet.
Tulliver had to look on with a silent pang while Lucy's blond curls were adjusted.
"Julia's hair curls naturally," returned Miss Temple, still more quietly.
Think you, by rending curls away, To make your difficulties less?
I killed him, and curled him up on the foot of Jim's blanket, ever so natural, thinking there'd be some fun when Jim found him there.
IN THE WINTERTIME, a Dog curled up in as small a space as possible on account of the cold, determined to make himself a house.
'I declare I'll make Jip bite you!' said Dora, shaking her curls,
The squabbling and bickering among the dogs had long since died down, and the weary animals were curled in the snow, each with his feet and nose bunched together and covered by his wolf's brush of a tail.