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Chief or principal; in embryology, relating to the main venous drainage.
[L. cardinalis, principal]
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A gene on chromosome 19q13.33 that encodes a protein involved in apoptosis which is highly expressed in the lung, ovary, testis and placenta. CARD8 inhibits NF-kappa-B activation and regulates cell responses controlled by NF-kappa-B transcription factor. It may be part of the inflammasome, a protein complex that activates proinflammatory caspases.
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6, "a big round table with cardinal red cushions" downstairs that Ratzinger liked to reserve, said restaurant owner Manuela Macher, whose mother is Austrian and father is Roman.
KEY COLOURS: Khaki is the key colour here, accented with a flash of cardinal red. Navy, black, air-force blue and gunmetal grey also feature along with antiqued gold.
He also recently sold the princess's cherished cardinal red Silver Wraith Rolls Royce, which she had owned for 22 years, netting pounds 20,000.
At Kelly's on Saturday they will be supported by Cardinal Red.
The front-wheel drive scooter has a folding, tubular frame with solid steel construction, and comes in cardinal red or ocean blue, with a gray, molded foot rest and seat.
Though the franchise is in Missouri, the Cardinals' home field is just a couple of Paul Goldschmidt moonshots from the Illinois border where you are far more likely to find Illinoisans sporting Cardinal red than Cubby blue or whatever color the White Sox are wearing these days.
Samsung is now selling the Galaxy S10 and S10 Plus in a striking new color -- cardinal red. A report further claimed that in the near future, the cheaper Galaxy S10e will also come in the new color as well.
It included a trim, athletic guard wearing a cardinal red blazer and bow tie.
Still, the sight of Cardinal red is bound to stir some strong feelings.
The automaker will be launching the vehicle with a two-year warranty, and one-year roadside assistance, in Candy Cardinal Red and Pearl Nebular Black colours.
Death Is Inevitable, 2008--a flat composition of cardinal red, fringelike (or tonguelike) concentric squares licking inward toward a blank, stark white ground--also hung in the main gallery, further emphasizing Kusama's practiced attention to negative space.