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drumstick

/drum·stick/ (-stik) a nuclear lobule attached by a slender strand to the nucleus of some polymorphonuclear leukocytes of normal females but not of normal males.

drumstick

a spherical shape with a single, long extension or conversely, a long stick with a knob on the end.

drumstick lobe
a lobe attached by a thin strand of nuclear membrane to the nucleus of a varying percentage of neutrophils in females. Contains the Barr body. Called also sex bud.
drumstick spore
the characteristic spherical, terminal spore of Clostridium tetani.
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Average number of true drumsticks (Form A) seen in polymorphs among female was 5.
The Lattjo drumstick set includes two solid birch drumsticks, two brushes and two mallet-type drumsticks with black rubber balls on the ends.
3 When the drumsticks have marinaded, in a separate bowl, mix together the flour and ground ginger, then season with salt and pepper.
A drumstick has a configuration that gives it a response on the cymbals and on the drums," he said in an interview for the Messe Frankfurt trade fair.
Females with an isochromosome of the long arms of the X chromosome have larger and more frequent drumsticks, whereas females with deletions from the X chromosome have smaller drumsticks (1), (15).
The scientists found that titanium dioxide improved the whiteness of the drumstick gel samples by increasing L* color values.
the world's largest manufacturer of strings for musical instruments as well as numerous other musical accessories, has aqcuired Pro-Mark Corporation, manufacturer of drumsticks, brushes, mallets and other percussion accessories.
The drumsticks occur in the nuclei of polymorphonuclear neutrophils (Davidson and Smith, 1954).
Season 12 drumsticks and bake in a hot oven for 30 minutes.
Amazed that he asked and didn't just take them (like everybody else), the drum tech gave him the drumsticks and let him sit down at Peart's drum set.
Put a frying pan on a medium heat and cook the drumsticks on both sides, keep turning them over until browned, about 8 minutes.