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bighead

a general swelling of the head.

equine bighead
ovine bighead
a form of malignant edema due to Clostridium novyi in rams, usually the result of fighting. Called also swelled head.
yellow bighead
a syndrome of photosensitive dermatitis, causing edema of the ears and face, and a concurrent jaundice in sheep. Usually found in association with poisoning with millet or other Panicum spp. grasses, or Tribulus terrestris; called also geeldikkop, dikoor.
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For Cranfield, the experience of working with bigHead and their partners helps highlight the real-world challenges that arise from joining of composite materials either to themselves or other materials, in mass-market applications.
But fences and netting raise their own concerns about whether young silver or bighead can pass undeterred through the barriers.
One bighead captured in the Tennessee River topped the scale at 94 pounds.
Bighead asked how many people in the class had not had the opportunity to preach.
Asian carp, which include bighead carp and silver carp, are thought to have escaped from U.
The culprits are two species of Asian carp -- bighead and silver.
Andy McCloud's Gentlemen of Jazz: Blues for Bighead (Mapleshade 07832)
Among the other unusual sections is a 36-foot frozen food case for Japanese dumplings, lotus paste buns and a selection of Japanese and Korean ice cream and novelties; 34 linear feet for ginseng root; more than 100 feet of service and self-serve meats with signs in English and Japanese; 132 linear feet of tanks for live fish and shellfish, including Dungeness crabs, lobsters, striped bass shrimp, carp, catfish and bighead.
In fact Adam's Active Autowrecking might more aptly have been named Sandra's Super Autowrecking, but the owner, Sandra Bighead, wanted to be first in the phone book.
Early market studies indicate that a particular Chinese carp called the bighead carp is readily accepted for its taste, but it's too bony to eat fresh," says Freeman, who is in the ARS Aquaculture Systems Research Unit at Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
If invasive bighead carp and silver carp spread into Lake Michigan, there would be enough food available for these particular species of Asian carp to survive, according to a new study by the U.