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coat

 [kōt]
1. a membrane or other structure covering or lining a part or organ; in anatomic nomenclature called tunica.
2. the layer or layers of protective protein surrounding the nucleic acid in a virus. See also capsid.
buffy coat the thin yellowish layer of leukocytes overlying the packed erythrocytes in centrifuged blood.

coat

(kōt),
1. The outer covering or envelope of an organ or part.
2. One of the layers of membranous or other tissues forming the wall of a canal or hollow organ.

coat

(kōt)
n.
A natural outer covering, such as the fur of an animal or the enveloping layer of an organ.

coat′ed adj.

coat

(kōt)
1. The outer covering or envelope of an organ or part.
2. One of the layers of membranous or other tissues forming the wall of a canal or hollow organ.
See: tunic

coat

(kōt)
1. The outer covering or envelope of an organ or part.
2. One of the layers of membranous or other tissues forming the wall of a canal.
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The Lord Lyon, accompanied by the Unicorn Pursuivant of Arms, Liam Devlin, formally presented the coat of arms to the diocese at the ceremony which was led by the Bishop of Galloway, the Rt Rev William Nolan, accompanied by the Canons of the Cathedral Chapter and priests of the diocese.
"Finally, let me just clarify, a picture of us both with the coat of arms is most definitely a non-profitable event.
Liverpool continued to use the city's Coat of Arms on its match programmes from September 1935, the first season after Everton and Liverpool stopped sharing the programme.
Archways and columns encircle the hall, and it is above these archways that we find carvings of the coats of arms of all of the provinces and territories, as well as the Canadian coat of arms. In 1999, the coat of arms of the territory of Nunavut was added above the entrance on the south side of the rotunda where a second Canadian of arms had been located.
Police at the scene of the shooting in Coat Of Arms Bridge Road
The Lyon King of Arms Act 1592 states a coat of arms is reserved for people considered to be noble.
People do not need a new coat of arms, they need food."
The new proposal on the state coat of arms has a big chance to end up as the proposal on "defenders" did, which hasn't been adopted since the last Parliament structure.
BDI leader Ali Ahmeti is said to have faced fierce reactions and disagreement at the meeting of the central presidency at which the party leaders' decision to accept the proposal of a new coat of arms depicting a red lion against a yellow shield was debated.
Changing the national coat of arms will entail changes to the Constitution, which may trigger new divisions not solely among political parties but among ordinary citizens as well.
Branko Gerovski in Sloboden Pecat comments that he doesn't understand the excitement for the proposal of the new coat of arms because the public should know by now that if Gruevski intends something, he will make it happen and the second important thing is that when the would government change--many of the current decisions adopted in this regime will be voided.