CURL

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CURL

(kŭrl),
Acronym for compartment of uncoupling of receptor and ligand. Compare: recycling endosome.
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Reis and his co-authors describe the 3-D curl as a localized helix, where only a portion of the strand is curled, or a global helix, if the curliness extends the entire length up to the head.
I do think my portrait looks like me, although a few people said the artist didn't quite capture the curliness of my hair.
But see also the 1862 letter of his friend Eugene Lefebure suggesting to Mallarme, in a comic vein, the "slight opposition" in the work, as well as in the curliness of the hair, between the two poets : "J'ai remarque une ressemblance curieuse entre votre portrait et celui de Tennyson, le doux Tennyson, dont la poesie, je crois, est un peu le contraire de la votre.
He belonged to the race, which Deniker calls Ethiopian, and which is distinguished by the curliness rather than the frizziness of its hair.