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ghost

(gōst),
A hemoglobin-depleted erythrocyte that has also lost most, if not all, of its internal proteins.

ghost

(gōst)
n.
Physiology A red blood cell having no hemoglobin.
Drug slang A regional term for LSD
Haematology Ghost cell The pale membrane of an haemoglobin-depleted red cell, which is virtually identical to all other cell membranes, and is thus used to study cell membrane structure and function
Medical journalism A person involved in research or in writing a paper who doesn’t receive proper credit or acknowledgement in any form
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"You could pay for LaRae's buryin expense that's what, since it was your haints that killed her."
How do you think it might feel for a haint from the rural past to be wandering the urban technological jungle?
Sethe and her "haint," Beloved, are the knot at the center of the story.
The same is true for his ghost stories, or "haint" tales, which seem so real, a listener can almost feel the hair rising on the back of the neck.
Y posibilrwydd yw y gallant ddod a haint i`r wlad!!
A chawn gwrdd ag Owi sy'n haemoffiliag ac yn poeni am haint ar ei frest.
Gofalwch fod y petha dal bwyd adar yn ln rhag lledaenu haint i'r adar, ond does dim rhaid i chi fynd i wario symiau anferthol o bres.
Declares Davis, " 'Ef they haint' got an overseer, I'm goin' to ply fer the job; ...
Ester Drang; Infinite Keys/ Mouse on Mars; Glam/ Califone; Quiksand-Cradlesnakes/ Eisley; Laughing City/ Kaito; Band Red/ Damien Jurado; Where Shall You Take Me/ Th' Haint; s-t/ Howe Gelb; The Listened The Orphans; Live at KUCI
I tell you Rogers haint got anything to complain of, and that's what I told you from the start.
Ceir un nodwr wedi ei osod dros ddwy ffos lle claddwyd 90 o bobl y dref mewn un bedd mawr yn 1918 a fu farw mewn haint o'r ffliw a laddodd 10 y cant o boblogaeth y dref.
Mae'r gaeaf yn adeg brysur iawn i'r nyrsys ar Ward Dewi, Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor, ac mae Gwion yn ol yn yr ysbyty gyda haint ar y frest.