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envelope

 [en´vĕ-lōp]
1. an encompassing structure or membrane.
2. in virology, the outer lipoprotein coat of a large virus, surrounding the capsid and usually furnished, at least partially, by the host cell. Called also peplos.
3. in bacteriology, the cell wall and the plasma membrane considered together.
nuclear envelope the condensed double layer of lipids and proteins enclosing the cell nucleus and separating it from the cytoplasm; its two concentric membranes, inner and outer, are separated by a perinuclear space.

pep·los

(pep'lōs),
The coat or envelope of lipoprotein material that surrounds certain virions.
[G. an outer garment worn by women]

peplos

/pep·los/ (pep´lohs) envelope (2).

peplos

[pep′los]
a lipoprotein coat that may surround a virion.

pep·los

(pep'lōs)
The coat or envelope of lipoprotein material that surrounds certain virions.
[G. an outer garment worn by women]

peplos

the lipoprotein envelope of some types of virions.
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Lanvin created striking pencil skirts and dresses with peplum detail in bright, block colours.
Here's my pick from the high street: 1: Great value, this daisy print peplum top is just pounds 7 from Primark.
Later in the '40s, a new structured peplum dress fit for the sophisticated soirees of the time became fashionable and was updated again with neon notes and retro detailing in the '80s.
Stacey's verdict 8/10 Primark Red peplum dress: PS13 Black box clutch: PS16.
Team it with a peplum top and accentuate your waist with a belt to sit over your outfit.
Peplums have been a big trend this spring and summer and they look set to continue through autumn/winter and well into next year.
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Following the catwalk trends, clever Kelly has incorporated animal print, lace and the must-have peplum - and they're all affordable.
You don't have to go full pelt for a peplum, even subtle skirted detailing will do the trick.