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sharkskin

A condition seen in pellagra (nicotinic acid deficiency) in which openings of sebaceous glands become plugged with a dry yellowish material.
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On the basis of the literature, it is known that an increase in the characteristic relaxation time leads to intensifying the tendency for melt fracture occurrence, hence even small local modification of the fluid rheology directly correspond to a respective increase in the critical output rate before the onset of the sharkskin instability [29, 55-57].
My cousin left it to my imagination to figure out where "the man in the white sharkskin suit"--a description of him that I made the title of my first book--went every night.
A slew of grays are among the Benjamin Moore color suggestions for 2012 including Stardust 2108-40, Nimbus Gray 2131-50, Sharkskin 2139-30, Storm Cloud Gray 2140-30 and Revere Pewter HC-172.
In her best-selling memoir, The Man in the White Sharkskin Suit, journalist Lucette Lagnado brought to life the multiethnic metropolis of Cairo in the 1940s and 1950s.
The Rat Pack dressed sharply in Sharkskin suits, partied prodigiously, reportedly forged dangerous liaisons with underworld figures and became heavily involved in politics, particularly at the time of the nail-biting 1960 presidential election when their support probably swung undecided voters behind Kennedy against Nixon.
A grey Prince of Wales check, navy micro dot and also black and grey sharkskin are all available on a fashionable tailored fit.
The four single breasted, two button suits arrive in a black tailored, a grey sharkskin, a black narrow pinstripe, and a grey herringbone.
There are hordes of young men in sharkskin suits and skinny ties, eyes out on stalks, bevvies of young women in thin dresses, nipples out on stalks.
When searching for a way to keep barnacles from sticking to ship hulls, Tony Brennan, a biomedical engineer at the University of Florida, looked to sharkskin that fends off microbes naturally.
Arguably the biggest departure from smooth fly lines is SA's Sharkskin line.
Imitation sharkskin brings to mind cowboy boots, gaudy belts and flashy wallets.