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tease

 [tēz]
to pull apart gently with fine needles to permit microscopic examination.

tease

(tēz),
To separate the structural parts of a tissue by means of a needle, in order to prepare it for microscopic examination.
[A. S. taesan]

tease

(tēz) to pull apart gently with fine needles to permit microscopic examination.

tease

(tēz)
v.
To separate the structural parts of a tissue, as with a needle, in order to prepare it for microscopic examination.

tease

(tēz)
To separate the structural parts of a tissue by means of a needle, to prepare it for microscopic examination.
[A. S. taesan]

tease

1. to pull apart gently with fine needles to permit microscopic examination.
2. to tantalize, e.g. sexually by parading a male in front of a female, or the opposite, in the mating capacity test.
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Through discussions, parents can model that the home is a safe environment for talking about teasing and feelings about being teased, and help to expose the often hidden culture of childhood teasing.
The student had been persistently teased about his severe acne (Sand, 2003).
We don't want kids to come to the adult staff at every turn when they feel teased or picked on because that undermines their own abilities to manage in social situations.
Overall, 23% of the girls reported that a parent teased them about their appearance, and 12% reported parental teasing about being overweight.
being bullied or teased makes girls feel unsafe emotionally, negatively impacting the overall quality of their lives.
Those people who are teased will remember their bullies forever.
For example, in a study of teasing between romantic partners, men and women teased one another in similar ways, but women found that being the target of teasing was much more aversive (Keltner, Young, Heerey, Oeming, & Monarch, 1998).
He teased his daughter over the years to an extent the teasing became a torment.
All clinicians should "ask children open-ended questions about how school is going, as well as direct questions about whether they are being teased," continues Ms.
The article in the Edmonton Journal two days later explained how other students reported that he had been teased throughout Grade 10 the year before.
SOME eating disorders may be traced to sufferers being teased about their appearance when they reach puberty, researchers said today.