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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)
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]
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Frankie teasingly displays her legs and parades just out of reach, forcing him to retaliate with the truth about Johnny.
While women like Pamela Anderson make no secret of their silicon augmentations and teasingly flaunt their wares, breastfeeding mothers in some states can be arrested for indecent exposure if they nurse their children in public places such as restaurants or parks.
Yet if these seductive stories make eyes at the reader, they also manage to stay teasingly just out of reach, as this typical passage perhaps suggests: "And then I fell into this state of mind which does without the justification of cause, context, in short, reason.
Donita Rose also chimed in on the comment thread and teasingly wrote, 'Not faiiiiiiir!!!' for not inviting her to come along.
But just like the festival itself, these potato temptations were crispy, fluffy and teasingly hot - and I was able to season them myself according to my own persuasion on the day.
After 17 years away it would have been nice to get a little bit more of a sense of Carrott the man as much as the teasingly ribald showman.
Genre buffs have attended countless dinner parties that wind up tilting into madness, and yet the shivers arrive early and often in "The Invitation," a teasingly effective thriller that builds a remarkable level of tension over the course of its 99-minute running time.
CASUALTY star Sunetra Sarker teasingly said Liverpool girls will adore her head-turning outfit next week as she avoided being sent home on Strictly Come Dancing.
But Real are instead prepared to wait TURN TO PAGE 57 FROM BACK PAGE until after the World Cup and Perez (above) said teasingly: "We are not thinking about a move for Aguero - at the moment.
te of (lssiN Roma gained the lead when Adem Ljajic sent a ball teasingly in front Nainggolan left), who had to slide in at full stretch to guide it past keeper Neto.
Joining their ranks are the centuries-old Tom Hiddleston and Tilda Swinton, teasingly named Adam and Eve.
We would teasingly ask her to ask Paul if he would do us a gig, she never did.