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tug

, tugging (tŭg, tŭg'ing),
A pulling or dragging movement or sensation.

tug

Etymology: ME, toggen, to pull
a dragging or hauling movement or sensation.

ASPSCR1

A gene on chromosome 17q25.3 that encodes a ubiquitous tethering protein highly expressed in the testes, heart, skeletal muscle and pancreas; it sequesters GLUT4-containing vesicles in the cytoplasm in absence of insulin.

Molecular pathology
ASPSCR1 is fused with transcription factor TFE3 in alveolar soft part sarcomas and renal cell carcinomas.

tug

, tugging (tŭg, tŭg'ing)
A pulling or dragging movement or sensation.
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He said the tugboat came from Cagayan de Oro to deliver scrap metal in Mandaue City.
The tugboat will be built as an element of "ISHIN NEXT - MOL SMART SHIP PROJECT", and knowledge and expertise gained through the tugboat's development and operation will be fed back to various types of LNG-fueled ships including the environment-friendly ferry (ISHIN-II).
For more than 130 years, Moran Towing Corporation's fleet of tugboats had been recognized for the signature white "M" painted on their stacks.
The tugboat, ordered by the Turkmen State Service of Maritime and River Transport.
It is already the fourth tugboat delivered in the second half of this year to Turkmenbashi international seaport.
The court decided that those new-fangled radios were inexpensive and easily available, so as technology marched forward, the tugboat industry was required to march along with it.
With the help of the job bidding module from the software development specialists at Tugboat Software, companies can project their staffing level plans and automate employee response.
Country: USASector: IT/Online ServicesTarget: Koozoo IncBuyer: New Enterprise Associates Inc , Michael Covarrubias, Tugboat Ventures, Dave MoellenhoffType: VCStatus: ClosedComment: Deal size refers to combined investment.
e amends way ea Tugboat impressed at the Galway Festival when beating Letherbelucky and Whispering Hills in a two-and-a-half mile novice hurdle.
40am from a tugboat around six miles off the French coast.
The man, who last night had not been named but is from Derby, is unaccounted for after his tugboat got into trouble on Monday morning in the area of the Bay of Biscay.
CAIRO: Three people were killed and a dozen others injured when a tugboat engine exploded in Egypt's Suez Canal on Monday, security officials said.