aspergill

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  • noun

Synonyms for aspergill

a short-handled device with a globe containing a sponge

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13), where the dark vase is already practically the same shape and size, and the aspergillum is included.
A recent crop of studies, including the first to describe the structures and mechanics of the glass sea sponge Euplectella aspergillum and the Toco toucan's beak, exemplify how nature finds strength in unlikely places.
She recently began investigating the silica-producing properties of Euplectella aspergillum, a deep-sea sponge that produces an intricate, cagelike glass structure (SN: 9/20/03, p.
These include bacillus, pseudomonas and aspergillums bacteria which provide phosphorous macronutrients to plants.
Construction dust may contain mold spores including Toxic Mould - Mold spores, Aspergillums and Stachybotrys Chartarum spores, which can cause harmful effects and infections in patients with weakened immune systems.