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Synonyms for hair

let your hair down

make someone's hair stand on end

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not turn a hair

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  • remain calm
  • keep your cool
  • not bat an eyelid
  • keep your hair on

Synonyms for hair

Synonyms for hair

filamentous hairlike growth on a plant

any of the cylindrical filaments characteristically growing from the epidermis of a mammal

cloth woven from horsehair or camelhair

a filamentous projection or process on an organism

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In the inner ear, specialized sensors called auditory hair cells are vital to the ability to hear.
Three days later, microscopic photos of the animals' inner ears confirmed that the drugs had destroyed all the auditory hair cells, leaving the animals profoundly deaf.
Kil states "We are very unique, no one else including academic/university scientists has the technology to regenerate auditory hair cells in mammals.
Ervasti and Perrin tested the idea that two closely linked proteins have separate, but important, roles in hearing by knocking out each gene in mouse auditory hair cells.
Therefore, we undertook an in vitro experiment to determine if resveratrol is able to exert some protective influence against gentamicin-induced damage to and death of auditory hair cells.
173) Methionine can also provide protection against the ototoxic effects of cisplatin; D-methionine suppresses cisplatin-induced damage to auditory hair cells in organotypic cultures.