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Now forensics researchers have found a quick method to tell apart individual lipsticks, no matter the color or brand.
If only ginger beer didn't give me wind, we'd be hard to tell apart.
Remarkably, participants could easily tell apart the losers from winners when they rated the full picture or the body alone, but they were at chance level when rating the face alone.
Detective Chief Inspector Alan Edwards, head of CID in Shropshire, said: "The suspected counterfeit coins found are very high quality and would be extremely difficult to tell apart from a genuine pounds 1 coin.
We have shown that our people can easily tell apart the desire for novelty and renewal from political provocations that have only goal in mind - to break up the Russian state and to usurp power.
According to Ahmed Mekky, Board Member and CEO of GBI, the company s capacity to connect customers to main European hubs is one of its many differentiating factors which serve to tell apart them in the market.
But while there is no shortage of balding, bespectacled middle-aged men involved in Liverpool local government, the women come in all shapes and sizes and are by and large easier to tell apart.
This volume in the Cambridge Illustrated Surgical Pathology series is devoted to a challenging and controversial area in which the gradations of normal, precancerous, and cancerous conditions are difficult to tell apart.
The result is that reality and vivid imagination are impossible to tell apart in this story of mystery and nail-biting suspense, as Kyle desperately tries to fend off his powerful persecutor.
the girls who "could be Dorothy" are impossible to tell apart.
It's a joke that fans and TV viewers should have to tolerate teams coming out in kits that are hard to tell apart.
Working exclusively from printed sources, Snow illustrates the debates in the medical and popular press which weighed the relative risks and benefits to human life of the new drugs and expressed concern that the states of life and death were impossible to tell apart once anaesthetics had rendered the body unconscious.
2 : functioning to separate or tell apart <What are the differences between soccer and football?
Goldenrod is easily recognizable, but most of its nearly 100 species are difficult to tell apart.
Though every known piece is described, she limits the illustrations, especially the many that are very difficult to tell apart from photographs or line drawings.