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be torn

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rip something or someone apart

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to separate or pull apart by force

rip into: to criticize harshly and devastatingly

rip off: to take (another's property) without permission

rip off: to exploit (another) by charging too much for something

a hole made by tearing

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a dissolute man in fashionable society

an opening made forcibly as by pulling apart

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a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current

the act of rending or ripping or splitting something

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tear or be torn violently

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move precipitously or violently

cut (wood) along the grain

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criticize or abuse strongly and violently

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Furthermore, mistletoe lectin I, belonging to the ribosome-inactivating protein (RIP II) family was reported to exert potent immunomodulating and cytotoxic effects, and it triggered a receptor-independent mitochondria-controlled apoptotic pathway (Bantel et al.
Belgium) has patented purified and isolated polynucleotides encoding Type I ribosome-inactivating proteins (RIPs) and analogs of the RIPs having a cysteine available for disulfide bonding to targeting molecules.
But Flores and his colleagues have now created hairy roots from the Chinese cucumber that produce good yields of much bigger molecules: ribosome-inactivating proteins that other scientist have demonstrated will inhibit replication of the HIV virus in laboratory tests.
For example, type 2 ribosome-inactivating proteins (RIPs) trigger the catalytic inactivation of ribosomes.