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Synonyms for bristle

stand up

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be angry

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abound

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to be abundantly filled or richly supplied

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a stiff fiber (coarse hair or filament)

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a stiff hair

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be in a state of movement or action

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rise up as in fear

have or be thickly covered with or as if with bristles

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react in an offended or angry manner

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BABOONS at a British zoo have been observed flossing their teeth with broom bristles and their own hairs.
* Casabella introduced replaceable broom bristles on its Ergo Broom Plus.
A dictionary definition includes: "A collection of fibres or bristles held in a handle or other device." That's a physical description, but it doesn't explain the concept of a brush.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the bacterial contamination of charcoal bristles compared to non-charcoal bristles in used toothbrushes.
The deformation of the elastic bristle was separated into two phases at any interval [DELTA]t [10,12].
The motility of the bristles and bristle groups raises still more questions.
Bristle Ridge is DMCI Homes' second project in the City of Pines.
This is great value, but unlike many budget brushes, they won't let you down by shedding lots of bristles. The synthetic bristles work really well with water-based paints, and the set includes brushes of four different sizes.
Bristle Falls is a small single family community located in the Northwest and will be home to 60 residents.
The head of the toothbrush should be small and the bristles should be short.
A recent systematic review focused on specific variables associated with tooth brushing such as pressure, time spent brushing, bristle type (stiffness and end-shape), filament characteristics, or the use of a dentifrice [13].
Various studies have examined TB bristles in regards to bristle end-rounding, methods for predicting the quality of nylon 612 filament for use as a bristle material, (20) filament round-ending quality in electric toothbrushes (21) and comparisons of the end-rounding of nylon bristles in commercial toothbrushes.
The standard terminology (McAlpine 1981) is followed, with older terminology in brackets: frons (postfrons), face (prefrons), parafacial (paraprefrontal area), facial ridge (prefrontal ridge), frontogenal suture (prefrontal-genal suture), postocellar bristles (postvertical bristles), anepisternum (mesopleuron), katepisternum (sternopleuron), postpronotal lobe (humeral callus), posthumeral bristle (presutural bristle), [R.sub.1] (Vein 1), [R.sub.2+3] (Vein 2), [R.sub.4+5] (Vein 3), [M.sub.1+2] (Vein 4), CuA+1A (Vein 6), r-m (anterior crossvein), dm-cu (posterior crossvein).
Laparotomy was performed to remove the foreign body, which appeared to be a wire bristle from a grill-cleaning brush.
According to the differences of non-smooth structure, the biological non-smooth surface morphology can be divided into scale type, pit type, bump type, ripple type, and bristle type and so on (Ren Luquan et al.,2002).The effect of biological non-smooth surface mainly embody the characteristics of the drag reduction and wear resistance.