fleshy


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usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it

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of or relating to or resembling flesh

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The thread-like form of the presumed red algae was discovered first, and the fleshy colony variant was discovered later by Therese Sallstedt, a doctoral student and co-author of the study, who was investigating the fossil mats of cyanobacteria the algae were embedded in.
The second component originates as fleshy fibers, medioventrally to the first component.
Pterosaurs, flying reptiles that lived at the same time as dinosaurs, had fleshy wings supported by a short bone called the pteroid bone and by a long finger bone.
Male turkeys also have a fleshy appendage which hangs down from the nose called a snood.
Pokeweed will return yearly from its massive fleshy root mass unless, for safety's sake, you dig it out before it gets any larger.
But no one had suspected that they -- or other dinosaurs, for that matter -- had fleshy structures on the tops of their heads.
But no one had suspected that they- or other dinosaurs, for that matter- had fleshy structures on the tops of their heads.
Length and maximum width of its fleshy belly and tendon were measured with the help of digital vernier caliper, thread and scale.
The tomato genome sequence provides insights into fleshy fruit evolution, which allows researchers to move at a quicker pace and plant breeders to produce new varieties with specific desired characteristics.
This week's favourites include Wirra Wirra Scrubby Rise Unwooded Chardonnay 2011, McLaren Vale, Australia (pounds 8.99, www.hailshamcellars.com), which has fleshy stone fruit flavours without the use of oak, and Vinas del Vero Chardonnay 2010, Spain (pounds 9.99, www.thewhalleywineshop.com), which has plenty of pineapple, papaya and passion fruit to perk up the palate and is great with poached salmon and new potatoes.
A An in-growing toenail is where the edges of the nail grow down into the fleshy part of the toe.
This fleshy smell of blood has made me lust for more-- In the sea of
Shake off most of the soil so that you can see sections of thick, fleshy root 2.5-5cm (1-2in) and pot up the cuttings in multi-purpose compost.
QUETTA, June 12, 2009 (Balochistan Times) -- A yellow and at the same time attractive fleshy item has invaded the City of Quetta and ensures its presence at every nook and corner.