remora


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Synonyms for remora

marine fishes with a flattened elongated body and a sucking disk on the head for attaching to large fish or moving objects

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Rather, Horn gives Remora a strong suggestion that he steer the nature of religion in New Viron in another direction.
Due to its flexibility, the Remora required no breaking in.
Lucy Remora also hears about Duke's escape and panics, running away from protective custody to escape what she knows will be certain death from Markinson's gun.
Most sea creatures and all beach-goers flee the shark, but the remora heads right for it, affixes itself to the skin of the shark and goes along for the ride, for protection and for the scraps of food come its way during the feeding frenzy.
An extra remora fish on the side of the front shark 6.
Evidentemente, pero seguimos cargando con el peso del pasado en muchos asuntos, sigue la remora de que la mujer a partir de esa epoca no sirve para nada, que ya no puede tener hijos, que empieza el deterioro y no es verdad, todo lo contrario.
I spent a couple of days carrying the VP9 in a hybrid IWB holster cut for the P30 by Remora, in which it fit perfectly.
Extending forward from the frame, it doesn't really compromise the gun's concealment footprint, but will require a special holster or something like the Remora holster.
El analisis hecho por Juana Gallego evidencia que en ciertos momentos los medios funcionaron como potentes motores para la igualdad y la transformacion social, pero en este momento puede afirmarse que son mas una remora.
You are like a remora, you can't live without a host, without a shark.
On August 8th last, IBAMA granted to OGX the Installation License (LI) for activities related to Development and Offloading of Oil in the BM-C-39 and BM-C-40 Blocks, including the TubarEuo Martelo and Remora fields.
La mayor remora de la vida es la espera del manana y la perdida del dia de hoy" (Seneca).
These literary drones should have drunk his Remora and cultivated a more original style.
El funcionamiento concreto del mencionado Instituto lo convierte en un caso concreto y preciso cuyo transporte a la lengua inglesa hubiera acarreado errores que hubieran hecho de este articulo mas una remora que un activo.
Pero, fuera de estas trampas y equivocos, confusamente adoptados, la Iglesia romana aparece como una remora obstaculizadora al proceso general de la globalizacion, de la uniformizacion monocolor del mundo, cuya intencion final es reconducir forzadamente el necesario pluriverso cultural, politico y juridico a un uni-verso, a un solo centro de direccion.