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  • Use a brush with soft, natural bristles and gently brush it.

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  • The fruits, too, are freely furnished with bristles.

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  • The head is smaller, often occupied almost entirely above in the male by the very large eyes, which in some species are curiously double in that sex, one portion being pillared, and forming what is termed a "turban," the mouth parts are aborted, for the creature is now incapable of taking nutriment either solid or fluid; the antennae are mere short bristles, consisting of two rather large basal joints and a multi-articulate thread.

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  • She bristles at her mother 's suggestion that she learn shorthand; she " hated the idea of serving men in any way ".

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  • The tapering does make reaching the tiny bottom lashes much easier and the quill-like bristles allow the lashes to separate cleanly when applying.

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  • Look for a wand with a lot of individual bristles that will help comb the lashes out.

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  • Dampen the bristles of your accent brush slightly before applying the color.

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  • Made from natural bristles, a MAC eyeshadow brush can make shadow application all the more foolproof, while a roll case serves as the perfect place to store your trusty tools.

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  • Kelseys False Acacia (Robinia Kelseyi) - This is a new kind found by Mr Kelsey, of Boston, a very graceful shrub, pretty in flower and having its seed-pods covered with red bristles.

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  • Each fruit is 1 to 1 1/2 inches long, apple or sometimes pear-shaped, covered with bristles and surmounted by a crown of large glandular sepals.

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  • Vitis Romaneti - Has large leaves, differing from all the Vines in cultivation (except Spinovitis Davidi) in having the branches and petioles covered with bristles or stout hairs.

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  • If using bristle brushes, natural bristles work best on heavier, oil-based paints.

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  • Dip it into the can or pan, and tap the sides to let the paint fall down naturally into the bristles.

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  • A brush with a wooden base and natural bristles, sometimes even called a "long hair brush", is best for long hair.

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  • Constantly pulling your coils through with a brush can cause your hair to snap and break in the bristles of the brush.

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  • For applying the cakes, we use brushes; soft body brushes about 1" x 1" bristles for the base coat and smaller brushes for detail work.

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  • Vigorous brushing or brushing with a hairbrush with rough or sharp bristles can break the hair shaft, making hair appear thinner.

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  • The bristles on the brush are likely to wear out with time, requiring replacement.

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  • Slip the replacement belt over the end of the brush roller and position it over the area that doesn't have any bristles.

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  • Russian tradition also holds that werewolves have bristles under the tongue.

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  • Purchase a good scrub brush with stiff plastic bristles.

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  • Nylon's first commercial appearance was as bristles for a toothbrush.

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  • The outer opening of the ear is, with rare exceptions, concealed by feathers, which are often rather stiff, or modified into bristles.

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  • An ear of another type is found in the swollen second segment of the feeler in many male gnats and midges, the cuticle between this segment and the third forming an annular drum which is connected with numerous nerveendings, while the fine bristles on the more distal segments vibrate in response to the note produced by the humming of the female.

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  • After a series of moults it passes into the second larval stage, somewhat like the parent but differing in having each integumental ring armed with a fringe of backwardly directed short bristles.

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  • The body is enclosed in a stout cuticle, prolonged in places into spines and bristles.

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  • The cuticle is secreted by an epidermis in which no cell boundaries are to be seen; it sends out processes into the bristles.

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  • Of the long-billed paradise birds the most remarkable is that known as the "twelve-wired" (Seleucides alba), its delicate yellow plumes, twelve of which are transformed into wire-like bristles.

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  • The antennae are short tubular extensions of the body wall, sometimes retractile with a depressed tip from which protrudes a tuft of fine stiff bristles.

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  • There are also three small warts on each side of the face, the largest of which is just below the eye and carries long bristles.

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  • In Atherura fasciculata of the Malay Peninsula the spines are flattened, and the tails long and scaly, with a tuft of compressed bristles.

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  • Scaliger undoubtedly shows that Scioppius committed more blunders than he corrected, that his book literally bristles with pure lies and baseless calumnies; but he does not succeed in adducing a single proof either of his father's descent from the La Scala family, or of any single event narrated by Julius as happening to himself or any member of this family prior to his arrival at Agen.

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  • Lastly, we have the banded wallaby, Lagostrophus fasciatus, of Western Australia, a small species characterized by its naked muzzle, the presence of long bristles on the hindfeet which conceal the claws, and also of dark transverse bands on the lower part of the back.

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  • In Tragus the glumes bear numerous short hooked bristles.

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  • In Setaria and allied genera the spikelet is subtended by an involucre of bristles or spines which represent sterile branches of the inflorescence.

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  • In Cenchrus the bristles unite to form a tough spiny capsule fig.

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  • Such hairs, either upon different parts of the skin of the same species, or in different species, assume very diverse forms and are of various sizes and degrees of rigidity - as seen in the fur of the mole, the bristles of the pig, and the spines of the hedgehog and porcupine, which are all modifications of the same structures.

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  • The cuticle which covers the body is here and there raised into overlapping scales which may be prolonged into bristles.

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  • Those must have been some miracle bristles on your old broom.

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  • The work of Colleen or Cecile Schott bristles with the mystery and magic of the most abstract of scratchy old film noir incidental soundtracks.

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  • Add a little more water to the bristles after shaving and you will probably have enough lather for a second, closer shave.

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  • He rubs his chin with the back of his hand, feeling the rasp of his white bristles.

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  • Opens follicles and raises bristles for a closer, smoother shave.

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  • She bristles at her mother's suggestion that she learn shorthand; she " hated the idea of serving men in any way " .

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  • Be sure your toothbrush has soft bristles and ask your parent to help you get a new toothbrush every 3 months.

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  • Brushes should be made of natural bristles and good wooden handles for a better grip.

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  • Once you have a small amount of product on the bristles, buff in circular motions from the center of the face outward.

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  • The kit includes an ergonomic toothbrush with two heads, one large and one small, to accommodate all pet sizes, and is made with very soft bristles that will not irritate sensitive gums.

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  • The baby brush, made with super fine, soft .006 DuPont Tynex bristles, is ideal for younger pets and smaller breeds.

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  • It has wrinkled, dark green leaves of three to five leaflets, the mid-ribs having a few scattered bristles.

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  • It is a vigorous plant of fine habit, the young shoots, the under side of the leaves, the flower stalks, and the seed-pods covered with short brown bristles; the branches bear two spines at each node.

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  • When choosing a toothbrush, make sure the bristles are soft, polished, and made of nylon.

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  • These occur on the tips of tendrils and on the tentacles of Drosera; (2) sensitive papillae found on the irritable filaments of certain stamens; and (3) sensitive hairs or bristles on the leaves of Dionaea muscipula and Mimosa pudicaall of which are so constructed that any pressure exerted on them at once reacts on the protoplasm.

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  • These glands are represented externally by a special plate, the cribellum, which lies in front of the ordinary spinning mamillae, and by a comb of short bristles, the calamistrum, placed in the penultimate segment of the left of the last pair.

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  • Some of the species of Aviculariidae also appear to be warningly coloured with black or black and red, and their coloration is associated with the urticating nature of their bristles, which makes them highly unpalatable to vertebrate foes.

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  • Thus in Lithospermum the nutlets are hard like a stone, in Myosotis usually polished, in Cynoglossum covered with bristles, &c.

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  • The free edges of the mantle often bear chitinous bristles or setae which project beyond the shell.

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  • The latter again are divided into Metanopsilae (in which the metanotum or posterior region of the thorax is bare) and Metanotrichae (in which the metanoturn is clothed with bristles or scales).

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  • The tail may be a simple hollow muscular process or provided with stiff bristles set in transverse rows, or divided into two equally long processes, or finally it may form a large vesicular structure.

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  • Each segment has four tiny bristles (tough hairs) underneath its body.

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  • Then come the glandular surface (C), which is formed of smooth polished epidermis with numerous glands that secrete the fluid contents of the pitcher, and finally the detentive surface (D), of which the cells are produced into long and strong bristles which point A FIG.

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  • By means of vibrations or shocks transmitted through the - Sub water, or by displacements in the balance or position of the animal, the otoliths are caused to impinge against the bristles of the sensory cells, now on one side, now on the other, causing shocks or stimuli which are transmitted by the basal nerve-fibre to the central nervous system.

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  • Bristles are usually present on the legs, and in the case of many families on the body also; those on the head and thorax are of great importance in classification.

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  • The hairy covering of the body varies under different conditions of climate, but when best developed, as in the European wild boar, consists of long stiff bristles, abundant on the back and sides, and of a close softer curling under-coat.

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  • For example, two to five rows of globules were produced, and photographed, between the bristles of mosquito wings by using oblique illumination.

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  • The abdomen is oval, sandy-grey in hue and beset with warts and bristles; the prothorax forms a mobile neck for the large square head, which carries a pair of long and powerful toothed mandibles.

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  • Large metallic surfaces (especially external surfaces) are sometimes plated by means of a "doctor," which, in its simplest form, is a brush constantly wetted with the electrolyte, with a wire anode buried amid the hairs or bristles; this brush is painted slowly over the surface of the metal to be coated, which must be connected to the negative terminal of the electrical generator.

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