Curl

NavalThe curl in the upper stripe of gold lace worn on an officer's sleeve. Introduced in 1864 for executive officers only, it was extended to Engineers, Paymasters, Doctors in 1918.
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curl

[v] - twist or roll into coils or ringlets 2. [v] - play the Scottish game of curling 3. [v] - form a curl, curve, or kink
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Curl

The waviness of a sheet of paper generally seen along its edges. Curling is generally the result of physical stresses or changes in humidity, and may occur at the paper mill, in the pressroom, on press, or after binding. Paper tends to curl along, rather than across, the grain of the paper. Recycled and recycled content papers have fewer tendencies
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curl

Decorative feather-like figure on some woods achieved by cutting the wood at a certain angle and valued for veneers.
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CURL

The compartment for uncoupling of receptors and ligands: internalised receptor-ligand complexes are stripped of the ligand and recycled.
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Curl

Curl (kûrl) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Curled (kûrld); present participle & verbal noun Curling .] [ Akin to Dutch krullen , Danish krölle , dial. Swedish krulla to curl, crisp; possibly akin to
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Curl

Curl intransitive verb 1. To contract or bend into curls or ringlets, as hair; to grow in curls or spirals, as a vine; to be crinkled or contorted; to have a curly appearance; as, leaves lie curled on the ground. « Thou seest it [ hair] will not curl by nature. Shak.
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Curl

Curl (kûrl) noun [ Akin to Dutch krul , Danish krölle . See Curl , v. ] 1. A ringlet, especially of hair; anything of a spiral or winding form. « Under a coronet, his flowing hair In curls on either cheek played. Milton.
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Curl

Robert Curl noun American chemist who with Richard Smalley and Harold Kroto discovered fullerenes and opened a new branch of chemistry (born in 1933)
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curl

curve verb form a curl, curve, or kink; `the cigar smoke curled up at the ceiling`
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curl

verb play the Scottish game of curling
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curl

verb twist or roll into coils or ringlets; `curl my hair, please`
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curl

verb shape one`s body into a curl; `She curled farther down under the covers`; `She fell and drew in`
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Curl

• (n.) To twist or form into ringlets; to crisp, as the hair. • (v.) An undulating or waving line or streak in any substance, as wood, glass, etc.; flexure; sinuosity. • (v.) A ringlet, especially of hair; anything of a spiral or winding form. • (v. i.) To contract or bend into curls or ringlets, as hair; to grow in curls or spi
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curl

(from the article `mathematics`) ...up vector analysis and were able to extend vector methods to the calculus. They introduced in this way measures of how a vector field varies ... [3 related articles]
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CURL

Sheet distortion leading to a tendency to roll up.
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CURL

Type: Abbreviation Pronunciation: kŭrl Definitions: 1. Acronym for compartment of uncoupling of receptor and ligand.
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curl

Decorative feather-like figure on some woods achieved by cutting the wood at a certain angle and valued for veneers.
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Curl

see bend.
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Curl

Not lying flat and tending to form into cylindrical or wavy shapes. A term to describe the differences of either side of a sheet relative to coatings, absorbency etc.; the concave side is the curl side.
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