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A bullish engulfing pattern consists of two candlesticks.
They represent the only pocket of hope in the tides of despair now engulfing the city
Although they didn't realise it at the time, if it hadn't been for an open side door, a backdraft would have been created when they opened the kitchen door engulfing them in a huge fireball.
The researchers hypothesized that the problem might be that dendritic cells simply have trouble engulfing and retaining parts of cancerous cells.
More than 22 firefighters spent 90 minutes trying to stop the blaze from engulfing neighboring businesses.
PHOTO (1--Color) Firefighter Amy Midgett retreats from a wall of flames engulfing foliage along U.
Motorists watched in horror as blazing fuel spread across the four-lane highway before engulfing the truck.
There's no explanation for the whole thing,'' said neighbor Tim Cushing, who called 911 when he saw flames engulfing his neighbor's porch.
But over time, these droplets grow larger, coalesce, and begin to drip downward, engulfing other drops along the way.
IT looks like something out of a horror movie - weird white stuff engulfing the countryside.
Soon these microvilli disappear and tiny blisters spring up in their place, engulfing the bacterial invaders.