parasite


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It was one of the parasite streets; long, regular, narrow, dull and gloomy; like a brick and mortar funeral.
Glorious men are the scorn of wise men, the admiration of fools, the idols of parasites, and the slaves of their own vaunts.
We nestle in nature, and draw our living as parasites from her roots and grains, and we receive glances from the heavenly bodies, which call us to solitude and foretell the remotest future.
The country to-day looks to its army and its navy to save it from the humiliation these black-coated parasites have encouraged, and yet even now we haven't a free hand.
multitude of political parasites, logically active but fortuitously
A great king-post, half a hundred feet in length, seasoned by centuries of superstitious care, carven into dynasties of gods, each superimposed, each helmeted, each seated in the open mouth of a crocodile, was slung by ropes, twisted of climbing vegetable parasites, from the apex of a tripod of three great forest trunks, themselves carved into grinning and grotesque adumbrations of man's modern concepts of art and god.
Fentolin's parasites or bodyguards, or whatever you call them.
Having now arrived at the conclusion of his discourse, Sampson checked the current of his wrath, kissed his glove again, and smiled as only parasites and cowards can.
para]]Companion Animal Parasite Council Releases its Annual Parasites Forecasts[[/para]]
Fresh preparations were examined visually at magnifications of 100X and 400X over approximately 100 fields for parasite cysts, trophozoites and helminthes eggs.
Objective: Understanding how transmission influences parasite population structure and virulence in understudied non-human pathogens is crucial for general models of host-parasite coevolution and our ability to cope with emerging diseases.
This would disable one of the key proteins that the parasite uses to escape red blood cells and infect more people.