egg capsule

egg capsule

[′eg ‚kap·səl]
(invertebrate zoology)
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It only takes one egg capsule and in half a year, your house can be infested.
Designed to investigate and understand the challenges of exploration on the Martian surface, the experiments had to fit in in a plastic Kinder Egg capsule and be no heavier than a packet of crisps.
Other species of the genus Echinolittorina from the Western Atlantic Ocean (Reid 2009) and Eastern Atlantic Ocean and Atlantic Mediterranean Sea (Reid 2011) also have a single egg capsule, with a flat base and varied number of rings.
A DAD of four who was caught with drugs in a Kinder egg capsule was placed on probation for three years yesterday.
Morphological, gravimetric, and biochemical changes in Crepidula fecunda (Gastropoda: Calyptraeidae) egg capsule walls during embryonic development.
In one case a woman was caught trying to smuggle the drug Spice into the now-closed Kennet open prison in a Kinder egg capsule. In another, two Liverpool dealers stuffed heroinfilled Kinder pods up their rectums to evade cops.
One of the women and the man passed bank notes to Cox and McPherson, and Cox brought out an orange Kinder egg capsule containing small items and put them in the hands of the man and woman, before they parted company.
We presented our students with these two challenges:They had to make the egg capsule touch down on land and splash down on sea, and it had to be cost-efficient.