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Foppishness

Acres, Bob
affected, vain, cowardly, blustery country gentleman. [Br. Lit.: The Rivals]
Aguecheek, Sir Andrew
silly old fop, believes himself young. [Br. Lit.: Twelfth Night]
Blakeney, Percy
rescuer of French revolution victims disguises himself as brainless fop. [Br. Lit.: Scarlet Pimpernel]
Brummel, Beau
(George B. Brummel, 1778–1840) “prince of dandies.” [Br. Hist.: Century Cyclopedia, 682]
Flutter, Sir Fopling
witless dandy. [Br. Lit.: The Man of Mode]
Foppington, Lord
a selfish coxcomb, most intent upon dress and fashion. [Br. Hist.: Brewer Handbook, 381]
Kookie
teen idol of 1950s whose character was depicted by slick shirts, tight pants, and “wet look” hairstyle. [TV: “77 Sunset Strip” in Terrace, II, 282–283]
Malyneaux
epitome of the British dandy. [Am. Lit.: Monsieur Beaucaire, Magill I, 616–617]
Yankee Doodle Dandy
feather-capped dandy; “handy” with the girls. [Nurs. Rhyme: Opie, 439]
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FOP modulariza la colaboracion de clases, tambien denominadas incumbencias cruzadas heterogeneas o de corte transversal, como caracteristicas.
But, fearing the procedure, which would involve breaking a bone, could cause untold difficulties if he did turn out to have FOP, Suzanne asked for further tests to rule it out first.
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Professors Toguchida and Ikeya have been working together to study how the ACVR1 mutation causes FOP and had been focusing on the signalling of Bone Morphogenetic Protein (BMP) until Kyosuke Hino, a visiting scientist from the Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma Corporation, showed that the ACVR1 mutation also activates the signalling of Activin-A.
(11,27) Similar to FOP and shelf labelling research, existing menu labelling research is not without limitations (e.g., lack of real-world studies, use of few controls, small and non-representative samples), making it difficult to draw firm conclusions.
Por los hallazgos neurologicos y cardiorrespiratorios y la probabilidad de una relacion temporal y causal en estos eventos, se realizo ecocardiografia transesofagica (ETE) (figura 4), que revelo una comunicacion interauricular compatible con (FOP) bordeado de imagen compatible con coagulo.
To confirm their hunch, the researchers prevented BMP signaling, which resulted in fewer iPSCs being generated from FOP patients' cells.
Longtime supporter of police and the FOP across the East Coast, mortgage lender Residential Home Funding has recently been honored by an official endorsement from the New Jersey Fraternal Order of Police.