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shagreen

[sha′grēn]
(materials)
A leather made by pressing grains into the hide to create indentations.
The skin of certain sharks and rays containing small knobs.
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Hypopigmented macules, ungual fibromas, and shagreen patch found in this case had been neglected for a long time, causing the delay of diagnosis.
The VSY designer, who has 12 styles in her first collection, also works with other materials like shagreen, snakeskin, mother-of-pearl and kamagong wood.
The Glaston bar cart in grey is fashioned from iron with an antique brass finish and a faux shagreen top, a timeless and versatile piece, it can be used as a bar cart for your finest beverages but also makes a stylish alternative to the Glaston side table, for your finest homewares.
The exit integrates a laminating/ embossing calender offering also the possibility to provide with an electrical shortwave infra-red radiator a directly coated highly elastic knitted fabric with a shagreen by means of an embossing paper.
The mysterious shopkeeper therein offers him a skin of shagreen, which, he is told, will fulfill all his wishes and thus put an end to his miseries.
Areas of thick leathery texture of orange peel known as Shagreen patches were observed on back (Figure 5).
Biopsy of shagreen patch showed increased collagen in dermis with H&E stain and Verhoeff-Van Gieson stain demonstrates increased red collagen and sparse black elastic fibers.
A sunburst chest by Clement Rousseau, for instance, is as luxurious as art deco gets, inlaid with macassar ebony, kingwood, green and white shagreen, mother-of-pearl and ivory (250,000 [euro]-350,000 [euro]).
This 1724 advert, posted by the hood in the lost and found section of the Daily Post, is a perfect illustration of how the sting worked: "Lost, the 1st of October, a black shagreen Pocket-Book, edged with Silver, with some Notes of Hand.
Among these lesions, facial angiofibroma (adenoma sebaceum) was found in 19 patients and "shagreen" patch was found in 10 patients.
Contrast that with Zigrino, a unique upholstery that marries the tough, pebbly look of shagreen with the softness of a viscose velvet.
Several facial and body hyperpigmented fibrous plaques and a posterior lumbar Shagreen patch were noted.