In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(leaf/stem) glabro(leaf/stem) sin pelo
- It was also noticed that many areas of the labellum surface, especially the median region, are glabrous and smooth.
- Fruits of this species are glabrous achenes, with sepals modified into plumose bristles and are frequently wind-dispersed.
- There are two types of human skin - glabrous (without hair) and hair-bearing.
- The essential oil from glabrous leaves consists mostly of a blend of several sesquiterpenes, of which germacrene-D and beta-caryophyllene are the major components.
- The regions of glabrous skin that have these epidermal ridges are especially richly supplied with cutaneous sensory nerves.
2literary(smooth)(skin) glabro literary
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