beadlike


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beadlike

(ˈbiːdˌlaɪk)
adj
resembling a bead
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Adj.1.beadlike - small and round and shiny like a shiny bead or buttonbeadlike - small and round and shiny like a shiny bead or button; "bright beady eyes"; "black buttony eyes"
bright - emitting or reflecting light readily or in large amounts; "the sun was bright and hot"; "a bright sunlit room"
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EMBEDA(TM) contains beadlike pellets that are made up of morphine sulfate, an opioid receptor agonist (narcotic pain medicine), and naltrexone hydrochloride (HCl), an opioid receptor antagonist.
Nasal motifs are classified by form, from simple to complex, including ossiform, beadlike, and various geometrical shapes; these vary in their positioning around the nose, and Kettunen identifies an interesting chronological shift between motifs touching that organ and those placed in front of it but not attached (the built-up nasal bridge, notable especially ar Palenque, is here notably unremarked).
CONTROLLED RELEASE Beadlike granules release nutrients into the soil over several months; longevity depends on formulation.