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Adj.1.tubelike - constituting a tube; having hollow tubes (as for the passage of fluids)
hollow - not solid; having a space or gap or cavity; "a hollow wall"; "a hollow tree"; "hollow cheeks"; "his face became gaunter and more hollow with each year"
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However if pasta is your order of the day then do ask for their Paccheri con Aragosta e Granchio (Dh72) - the big-sized tubelike pasta from Campania and Calabria in the country's south that comes with lobster and crab in a delectably tangy tomato sauce and garnished with asparagus.
The pen is an oversized toothpaste tubelike plastic container with a wide tip at one end and a feltlike tip at the other.
The rectum in birds lies in the dorsal part of the coelomic cavity and is a short tubelike structure that consists of numerous villi and a few goblet cells.
Different-sized breasts (asymmetry), overly large and bulbous areolae, and long, tubelike breasts indicated the possibility of IGT, but not all women with one or more of these characteristics have difficulty producing milk, according to Australian Breastfeeding Association.
A figure appeared to be interfering with one of the lorries and holding a tubeLIKE hose.
He and his colleagues focused on the xylem tissue, which consists of tubelike elements that carry water and nutrients throughout the plant.
They noted that the creepy crawler is made up of two main muscle groups: circular muscle fibers that wrap around the worm's tubelike body, and longitudinal muscle fibers that run along its length.
Each chain is considered to he embodied in a tubelike surrounding and executes movements along the tube axis by thermal energy (11).
Instead, they noticed relatively large tubelike structures spanning the entire width of the cells.
DISCUSSION: Randallophorus keys roughly to Sthenaridea in Schuh (1984, as Paramixia; 1991) and Schuh and Schwartz (1988) based on the shared lack of scalelike setal patches and bands on the hemelytra, the simple slender antennal segment II, the scattered scalelike pleural setae, and the simple, tubelike endosoma lacking an apparent gonopore.
We found that As-transformed HBECs display highly migratory and invasive potentials, and the nude mouse xenograft tumors resulting from subcutaneous inoculation of As-transformed HBECs were capable of invading into surrounding fat tissues and forming tubelike structures.
I also investigated Hair Cave, a long, humid tunnel with small and medium spaces arranged along a central, tubelike structure.