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unfirm

(ʌnˈfɜːm)
adj
soft or unsteady
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Adj.1.unfirm - not firmly or solidly positionedunfirm - not firmly or solidly positioned; "climbing carefully up the unsteady ladder"; "an unfirm stance"
unfixed - not firmly placed or set or fastened
2.unfirm - (of soil) unstableunfirm - (of soil) unstable; "shifting sands"; "unfirm earth"
loose - not compact or dense in structure or arrangement; "loose gravel"
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Time of dealing unfirmly with faulting companies has gone," the minister stressed, warning that punishment awaits those responsible for the greening failure at the public spots, where new costly plants have withered.
Description: Pollen grain, apparently monosaccate, corpus distinct, overall amb circular to sub circular, amb of central body strictly corresponding to the overall amb, this taxon is characterized by a flange like unfirmly broad extension of exoexine, which being thin and delicate may sometimes be partly or fully lost during maceration process, flange thin 1 m, more or less translucent with a very fine regular and distinct reticulum, lumina are less than 1 m in diameter with fine muri and squarish to hexagonal lumina, exine of central body infrapunctate to infragranulate, more dense and dark colored, trilete mark indistinct, attachment of exoexine to central body is sub equatorial.