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Adj.1.unsheared - not shearedunsheared - not sheared; "a grizzly unshorn beard"; "unshorn sheep"
sheared, shorn - having the hair or wool cut or clipped off as if with shears or clippers; "picked up the baby's shorn curls from the floor"; "naked as a sheared sheep"
2.unsheared - (used especially of fur or wool) not having been sheared; "unsheared beaver"
uncut, rough - not shaped by cutting or trimming; "an uncut diamond"; "rough gemstones"
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His thick head of unsheared hair was held tightly and unnoticed under a navy peak cap.
This was similar to the idea of a characteristic time for a material put forth by Heyes and Melrose [25], Their characteristic time was a measure of the time required for significant local structure change to occur in the unsheared material.
The measurement is based on the detection of laser backscattering from the sheared (disaggregated) and then unsheared (aggregating) blood, performed in a computer-assisted system at 37[degrees]C.
Since these minerals occur in sheared as well as unsheared rocks the metamorphism could have been static.
Aggregation measurements obtained from LORCA aggregometer were based on the detection of laser backscattering from the sheared (disaggregated) and unsheared (aggregated) blood using a computer assisted system.
Joly, "Direct numerical simulation of unsheared turbulence diffusing towards a free-slip or no-slip surface," Journal of Turbulence, vol.
Colyer, 68, owner of Greenwood Hill Farm and president of the Massachusetts Federation of Sheep Associations, said sheep stay unsheared in summer to keep the ticks off their bodies.
Regarding sheared sheep, the temperature range would be between 10[degrees]C and 30[degrees]C, compared with 0[degrees]C and 28[degrees]C for unsheared sheep.
Horizontal branching species may work well as informal, unsheared hedges, but they do not do well in formal roles.