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  • The company's technological know-how allows it the freedom to look "techno-craft," as B&B calls it (meaning it could be handmade, but isn't), as with Patricia Urquiola's new cross-legged "Husk" chair, with a sleeping bag-like removable cushion (from £1,926).

    Made in Italy

  • I don't know if it's the color or the garbage bag-like bunching that's going on in this photo or what, but I wasn't all that impressed by this.

    Una LaMarche: Project Runway Episode 7 Recap: Last Resort

  • Now that he's closer, she can see he has kind of a bag-like face that seems to lack any sort of foundation, with pursed together features and a spacious forehead bearing the pock marks of adolescent acne.

    Something Better Than This

  • An experienced worker would recognize the bag-like organ (arrow) along the lower body wall as a vitellarium (the other vitellarium would be on the opposite side).

    How likely is it to find a male bdelloid rotifer?

  • The heart lies behind the head and is a simple bag-like structure.

    Crustacea

  • "Episode: #04070 Views: 23365: The astronauts are not pooping in a bag -- they're pooping in a bag-like collection system."

    NASA Watch: Keith Cowing: May 2008 Archives

  • The so-called love darts are sharp needles of calcium carbonate that are stored one at a time in a special bag-like organ, the dart sac, and thrust inside the body of a snail's partner during mating.

    Archive 2007-02-01

  • In Pulmonata the 'lung' is in fact a bag-like cavity with blood vessels disposed as a network in the roof.

    Archive 2006-08-01

  • Although we expected the tomb to be completely disturbed, below we found the articulated lower half of the body, from the pelvis (present but disturbed) down to the toes, still encased in a remnant of a bag-like leather shroud.

    Interactive Dig Hierakonpolis - Nubian Cemetery Week 1: Tomb 10

  • A ‘waterbed’ (bag-like mattress filled with water) or air mattress also works well.

    1) Head Control and Use of Senses

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