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In one experiment, a xenobot was cut almost in two, its ragged halves opened up like a hinge.
CELLS FORM INTO ‘XENOBOTS’ ON THEIR OWNPHILIP BALLMARCH 31, 2021QUANTA MAGAZINE
These plants were also the ones that looked the most ragged before the samples were taken.
MODIFIED GENES CAN DISTORT WILD COTTON’S INTERACTIONS WITH INSECTSEMILIANO RODRÍGUEZ MEGAFEBRUARY 16, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
He could hear their dry, ragged breath, the beeping of machines, the intercession of nurses, the fear.
THE LAST DAY OF DONALDDAN ZAKJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Splurging on expensive skate boots isn’t the only way to get better, but if the pair you started learning with is looking ragged or doesn’t feel quite right, consider a higher-quality replacement.
GLIDE INTO A NEW ROLLER SKATER’S HEART WITH THESE COOL GIFTSRACHEL FELTMANDECEMBER 2, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
They stand as ragged sentinels for a range of artworks that employ found objects and sustainable materials.
IN THE GALLERIES: A WIDE ARRAY OF MEDIA CARRY ELECTION-YEAR MESSAGESMARK JENKINSOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
But not too big for the ragged old arm that felled it down as an axe fells the last rings of a stricken tree.
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
A handkerchief, once red, with polka spots, contained a ragged flannel shirt and a stocking-heel tied with a piece of tape.
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
Nevertheless, he was girt with a sword in a ragged scabbard hanging from a frayed and shabby belt of leather.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
The girl looked round the ragged moor, brooding in the twilight, and half hesitated.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The spell was broken, and Mr. Carr took out his watch as he turned his eyes on a ragged urchin who had called to him from below.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
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