Thesaurus / serpentine
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Discovering a new way that a snake moves could help engineers make better use of serpentine machines.
NEWFOUND TECHNIQUE ALLOWS SOME TREE SNAKES TO CLIMB WIDE TREESMARIA TEMMINGFEBRUARY 1, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
For nearly 100 years, scientists have only known about four forms of serpentine locomotion.
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Discovering new, clever ways in which real snakes exploit their incredible flexibility could help engineers make better use of serpentine machines.
BROWN TREE SNAKES USE THEIR TAILS AS LASSOS TO CLIMB WIDE TREESMARIA TEMMINGJANUARY 11, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Yet, as the city recovered and grew, serpentine barrens and their specialized plants disappeared under roads and buildings.
HOW PASSION, LUCK AND SWEAT SAVED SOME OF NORTH AMERICA’S RAREST PLANTSSUSAN MILIUSNOVEMBER 5, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Indications of asbestos are found at most points throughout the whole serpentine formation.
A band of limestone also occurs at Templeton containing masses of a light-coloured translucent serpentine.
The outcrop of the serpentine here, I am told, is quite limited, with steep sides till round it.
The belt of serpentine here is very narrow, and the veins of asbestos are closely pressed together.
A trap-like compound, with somewhat the aspect of serpentine, but yielding with difficulty to the knife.
The road was most romantically recluse, and so serpentine as never to be visible beyond an hundred yards.
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