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The author, an art curator and educator who has developed curriculums on animals, speculates that hippo empathy may derive from their brains being well-stocked with spindle neurons, which are associated in many species with social emotions.
Hyman became interested in understanding the formation of mitotic spindles during his graduate studies in the Laboratory of Molecular Biology at the University of Cambridge in the 1980s.
No sooner had she picked up the spindle, than she pricked her hand with it, and fell swooning.
Behind the bride were carried the distaff and spindle, emblems of domestic life.
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF THE ROMANSHAROLD WHETSTONE JOHNSTON
A very convenient method of keeping shipping tags at hand is to slip them on a desk spindle.
In the thick shade of a fig-tree, by a running spring, sat a blind woman unrolling the last gold and silver thread from a spindle.
He lifted a spindle-legged table in the air and went on talking.
PATCHWORKANNA BALMER MYERS
Each taste bud consists of a collection of spindle-shaped neurones, each cell tipped at its outer end with a hairlike projection.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
The ancients were all familiar with the idea of women sometimes exchanging the spindle and distaff for the spear and shield.
Then dexterously twirling the spindle, she wove the web so quickly and easily that one watched her fingers with delight.

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