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It’s the type of all-purpose workhorse that belongs in every household because it’s got uses in basically every room—it can even be used to spot clean carpets.
Algae, however, do this very efficiently, thanks to a protein structure called the pyrenoid—and Martin Jonikas ’04 believes this understudied cellular workhorse could transform food production.
The military’s workhorse cargo aircraft, the Boeing C-17 Globemaster, can fly a tank to Afghanistan in about a dozen hours, but rocket delivery would be far faster.
The volume refers to how much Indiana has used her — she’s third in the league in minutes played among all players, ahead of workhorses like Courtney Vandersloot and Skylar Diggins-Smith.
This gentle workhorse of an exfoliant can clear scalps with dry, combination, or oily skin.
"Democracy an excellent workhorse, but a poor charger; a good hack, but an untrustworthy racer," iv.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
He figured that he might work up a trade of two unbroken colts for a gentle workhorse.
THE LONG DIM TRAILFORRESTINE C. HOOKER
On signal from the tower, the big workhorse thundered down the runway and soared off into the blue.
The Holter, that workhorse of the water, plodded stolidly on its appointed way.
THE SPELL OF THE WHITE STURGEONJAMES ARTHUR KJELGAARD

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