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Named cardiac nexus glia, these cells appear early in zebrafish development and go on to spread out and form a gossamer-thin web around the heart, Smith and Kikel-Coury reported last year in PLOS Biology.Glial cells may take on big jobs in unexpected parts of the body|Laura Sanders|June 2, 2022|Science News
The Levity’s only feature is a single pocket, and we took extra care with the delicate zippers and gossamer fabric.
Wanna’s Christo-like “Within Without” encloses the stairway entrance to the second-floor gallery in gossamer fabric, outlined by floor-level light strips.In the galleries: A towering exhibit offers a new definition of domestic life|Mark Jenkins|January 1, 2021|Washington Post
Sea butterflies flit through the ocean on gossamer wings, each species with a style of its own.Sea butterflies’ shells determine how the snails swim|Maria Temming|September 8, 2020|Science News
When the short-skirted, gossamer clad nymphs made their appearance on the stage they became restless and fidgety.
Mackintoshes, vulcanized india-rubber, gutta-percha, and gossamer dust-coats unknown then.The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries|Charles G. Harper
But look at the difference here: after dinner here one is as light as a gossamer.Little Travels and Roadside Sketches|William Makepeace Thackeray
Her dress was of finest work, its texture thin as gossamer; pure white with here and there a silken knot of blue.The Devil-Tree of El Dorado|Frank Aubrey
Everywhere were threads of water, threads of snow, and little threads of dewy green, glistening like gossamer.Villa Rubein and Other Stories|John Galsworthy