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radical

mod. great; excellent. (California.) My boyfriend, he’s, like, so radical!
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When America was discovered," said the Radical member-- and he began to give some wearisome facts.
Fate had made Daniel Rackstraw a millionaire and a Radical, but at heart he was a spectator of football.
Keywords for Radicals applies Williams' concept in a contemporary setting not only in order to reflect the changing (and, as the subtitle suggests, contested) usage of politically-charged terminology, but also to take a side in that contest.
Free radicals vary widely in their thermodynamic properties, ranging from very oxidizing to very reducing.
Their topics include radical reaction pathways initiated by direct energy deposition in DNA by ionizing radiation, the reactivity of nucleic acid sugar radicals, pyrimidine nucleobase radical reactivity, the kinetics of long-range oxidative electron transfer through DNA, electronic-affinic radiosensitizers, principles and applications of electrochemical oxidation of nuclear acids, and DNA damage by phenoxyl radicals.
1) For the cosmetic chemist, free radicals play a key role in aging.
They found that the compound, when energized by light, produces free radicals, which are highly reactive chemical species with unpaired electrons.
It might fairly be said that the fight thus unfolding was one front in the larger conflict to determine what would be the character of the United States of America, as the Radicals attempted to punish the South and rewrite the Constitution to suit their ends.
The verdict and sentence produced outrage among radicals who compared such lenient treatment with what those of a lower social class were accustomed to receive for lesser offences.
This message was not lost on later black radicals such as Malcolm X, himself of West Indian heritage, who felt entitled to strive for their cause "by any means necessary.
We knew that pollen can make the body make free radicals, but this study shows that pollen takes an active role in making free radicals itself," he says.
Her father, attorney Leonard Boudin, represented prominent radicals, including accused spy Judith Coplon, Fidel Castro, and Paul Robeson; Boudin's law partner represented Alger Hiss.
Schacht has developed experimental evidence that shows that aminoglycosides can interact fairly efficiently with transition metals, including iron and copper, which can form free radicals.
You may have heard of free radicals in relationship to antioxidant vitamins and supplements.
There may be other approaches to academic family law, but none exceed the radicals in influence.