popcorn flick

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popcorn flick

A film that is entertaining to watch but is generally not of a very high quality or rich in emotional or intellectual depth. A: "So what movie do you want to go see later?" B: "I don't feel like watching anything too heavy or complex—let's just see whatever popcorn flick is out."
See also: flick, popcorn
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FliC expression also regulated QS-II, as deleting fliC inhibited pfs and luxS expression (Fig.
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The fliC gene was first PCR amplified, and the PCR product was inserted into pGEM T-easy kit (Promega/USA).
They demand perfection in their partner and expect nothing less, according to Flic.
The comparison between the N-terminal amino acid sequence obtained from this 38-kDa polypeptide (14 residues) showed that S[M.sub.FliC] shares important identity with several known flagellins: 71.4% identity to FliC of E.
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The first FLIC, Content Capital, will choose from among the rough cuts of productions submitted by independent filmmakers and decide which film to fund from there.
Backward movements such as the walkover and flic flac are difficult to learn.
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