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Nanotubes Help Healing Hearts Keep The Beat

Mike Williams, Rice University Rice University, Texas Children’s Hospital patch for defects enhances electrical connections between cells Carbon nanotubes serve as bridges that allow electrical signals to pass unhindered through new...

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caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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