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 Jacques Monod Jacques Monod /ʒɑːk moʊˈnoʊ/

noun

  1. French biochemist who (with François Jacob) explained how genes are activated and suggested the existence of messenger RNA (1910-1976)  ( Jacques Lucien Monod , Jacques Monod , Monod )
    French biochemist who (with François Jacob) explained how genes are activated and suggested the existence of messenger RNA (1910-1976)


 fatty tissue fatty tissue /ˈfæti ˈtɪʃuː/

noun

  1. A kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs  ( adipose tissue , fatty tissue , fat )
    a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs
     Fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold
    fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold


 piece de resistance piece de resistance /ˌpiːs də rɪˈzɪstəns/

noun

  1. () The outstanding item (the prize piece or main exhibit) in a collection  ( collector's item , piece de resistance , showpiece )
    the outstanding item (the prize piece or main exhibit) in a collection
  2. The most important dish of a meal  ( piece de resistance )
    the most important dish of a meal
     The chocolate lava cake was the piece de resistance of the elaborate dinner.
    The chocolate lava cake was the piece de resistance of the elaborate dinner.


 Anguilla sucklandii Anguilla sucklandii /æŋˈɡwɪlə sʌkˈlændiːaɪ/

noun

  1. New Zealand eel  ( Anguilla sucklandii , tuna )
    New Zealand eel