CURL


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AcronymDefinition
CURLCenter for Urban Research and Learning (Loyola University; Chicago, IL)
CURLCambridge University Robot Language
CURLConsortium of University Research Libraries in the British Isles (UK)
CURLCompartment for Uncoupling of Receptors and Ligands
CURLCoal Utilization Research Laboratories (Leatherhead, England)
CURLClient Uniform Resource Locator
References in classic literature ?
The dew and heat will take all the curl out of yours and then you'll look like a scarecrow," warned Felicity.
Judy says it is great stuff--your hair will keep in curl for days, no matter how damp the weather is.
Emboldened by her indulgence, I threw back the calash from her polished brow, and suffered my fingers, white and delicate as her own, to stray among those dark and glossy curls which realized my daydreams of rich hair.
Bullfrog," repeated she, "you must not disarrange my curls.
However, I took care there should be no further scorning at my good nature: ever since, I've been as stiff as herself; and she has no lover or liker among us: and she does not deserve one; for, let them say the least word to her, and she'll curl back without respect of any one.
When she returned at three o'clock, her cheeks were a bright, pretty pink, and her hair, blown by the damp wind, had fluffed into kinks and curls wherever the loosened pins had given leave.
He saw the girl's flaxen-yellow hair darken to her mother's gold as it lengthened into curls and ringlets until finally it became two thick long braids.
Glegg had doubtless the glossiest and crispest brown curls in her drawers, as well as curls in various degrees of fuzzy laxness; but to look out on the week-day world from under a crisp and glossy front would be to introduce a most dreamlike and unpleasant confusion between the sacred and the secular.
fine girls of sixteen and seventeen) had grey beaver hats, then in fashion, shaded with ostrich plumes, and from under the brim of this graceful head-dress fell a profusion of light tresses, elaborately curled; the elder lady was enveloped in a costly velvet shawl, trimmed with ermine, and she wore a false front of French curls.
That all comes of my being such a fool as to not remember that wherever you leave a dead snake its mate always comes there and curls around it.
But I looked so serious, that Dora left off shaking her curls, and laid her trembling little hand upon my shoulder, and first looked scared and anxious, then began to cry.
said Eliza, lifting his long curls and kissing him.