glue englannista suomeksi
A hard gelatin made by boiling bones and hides, used in solution as an adhesive; or any sticky adhesive substance.
(quote-book)|chapter=Tale of Jason and Medea|editor=G. C. Macaulay|title=The English Works of John Gower|volume=II|location=London|publisher=Early English Text Society|year_published=1901|section=lines 3603–7|page=45|pageurl=https://books.google.com/books?id=8QoLAAAAYAAJ&pg=PA45v=onepage&q&f=false|passage=Sche tok him thanne a maner glu, / The which was of so great vertu, / That where a man it wolde caste, / It scholde bind anon so faste / That noman mihte it don aweie.
(quote-journal)|volume=35|number=76|jstor=25102967|page=217|pageurl=https://www.jstor.org/stable/25102967?seq=23|passage=The wasp has always made the paper from which it constructs its nest, by uniting vegetable fibres with glue, while man was vexing himself with attempts to write on the bark of trees or a waxen or metallic table.
(quote-book)|chapter=9|title=(w)|series=(w)|location=New York|publisher=Random House|year_published=2010|isbn=9780307767653|page=145|pageurl=https://books.google.com/books?id=08qPf0Y3zeYC&pg=PA145v=onepage&q&f=false|passage=During the next few days, while the meat dried, they were both busy. They finished the bowl boat and coated it with the glue Jondalar made by boiling down the hooves, bone, and hide scraps.
Anything that binds two things or people together.
(quote-book)|chapter=On Dai of Many Martris|trans-chapter=On the Day of Many Martyrs|editor=(w)|title=Select English Works of John Wyclif|volume=I|location=Oxford|publisher=Clarendon Press|year_published=1869|page=223|pageurl=https://quod.lib.umich.edu/c/cme/afb3713.0001.001/261:AFB3713.0001.001|passage=Cunne we wel Goddis lawe, and loke wher Fariseis grounden hem in it; and if þei done not, flee we her sentence as heresie or fendis glewe.
(quote-journal)|date=23 December 2014|passage=(..) The flesh the mistletoe berry is sticky, and forms strings and ribbons between my thumb and forefinger. For the mistletoe, this viscous goop – and by the way, viscous comes to English from viscum – is crucial. The stickiness means that, after eating the berries, birds often regurgitate the seeds and then wipe their bills on twigs – leading to the seeds' getting glued to the tree, where they can germinate and begin the cycle anew.
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- Keep your eyes glued to that set until the station signs off. I can assure you that what you will observe is a vast wasteland.
(quote-journal)|url=https://www.theguardian.com/news/2020/apr/10/world-health-organization-who-v-coronavirus-why-it-cant-handle-pandemic|passage=If, like me, you have been confined to your home, glued to the news and nursing ever greater anxiety about the state of the world, you have probably become familiar with the sight of the World Health Organization’s director general, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, and his daily press briefings.
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