suppressor t cell
"a suppressor t cell is like the user, who after several hours of frustration, decides to shut down the whole computer and reboot. similarly, in the human body that cell just tries to turn off all of the viruses."
METAMIA is a free database of analogy and metaphor. Anyone can contribute or search. The subject matter can be anything. Science is popular, but poetry is encouraged. The goal is to integrate our fluid muses with the stark literalism of a relational database. Metamia is like a girdle for your muses, a cognitive girdle.