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Analogy

Definition noun, plural: analogies (evolutionary biology) Structural or behavioural similarity in terms of functions between... Read More

The Fabric of the Cosmos (Penguin Press Science)

The Fabric of the Cosmos (Penguin Press Science)       ... Read More

At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity

At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity  ... Read More

Inorganic Chemistry

Inorganic Chemistry      ... Read More

Fluid

Fluid Having particles which easily move and change their relative position without a separation of the mass, and which... Read More

Loose

Loose 1. Unbound; untied; unsewed; not attached, fastened, fixed, or confined; as, the loose sheets of a book. Her hair, nor... Read More

Tropical

tropical 1. Of or pertaining to the tropics; characteristic of, or incident to, the tropics; being within the tropics; as,... Read More

Cross-section

Cross-section (Science: physics) Usually refers to the (apparent) area presented by a target particle to an oncoming... Read More

Anomalous

Anomalous Deviating from a general rule, method, or analogy; abnormal; irregular; as, an anomalous proceeding. Origin: L.... Read More

Vase

vase 1. A vessel adapted for various domestic purposes, and anciently for sacrificial used; especially, a vessel of antique... Read More

Cross-sections

Cross-section (Science: physics) Usually refers to the (apparent) area presented by a target particle to an oncoming... Read More

Motogen

motogen (Science: cell biology) term proposed for substances that stimulate cell motility by analogy with those that... Read More

Homology

Definition noun, plural: homologies (1) A degree of similarity, as in position or structure, and that may indicate a common... Read More

Analogous structures

In evolutionary biology, analogous structures are defined as biological structures having similar or corresponding functions... Read More