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Average

Average (Science: statistics) a value that represents the sum of values divided by the number of values in the set. It... Read More

Subspecies comparison of the Genus: Corucia

Leeway Corucia Research Center (LCRC) Blenheim, S.C. 29516 U.S.A. Abstract Detailed measurements and observations... Read More

Takahē (Porphyrio hochstetteri)

By: Maria Victoria Gonzaga Previously, we've seen the different animals endemic to New Zealand. Due to the... Read More

Human

Definition noun plural: humans hu‧man, (h)yo͞omʹn A bipedal primate belonging to the genus Homo, especially Homo... Read More

A Look Into Natural Selection and its Mechanisms

Charles Darwin is credited with outlining the fundamentals of evolution. He was a smart and eager pupil and protégé,... Read More

SENI Biometric Analysis on the extinct Scincidae species: Macroscincus coctei (underlined)

Brian L. Schnirel Leeway Corucia Research Center (LCRC) Courtesy: Polyphemos (2004)   Introduction: It has been... Read More

Polygenic inheritance

Polygenic inheritance refers to the kind of inheritance in which the trait is produced from the cumulative effects of many... Read More

Environment

Environment Definition What does environment mean? If you mean physical environment, then it is defined as the surrounding... Read More

Biodiversity

Biodiversity Lead Author: J. Emmett DuffyThis article has been reviewed and approved by the following Topic Editor: John... Read More

Nucleus

In cell biology, the nucleus is the large, membrane-bounded organelle that contains the genetic material in the form of... Read More

Mean vector

Definition noun A single cardiac vector that represents the average of all instantaneous vectors at a given... Read More

Global warming

Definition' noun The recent increase in the Earth's average atmospheric temperature due to an increase in the levels of... Read More

A Brief History of Time

A Brief History of Time      ... Read More

Fecundity

Fecundity Definition The meaning of fecundity is the reproductive rate (fecundity rate) or the performance of an individual... Read More

Plant Water Regulation

A plant requires water as an essential ingredient of photolysis, the photochemical stage of photosynthesis where water is... Read More

Disruptive Selection

Sometimes called Diversifying selection. This type of selection favors both the extremes at the expense of the average. An... Read More

Lymphoid cell

Definition noun, plural: lymphoid cells (1) Any of the cells that mediate the production of immunity, including lymphocytes,... Read More

Plasma volume

Definition noun The total volume of the blood plasma in the circulatory system Supplement The blood is comprised of plasma... Read More

Hematocrit

Definition noun (1) The ratio of blood volume that is occupied by red blood cells, usually expressed as a percentage of the... Read More

Gaffky scale

Gaffky scale --> gaffky table a numerical rating for the classification of tuberculosis according to the number of tubercle... Read More

Alar chest

Alar chest --> flat chest a chest in which the anteroposterior diameter is shorter than the average. Synonym: alar chest,... Read More

Adrenaline

A catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve... Read More

Mesophyte

Land plant growing in surroundings having an average supply of water; compare xerophyte and hydrophyte.A plant that occupies... Read More

Isoclines

isocline a line in a geographical region that joins all points at which in a population there is the same average frequency... Read More

Sweat Gland

Any of the glands in the skin that secrete perspiration.A gland in humans responsible for the secretion of sweat, containing... Read More

Packed cell volume

Definition noun The proportion of blood occupied by red blood cells, usually expressed as a percentage of the total blood... Read More

Doubly heterozygous

Doubly heterozygous in the analysis of linkage between two loci, denoting that genotype in which a parent is heterozygous at... Read More

Dehydration

Dehydration The condition that results from excessive loss of body water. Synonym: anhydration, deaquation,... Read More

Ureter

ureter The tube passing from each kidney to the bladder for the conveyance of urine. Its average length is 25 to 30... Read More

Developing countries

Definition noun, singular: developing country Countries or nations with an average income that is relatively lower than in... Read More

Life expectancy

Life expectancy (Science: epidemiology) longevity, the average length of life of individuals in a... Read More

Water table

water table (Science: ecology) The zone of saturation at the highest average depth during the wettest season, it is at least... Read More

Nuclear pore

Definition noun plural: nuclear pores ˈnu kli ər, pɔː Any of the many perforations on the nucleus as a result of the... Read More

Effectiveness

Effectiveness 1. A measure of the accuracy or success of a diagnostic or therapeutic technique when carried out in an... Read More

Law of regression to mean

Law of regression to mean --> Galton's law in a population mating at random, the progeny of a parent with an extreme... Read More

Microbiology: Principles and Explorations

Microbiology: Principles and Explorations ... Read More

Lifespan

Lifespan 1. The duration of life of an individual. 2. The normal or average duration of life of members of a given... Read More

Hypermenorrhoea

Definition noun The extremely heavy or long periods of menstrual period in a woman of reproductive... Read More