1. An instrument composed of bristles, or other like material, set in a suitable back or handle, as of wood, bone, or... Read More
A layer of densely packed microvilli projecting from the inside surface of a tubular... Read More
(Science: cell biology) large chromosomes (as long as 1mm), actually meiotic bivalents, seen during... Read More
noun, plural: microvilli
Any of the minute hairlike structures projecting from the exposed surface of the cell in... Read More
(cell biology) The subapical zone rich in microfilaments, and acts as the attachment point for the bundles... Read More
The biological world is so diverse that studying it under a single umbrella as a subject is next to impossible. Hence,... Read More
1. The collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of an animal, and forming a covering for a part of the... Read More
Starch is a polysaccharide (C6H10O5)n consisting of a large number of glucose monomers joined together... Read More
A multi-branched polymer of glucose, mainly produced in... Read More
1. A hollow vessel, usually of glass or earthenware (but formerly of leather), with a narrow neck or mouth, for... Read More
Biology Definition: A polysaccharide is a carbohydrate formed by long chains of repeating units... Read More
1. The art of painting; representation by painting. Any well-expressed image . . . Either in picture or sculpture.... Read More
noun, plural: lactases
An enzyme that catalyze the hydrolysis and subsequently the breakdown of lactose into... Read More
A disaccharide formed from the combination of... Read More
Amphipathic is a word used to describe a chemical compound containing both polar (water-soluble) and... Read More
Light in which electromagnetic vibrations oscillate repeatedly in only one direction perpendicular to the... Read More
noun, plural: myosins
A family of motor ATPases that interact with f actin filaments
Myosins belong to... Read More
1. A small, fine brush of hair or bristles used by painters for laying on colours. With subtile pencil depainted was... Read More
1. To catch in a trap.
2. To clear of seeds by a machine; as, to gin cotton.
Origin: Ginned; Ginning.
1. Contrivance;... Read More
1. To rub hard with something rough, as sand or Bristol brick, especially for the purpose of cleaning; to clean by... Read More
1. To set bushes for; to support with bushes; as, to bush peas.
2. To use a bush harrow on (land), for covering seeds... Read More
1. That part of the integument of the head which is usually covered with hair. By the bare scalp of robin Hodd's fat... Read More
1. (Science: ornithology) One of the peculiar dermal appendages, of several kinds, belonging to birds, as contour... Read More
An animal (plural: animals) refers to any of the eukaryotic multicellular organisms of the biological... Read More
A disaccharide made up of two α-glucose molecules, and serves as... Read More