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Circumference

Circumference the outer boundary, especially of a circular area. Synonym: circumferentia. Origin: L. Circumferentia, a... Read More

Paddles

paddle 1. An implement with a broad blade, which is used without a fixed fulcrum in propelling and steering canoes and... Read More

Cell Biology

It only takes one biological cell to create an organism. In fact, there are countless species of single celled organisms,... Read More

Poles

Pole 1. A long, slender piece of wood; a tall, slender piece of timber; the stem of a small tree whose branches have been... Read More

Dimension

Dimension 1. Measure in a single line, as length, breadth, height, thickness, or circumference; extension; measurement;... Read More

Diameter

Diameter The length of a straight line passing through the centre of a circle and connecting opposite points on its... Read More

Dimensions

Dimension 1. Measure in a single line, as length, breadth, height, thickness, or circumference; extension; measurement;... Read More

Screw

screw 1. To turn, as a screw; to apply a screw to; to press, fasten, or make firm, by means of a screw or screws; as, to... Read More

Periphery

periphery Origin: L. Peripheria, Gr.; around - to bear, carry: cf. F. Peripherie. 1. The outside or superficial portions of... Read More

Thimble

thimble 1. A kind of cap or cover, or sometimes a broad ring, for the end of the finger, used in sewing to protect the... Read More

Percentile

percentile The percentage of individuals in a group who have achieved a certain quantity (such as height, weight, and head... Read More

Scoop

scoop 1. A large ladle; a vessel with a long handle, used for dipping liquids; a utensil for bailing boats. 2. A deep... Read More

Circumferentia articularis radii

Circumferentia articularis radii --> articular circumference of radius The portion of the head of the radius that... Read More

Peripheral membrane protein

Definition noun, plural: peripheral membrane proteins A protein that temporarily adheres to the biological membrane, either... Read More

Biological Cell Introduction

It only takes one biological cell to create an organism. In fact, there are countless species of single-celled organisms,... Read More