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Couple

Couple to copulate; to perform coitus; said especially of the lower animals. Two items of the same... Read More

Angiosperm

Angiosperms Definition What is an angiosperm? An angiosperm is a plant that produces flowers. The angiosperms, also... Read More

Fecundity

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

Pairs

pair 1. To be joined in paris; to couple; to mate, as for breeding. 2. To suit; to fit, as a counterpart. My heart was made... Read More

Pair

Pair 1. To be joined in paris; to couple; to mate, as for breeding. 2. To suit; to fit, as a counterpart. My heart was made... Read More

Pyruvate

Pyruvate Definition Pyruvates have been often recognized as one of the most important molecules that are frequently... Read More

Atlas of Human Anatomy, Professional Edition by F.H. Netter

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Atlas of Human Anatomy by F.H. Netter

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Allopatric speciation

We can define speciation as a process by which the novel genetically independent group of organisms are formed through the... Read More

Substrate

Substrate Definition What is a "substrate"? The underlying substances or layers are termed as substrate. The definitions of... Read More

Pleiotropy

Pleiotropy Definition When one single gene starts affecting multiple traits of living organisms, this phenomenon is known... Read More

Passive agglutination

Definition noun An agglutination reaction of inert particles coated with soluble antigen through an antiserum specific for... Read More

Brace

Brace 1. To furnish with braces; to support; to prop; as, to brace a beam in a building. 2. To draw tight; to tighten; to... Read More

Battling COVID-19 pandemic – are we going to win?

Experts and epidemiologists warned us about the inevitability of COVID-19 going pandemic. True enough, on March 11 (1 pm... Read More

Feeder

Feeder 1. One who, or that which, gives food or supplies nourishment; steward. A couple of friends, his chaplain and feeder.... Read More

Respondent conditioning

Definition noun A form of conditioning or associative learning first demonstrated by Ivan Pavlov (a physiologist,... Read More

Classical conditioning

Definition noun A form of conditioning or associative learning first demonstrated by Ivan Pavlov (a physiologist,... Read More

Sexual reproduction

Sexual reproduction is a mode of reproduction involving the fusion of haploid female gamete (egg cell) and haploid male... Read More

Reducing sugar

Reducing Sugar Definition What is reducing sugar? The type of sugar that acts as the reducing agent and can effectively... Read More

Plant sets off “SOS” for plant defense when it gets hurt

When herbivore, such as an insect, nibbles a plant leaf, the plant sets off an "SOS" or distress signal as one of the... Read More

Leverage

Leverage The action of a lever; mechanical advantage gained by the lever. (Science: mechanics) leverage of a couple, the... Read More

Oxytocin – Of Love, Fear, and Anxiety

Oxytocin has long had a reputation of being the "love hormone". It engenders social bonding, attachment, intimacy, and... Read More

Phosphodiester bond

Phosphodiester Bond Definition Phosphodiester bonds are the backbone of the strands of nucleic acid present in the life... Read More

Intercalated discs

Intercalated disc An electron dense junctional complex, at the end to end contacts of cardiac muscle cells, that contains... Read More

Moment

moment 1. A minute portion of time; a point of time; an instant; as, at thet very moment. In a moment, in the twinkling of... Read More

Botany in a Day: The Patterns Method of Plant Identification

Botany in a Day: The Patterns Method of Plant Identification      ... Read More

Calculus for Dummies

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Biology (Cliffs AP) by Phillip

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You Can Heal Your Life by L. Hay

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Biochemistry & Molecular Biology of Plants

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From Lucy to Language: Revised, Updated, and Expanded

From Lucy to Language: Revised, Updated, and Expanded    ... Read More

It’s So Amazing! A Book About Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families

 It's So Amazing! A Book About Eggs, Sperm, Birth, Babies, and Families  ... Read More

Principles of Biochemistry With a Human Focus by R.H. Garrett & C.M. Grisham

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Water on Mars and Life (Advances in Astrobiology and Biogeophysics)

 Water on Mars and Life (Advances in Astrobiology and Biogeophysics)  ... Read More

Paleobotany and the Evolution of Plants

Paleobotany and the Evolution of Plants     ... Read More

Sterile

sterile 1. Producing little or no crop; barren; unfruitful; unproductive; not fertile; as, sterile land; a sterile desert; a... Read More

Gorgon: Paleontology, Obsession, and the Greatest Catastrophe in Earth’s History

Gorgon: Paleontology, Obsession, and the Greatest Catastrophe in Earth's History ... Read More

The Lost Dinosaurs of Egypt

The Lost Dinosaurs of Egypt     ... Read More