Of growth or branching, with a bud or flower terminating the growth of the main... Read More
A type of cleavage on the basis of the potentiality of blastomeres in which the blastomeres (resulting from... Read More
Origin: F. Quantite, L. Quantitas, fr. Quantus bow great, how much, akin to quam bow, E. How, who. See Who.
1. The... Read More
1. Having certain or distinct; determinate in extent or greatness; limited; fixed; as, definite dimensions; a... Read More
1. A single thing or person.
2. (Science: mathematics) The least whole number; one. Units are the integral parts of any... Read More
All living organisms begin in the same form: as a single cell. That cell will divide and the resulting cells will... Read More
1. That which terminates, circumscribes, restrains, or confines; the bound, border, or edge; the utmost extent; as, the... Read More
1. Proceding from natural feeling, temperament, or disposition, or from a native internal proneness, readiness,... Read More
1. Having determinate limitations; exactly or sharply defined or stated; definite; exact; nice; not vague or... Read More
(1) A division or separation of form.
(2) (cell biology) The act or state of splitting or dividing of a... Read More
1. The act of permuting; exchange of the thing for another; mutual transference; interchange. The violent... Read More