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Dispersion

Dispersion (Science: microscopy) The variation of refractive index with colour (or wave-length) of light. The spreading of... Read More

Temporal dispersion

temporal dispersion Asynchronous repolarization of myocardial fibres that predisposes to abnormal current flow and ectopic... Read More

Dispersal

Dispersal --> dispersion (Science: microscopy) The variation of refractive index with colour (or wave-length) of light.... Read More

Population Growth and Survivorship

By: Maria Victoria Gonzaga Previously, we learned about biodiversity and endemism. Now, let's look at the... Read More

Genetic drift

Genetic Drift Definition What is genetic drift in simple terms? The simple definition of genetic drift ( also referred to... Read More

Sympatric speciation

Speciation is a process of evolution through which two different existing populations evolve and a distinct species form. It... Read More

Standard deviation

standard deviation Statistical index of the degree of deviation from central tendency, namely, of the variability within a... Read More

Dissolution

Dissolution 1. The act of dissolving, sundering, or separating into component parts; separation. Dissolutions of ancient... Read More

Fragmentation

Fragmentation Definition What is fragmentation? In general, fragmentation refers to the state or the process of breaking... Read More

Arthropod

Arthropod Definition What is an arthropod? An arthropod is an invertebrate living organism characterized by the presence of... Read More

Aerosol

Aerosol (Science: pharmacology) a suspension or dispersion of fine particles of a solid or liquid in a gas which can be... Read More

Emulsoid

Emulsoid a colloidal dispersion in which the dispersed particles are more or less liquid and exert a certain attraction on... Read More

Repolarization

Definition noun The process or act of repolarizing; the restoration of a polarized condition Supplement In physiology,... Read More

Moraxella bovis

Definition Noun A gram-negative non-motile coccobacillus and highly opportunistic aerobic bacterium involved in Bovine... Read More

Community Patterns

By: Maria Victoria Gonzaga In the previous lesson, we learned what a population is, its attributes, and processes... Read More