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Extremes

Extreme as far away as possible from the centre, the beginning or the average, of the highest degree or... Read More

Polygenic inheritance

Polygenic inheritance refers to the kind of inheritance in which the trait is produced from the cumulative effects of many... Read More

Beauty Junkies: Inside Our $15 Billion Obsession With Cosmetic Surgery

Beauty Junkies: Inside Our $15 Billion Obsession With Cosmetic Surgery   ... Read More

Extremophile

Definition noun, plural: extremophiles An organism adapted to live and thrive in an environment with extreme conditions such... Read More

Polymorphism

Polymorphism Definition The occurrence of two or more different forms or morphs in the population of a species is referred... Read More

Polygenic trait

Polygenic trait definition Polygenic trait refers to a trait that is controlled by multiple non-allelic genes. These genes... Read More

Disruptive Selection

Sometimes called Diversifying selection. This type of selection favors both the extremes at the expense of the average. An... Read More

Melatonin

Definition noun, plural: melatonin or melatonins The hormone involved in the regulation of several physiological mechanisms... Read More

Diametric

Characterized by opposite extremes; completely opposed; in diametric contradiction to his claims; diametrical (or opposite)... Read More

Edges

Edge 1. To move sideways; to move gradually; as, edge along this way. 2. To sail close to the wind. I must edge up on a... Read More

Natural selection

Natural Selection Definition What is natural selection in biology? Natural selection is defined as a process in nature... Read More

Polar

Definition adjective (general) Of, or having one or more poles (in a spherical body); being in opposite... Read More

Intermediate

Intermediate lying or being in the middle place or degree, or between two extremes; coming or done between; intervening;... Read More

Quarter

quarter 1. One of four equal parts into which anything is divided, or is regarded as divided; a fourth part or portion; as,... Read More

Coughing Cats May Be Allergic to People, Vets Say

    People can trigger asthma attacks in cats, according to veterinarians at a Scottish... Read More

Advances in Bioclimatology, Volume 3

Advances in Bioclimatology, Volume 3     ... Read More

Metabolic Regulation: A Human Perspective

Metabolic Regulation: A Human Perspective     ... Read More

Oxygen: The Molecule that Made the World

Oxygen: The Molecule that Made the World      ... Read More

The Fifth Kingdom

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Astrochemistry: From Astronomy to Astrobiology

Astrochemistry: From Astronomy to Astrobiology      ... Read More