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Figures

Figure 1. The form of anything; shape; outline; appearance. Flowers have all exquisite figures. (Bacon) 2. The... Read More

Similar

similar 1. Exactly corresponding; resembling in all respects; precisely like. 2. Nearly corresponding; resembling in many... Read More

Sculpture

Sculpture 1. The art of carving, cutting, or hewing wood, stone, metal, etc, into statues, ornaments, etc, or into figures,... Read More

Chlorophyll

Why are most plants green? Have you ever had the same question? Perhaps, you’ve been told that the plants are green... Read More

Cell morphology

The basic essence for any living organism is its structural framework which includes appearance, form, and the... Read More

Numbers

number 1. To count; to reckon; to ascertain the units of; to enumerate. If a man can number the dust of the earth, then... Read More

Sort

sort 1. A kind or species; any number or collection of individual persons or things characterised by the same or like... Read More

Digit

Digit 1. (Science: zoology) One of the terminal divisions of a limb appendage; a finger or toe. The ruminants have the... Read More

Authority figure

A real or projected person in a position of power; one's parents, police, and boss are authority figures to some people;... Read More

Multipolar mitosis

Multipolar mitosis Abberant mitotic figures, where the chromosomal material is pulled to more than two poles. Multipolarity... Read More

Illustrate

Illustrate 1. To make clear, bright, or luminous. Here, when the moon illustrates all the sky. (Chapman) 2. To set in a... Read More

Introductory Chemistry – a Foundation

Introductory Chemistry - a Foundation     ... Read More

Null hypothesis

Null Hypothesis Definition Null hypothesis is defined as “the commonly accepted fact (such as the sky is blue) and... Read More

Anatomy

Anatomy Definition Often we hear the term 'anatomy' while learning about the body and how it works. What is anatomy? What... Read More

Biosphere

What is biosphere? The biosphere is that part of the Earth where living things thrive and live. It is the portion of the... Read More

Sarcolemma

Sarcolemma Definition What is the sarcolemma? It is the thin, transparent, extensible plasma membrane of the muscle cell.... Read More

Carrying capacity

Carrying Capacity Definition What is carrying capacity? In biology and environmental science, the carrying capacity of a... Read More

Incomplete dominance

Incomplete Dominance Definition After Gregor Mendel discovered inheritance laws, the term ''incomplete dominance'' was... Read More

Intracellular digestion

Intracellular Digestion Definition What is intracellular digestion? ‘Intra’ means "inside" and ‘cellular’ pertains... Read More

Hermes

Hermes Hermes Trismegistus (literally, thrice greatest) was a late name of hermes, especially as identified with the... Read More

Pith

Pith Definition In general, the term "pith" refers to the "soft inner portion" of something. In botany, a pith refers... Read More

Inverse

Inverse 1. Opposite in order, relation, or effect; reversed; inverted; reciprocal; opposed to direct. 2. (Science: botany)... Read More

Sonorous

sonorous 1. Giving sound when struck; resonant; as, sonorous metals. 2. Loud-sounding; giving a clear or loud sound; as, a... Read More

Plaster

plaster 1. (Science: medicine) An external application of a consistency harder than ointment, prepared for use by spreading... Read More

Etching

Etching 1. The act, art, or practice of engraving by means of acid which eats away lines or surfaces left unprotected in... Read More

Device

Device 1. That which is devised, or formed by design; a contrivance; an invention; a project; a scheme; often, a scheme to... Read More

Fill

Fill 1. To make full; to supply with as much as can be held or contained; to put or pour into, till no more can be received;... Read More

Hooks

Hook-shaped cataract congenital cataract with hook-like figures between the foetal and embryonic... Read More

Lace

Lace 1. That which binds or holds, especially by being interwoven; a string, cord, or band, usually one passing through... Read More

Lever

Lever 1. (Science: mechanics) a rigid piece which is capable of turning about one point, or axis (the fulcrum), and in which... Read More

Plane

Plane 1. To make smooth; to level; to pare off the inequalities of the surface of, as of a board or other piece of wood, by... Read More

Dial

Dial 1. An instrument, formerly much used for showing the time of day from the shadow of a style or gnomon on a graduated... Read More

Sum

Sum 1. The aggregate of two or more numbers, magnitudes, quantities, or particulars; the amount or whole of any number of... Read More

Read

read 1. To advise; to counsel. See Rede. Therefore, I read thee, get to God's word, and thereby try all doctrine.... Read More

Growth

Growth Definition What is growth in biology? Growth is the irreversible increase of an organism’s size over a given... Read More

Phenotypic ratio

Phenotypic Ratio Definition How would one define phenotypic ratio? The correlation between the amount of offspring that... Read More