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Fix

Fix 1. To make firm, stable, or fast; to set or place permanently; to fasten immovably; to establish; to implant; to secure;... Read More

Affix

Affix 1. To subjoin, annex, or add at the close or end; to append to; to fix to any part of; as, to affix a syllable to a... Read More

Suffix

suffix 1. A letter, letters, syllable, or syllables added or appended to the end of a word or a root to modify the meaning;... Read More

Suffixes

Suffix 1. A letter, letters, syllable, or syllables added or appended to the end of a word or a root to modify the meaning;... Read More

Fixative

Fixative 1. Serving to fix, bind, or make firm or stable. 2. A substance used for the preservation of gross and histologic... Read More

Nitrogen fixation

Definition noun The conversion of atmospheric nitrogen (N2) into a more usable form by natural means, such as by the... Read More

Determine

Determine 1. To fix the boundaries of; to mark off and separate. God hath determined the times before appointed. (acts xvii.... Read More

Eubacteria

Eubacteria are prokaryotic microorganisms consisting of a single cell lacking a nucleus and containing DNA is a single... Read More

Symbiosis

Symbiosis Definition What is symbiosis? Symbiosis can be defined as any kind of relationship or interaction between two... Read More

Ground

Ground 1. The surface of the earth; the outer crust of the globe, or some indefinite portion of it. There was not a man to... Read More

Places

place 1. To assign a place to; to put in a particular spot or place, or in a certain relative position; to direct to a... Read More

Nitrogen

Definition noun plural: nitrogens ni·tro·gen, ˈnɐɪtʰɹədʒən (biochemistry) A colorless, odorless, gaseous... Read More

Biotic factor

Biotic Factor Definition Biotic factors (also known as biotic components) are the living component in an ecosystem. The... Read More

Cyanobacteria

Cyanobacteria is a phylum comprised of photosynthetic bacteria that live in aquatic habitats and moist soils. Others are... Read More

Seat

seat 1. To place on a seat; to cause to sit down; as, to seat one's self. The guests were no sooner seated but they entered... Read More

Calvin-Benson cycle

Definition noun A cyclical series of biochemical reactions that occur in the stroma of chloroplasts during... Read More

Symbiont

Definition noun, plural: symbionts An organism in a symbiotic relationship Supplement Symbiont is the term used to refer to... Read More

Endosymbiosis

Definition noun A symbiosis wherein the symbiont lives within the body of its host Supplement Symbiosis pertains to a close... Read More

Endosymbiotic theory

Endosymbiotic theory definition noun (evolutionary biology) A theory suggesting that the organelles such as mitochondria... Read More

Epsilonproteobacteria

Definition noun A taxonomic class in the phylum Proteobacteria that includes species such as Nautilia spp., Campylobacter... Read More

Chemosynthesis

Definition noun, plural: chemosyntheses The production of a more complex chemical compound by combining two or more simpler... Read More

Calvin- Benson-Bassham cycle

Definition noun A cyclical series of biochemical reactions that occur in the stroma of chloroplasts during... 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

Diazotroph

Definition noun, plural: diazotrophs A microorganism capable of assimilating and fixing atmospheric nitrogen... Read More

Photorespiration

Definition noun (1) The process by which in the presence of light plant consumes oxygen and releases carbon dioxide (in... Read More

Calvin cycle

Definition noun A cyclical series of biochemical reactions that occur in the stroma of chloroplasts during... Read More

Taxonomy

Taxonomy Definition The term "taxonomy" was developed from two Greek words, "taxis," meaning arrangement, and "nomia,"... 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

Lake and Pond Management Guidebook by S. McComas

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Catabolism

Catabolism Definition Catabolism is the branch of the metabolic process that breaks down complex, big molecules into... Read More

Page

page 1. One side of a leaf of a book or manuscript. Such was the book from whose pages she sang. (Longfellow) 2. A record; a... Read More

Practical HPLC Method Development (2nd Ed) by L.R. Snyder et al.

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Beekeeping for Dummies by H. Blackiston

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

Principles of Biochemistry With a Human Focus       ... Read More

Beekeeping for Dummies

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Establish

Establish 1. To make stable or firm; to fix immovably or firmly; to set (a thing) in a place and make it stable there; to... Read More

Villain

villain 1. One who holds lands by a base, or servile, tenure, or in villenage; a feudal tenant of the lowest class, a... Read More

Resolve

resolve 1. To be separated into its component parts or distinct principles; to undergo resolution. 2. To melt; to dissolve;... Read More

Mercury

mercury 1. (Science: astronomy) The first planet in order from the sun. It has no known natural satellites. It is one of the... Read More

Unicellular

Unicellular organisms are organisms consisting of one cell only that performs all vital functions including metabolism,... Read More