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Hinder

Hinder 1. To keep back or behind; to prevent from starting or moving forward; to check; to retard; to obstruct; to bring to... Read More

Back

Back 1. Being at the back or in the rear; distant; remote; as, the back door; back settlements. 2. Being in arrear; overdue;... Read More

Tie

tie 1. To fasten with a band or cord and knot; to bind. Tie the kine to the cart. My son, keep thy father's commandment, and... Read More

Wear

wear 1. A dam in a river to stop and raise the water, for the purpose of conducting it to a mill, forming a fish pond, or... Read More

Dim

Dim 1. Not bright or distinct; wanting luminousness or clearness; obscure in luster or sound; dusky; darkish; obscure;... Read More

Euphlyctis hexadactylus

Definition noun A species belonging to the taxonomic family Dicroglossidae of the order Anura, and commonly called the green... Read More

Industrial Microbiology

Definition noun Related to environmental, social and economic importance that are engaged in the utilization of... Read More

Phenol coefficient

Chemical disinfectants are categorized based on the power of their disinfection for microbes and viruses. Strong... Read More

Rub

rub 1. To subject (a body) to the action of something moving over its surface with pressure and friction, especially to the... Read More

Fructose

Definition noun plural: fructoses fruc•tose, ˈfɹʊk.toʊs A ketohexose monosaccharide with a chemical formula of... Read More

Truss

truss 1. A bundle; a package; as, a truss of grass. Bearing a truss of trifles at his back. (Spenser) A truss of hay in... Read More

Thrombus

Definition noun, plural: thrombi A blood clot that forms in the wall of blood vessels or inside the heart, and remains at... Read More

Intercept

Intercept 1. To take or seize by the way, or before arrival at the destined place; to cause to stop on the passage; as, to... Read More

Bolster

Bolster 1. A long pillow or cushion, used to support the head of a person lying on a bed; generally laid under the pillows.... 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

Fence

Fence 1. To fend off danger from; to give security to; to protect; to guard. To fence my ear against thy sorceries.... Read More

Hedge

Hedge 1. To inclose or separate with a hedge; to fence with a thickly set line or thicket of shrubs or small trees; as, to... Read More

Natural selection

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

Interest

Interest 1. Excitement of feeling, whether pleasant or painful, accompanying special attention to some object;... Read More

Dwell

Dwell 1. To delay; to linger. 2. To abide; to remain; to continue. I 'll rather dwell in my necessity. (Shak) Thy soul was... Read More

photobiology

Photobiology Definition Photobiology, the biology of light, is a subdiscipline in biology. It focuses on the effects of... Read More