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Mediator

Mediator An object or substance by which something is mediated, such as 1. (Science: anatomy) A structure of the nervous... Read More

Sequester

sequester 1. To separate from the owner for a time; to take from parties in controversy and put into the possession of an... Read More

Sympathetic hormone

sympathetic hormone --> sympathin (Science: protein) A neurohormone, such asepinephrine, produced in response to... Read More

Second messenger

second messenger (Science: molecular biology) In many hormone sensitive systems the systemic hormone does not enter the... Read More

Prostaglandin

Definition noun, plural: prostaglandins A group of eicosanoids, structurally characterized as 20-carbon unsaturated fatty... Read More

Hyaline cartilage

Hyaline Cartilage Definition Before we define hyaline cartilage, let us understand what cartilage is. What is cartilage? Is... Read More

Apparent competition

Competition Definition One of the many branches of biology is ecology. Ecology is the study of the relationships that the... Read More