1. In medicine and biology, a prefix denoting the concept of after, subsequent to, behind, or hindmost.
Compare:... Read More
A partial metamorphosis in insects in which there is no complete physical change in insects,... Read More
A kind of metamorphosis in which insects undergo complete physical change, i.e. developing and... Read More
A series of chemical reactions catalyzed by enzymes and are connected by their intermediates, i.e. the... Read More
moving apart; the separation of the two chromatids of each chromosome and their movement to opposite... Read More
What is metabolism in the body? Metabolism encompasses the various biochemical processes, reactions,... Read More
dependence of one organism on another for its existence.
See: commensalism, mutualism, parasitism.
Origin: meta--... Read More
noun, plural: metamorphoses
(1) (biology) A change in the form and often habits of an animal after the embryonic... Read More
What is monounsaturated fat? Monounsaturated fats are healthy dietary fats. They are liquid at room temperature. Unlike... Read More
noun, plural: metamyelocytes
A cell derived from myelocyte and develops into a band cell during... Read More
Metaphase is the third phase of mitosis after prophase and before anaphase. Mitosis is the process by... Read More
Metamerism is the repetition of homologous body segments. This type of development can be seen in the... Read More
man·ni·tol, ˈmæn ɪˌtɔl
A sugar alcohol with a sweetish taste, occurs naturally in... Read More
(1) A property of a dye in which the resulting color of the stain is different from the color of the dye... Read More
The part of the primary xylem that is last to develop from the procambium, and characterized by weblike or... Read More
noun, plural: metatherian mammals
Any from the group of mammals possessing choriovitelline type of placenta (as... Read More