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Monastery

monastery Origin: L. Monasterium, Gr, fr. A solitary, a monk, fr. To be alone, live in solitude, fr. Alone. Cf. Minister. A... Read More

Gregor Mendel

Definition noun Augustinian monk and botanist who formulated the laws of heredity based on his careful breeding... Read More

Secular

secular 1. A secular ecclesiastic, or one not bound by monastic rules. 2. A church official whose functions are confined to... Read More

Paradise

paradise To affect or exalt with visions of felicity; to entrance; to bewitch. 1. The garden of Eden, in which adam and eve... Read More

Monk

monk 1. A man who retires from the ordinary temporal concerns of the world, and devotes himself to religion; one of a... Read More

Law of Independent Assortment

Law of Independent Assortment Definition The Mendelian inheritance principles are derived from and named after the monk,... Read More

Monasteries

monastery Origin: L. Monasterium, Gr, fr. A solitary, a monk, fr. To be alone, live in solitude, fr. Alone. Cf. Minister. A... Read More