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Mud

mud (Science: plant biology) particles in siliciclastic sediment that are 0.0625 millimetres in size or smaller, according... Read More

Mudfish

mudfish (Science: zoology) The European loach. The bowfin. The south American lipedosiren, and the allied african species... Read More

Slime

slime 1. Soft, moist earth or clay, having an adhesive quality; viscous mud. As it Nilus ebbs, the seedsman Upon the slime... Read More

Dirt

Dirt 1. Any foul of filthy substance, as excrement, mud, dust, etc.; whatever, adhering to anything, renders it foul or... Read More

Animal

Animal Definition An animal (plural: animals) refers to any of the eukaryotic multicellular organisms of the biological... Read More

Milk yields affected by music tempo

Dairy cows produce more milk when listening to REM's 'Everybody Hurts' or Beethoven's 'Pastoral Symphony' than when... Read More

Fermentation

Fermentation Definition What is fermentation? Fermentation is the breaking down of sugar molecules into simpler compounds... Read More

Methanotroph

Definition noun, plural: methanotrophs An organism that metabolize methane as a source of carbon and... Read More

Potter

potter 1. One whose occupation is to make earthen vessels. The potter heard, and stopped his wheel. (Longfellow) 2. One who... Read More

Arthropod

Arthropod Definition What is an arthropod? An arthropod is an invertebrate living organism characterized by the presence of... Read More

Lime

Lime 1. To smear with a viscous substance, as birdlime. These twigs, in time, will come to be limed. (L'Estrange) 2. To... Read More

Foul

Foul 1. Covered with, or containing, extraneous matter which is injurious, noxious, offensive, or obstructive; filthy;... Read More

Deposits

Deposit 1. That is deposited, or laid or thrown down; as, a deposit in a flue; especially, matter precipitated from a... Read More

Stick

stick 1. A small shoot, or branch, separated, as by a cutting, from a tree or shrub; also, any stem or branch of a tree, of... Read More

Deposit

Deposit 1. That is deposited, or laid or thrown down; as, a deposit in a flue; especially, matter precipitated from a... Read More

Aves

Aves Definition What are birds classified as? Birds constitute the class Aves of the kingdom Animalia. How to define Aves?... Read More

Mineral

Definition noun plural: minerals min·er·al, ˈmɪn.əɹ.əl Any of the various naturally-occurring abiogenic substances,... Read More

Fruits, Flowers, and Seeds

Flowering plants grow in a wide variety of habitats and environments. They can go from germination of a seed to a mature... Read More