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Partial

partial 1. Of, pertaining to, or affecting, a part only; not general or universal; not total or entire; as, a partial... Read More

Controlled alternate partial root-zone irrigation: its physiological consequences and impact on water use efficiency

RESEARCH PAPER Controlled alternate partial root-zone irrigation: its physiological consequences and impact on water use... Read More

Partial pressure

partial pressure The pressure exerted by a single component of a mixture of gases, commonly expressed in mm hg or torr; for... Read More

Partial aneuploidy

partial aneuploidy A type of mosaicism in which some cells have a normal number of chromosomes and some have an abnormal... Read More

Rachischisis partialis

Definition noun A rachischisis characterized by a fissure of a part of the spinal cord Supplement Rachischisis is a birth... Read More

Albinism

Definition noun A hereditary, congenital disorder characterized by the complete or partial lack of pigmentation production... Read More

Alligator egg development at prehistoric oxygen levels

New Haven, Conn. - The development of bone structures in alligator eggs raised under varying oxygen concentrations creates a... Read More

UCLA mathematician works to make virtual surgery a reality

A surgeon accidently kills a patient, undoes the error and starts over again. Can mathematics make such science fiction a... Read More

Incompete cleavage

Definition noun (embryology) The partial cleavage in telolecithal or megalecithal eggs in certain animals, such as birds and... Read More

Cryobiology: The Study of Life and Death at Low Temperatures

by Gregory M. Fahy, PhD Cryobiology -- usually thought of as the study of the effects of subfreezing temperatures on... Read More

Incomplete dominance

Incomplete Dominance Definition After Gregor Mendel discovered inheritance laws, the term ''incomplete dominance'' was... Read More

Allopatric speciation

We can define speciation as a process by which the novel genetically independent group of organisms are formed through the... Read More

Partial Digestion

Incomplete digestion of a... Read More

MR Arthrography is More Accurate than MR in Diagnosing Shoulder Tears

January 9, 2009 -- MR arthrography of the shoulder allows physicians to better identify tears and provides patients with... Read More

Hair loss problem? There might be a cure

By Maria Mozo     Perhaps, one of the feared eventualities of late adulthood is alopecia. Alopecia is the medical... Read More

Supernumerary kidney

Supernumerary kidney A kidney, in addition to the two usually present, developed from the splitting of the nephrogenic... Read More

Po2

pO2 symbol for the partial pressure (tension) of oxygen. See: partial... Read More

Alpha hemolysis

Definition noun A partial hemolysis on blood agar plates as indicated by a green discoloration around the bacterial... Read More

Universal

universal 1. Of or pertaining to the universe; extending to, including, or affecting, the whole number, quantity, or space;... Read More

Hypoxemia

Definition noun Abnormally low partial pressure of oxygen in arterial blood. Supplement Hypoxemia is different from hypoxia... Read More

Agonist

Definition noun, plural: agonists (pharmacology) A molecule that combines with a receptor on a cell to trigger physiological... Read More

Patient expectations for placebo treatments commonly used in osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) clinical trials: a pilot study

Patient expectations for placebo treatments commonly used in osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT) clinical trials: a... Read More

Differential

Differential 1. Relating to or indicating a difference; creating a difference; discriminating; special; as, differential... Read More

Meroblastic cleavage

Definition noun (embryology) The incomplete cleavage in telolecithal or megalecithal eggs of animals, such as birds and... Read More

Polar molecule

Definition noun, plural: polar molecules A molecule with a net dipole as a result of the opposing charges (i.e. having... Read More

Marginal Hepatectomy in the Rat: From Anatomy to Surgery

Nodir Madrahimov, MD, Olaf Dirsch, MD, Christoph Broelsch, MD, PhD, and Uta Dahmen, MD, PhD From the Department of... Read More

Carnivorous Dinosaur Tracks Discovered In Australia

The first fossil tracks belonging to large, carnivorous dinosaurs have been discovered in Victoria, Australia, by... Read More

Intrinsic sympathomimetic activity

Definition noun The property of a drug that produces partial agonist effect at the receptor similar to the cholinergic... Read More

Albino

Definition noun, plural: albaninos An organism with albinism, which is a condition characterized mainly by a lack of or an... Read More

Nonlinear elasticity, proteinquakes, and the energy landscapes of functional transitions in proteins

Abstract Large-scale motions of biomolecules involve linear elastic deformations along low-frequency normal modes, but for... Read More

Dinosaur Track Discovery In Australia

Fossil tracks belonging to large, carnivorous dinosaurs (Theropods) have been discovered near Inverloch by palaeontologists... Read More

Emory paleontologist reports discovery of carnivorous dinosaur tracks in Australia

The first fossil tracks belonging to large, carnivorous dinosaurs have been discovered in Victoria, Australia, by... Read More

Polar

Definition adjective (general) Of, or having one or more poles (in a spherical body); being in opposite... Read More

Volcanic blast likely killed and preserved juvenile fossil plesiosaur found in Antarctica

Skeleton to be unveiled at US museum December 13 Amid 70-mile-an-hour winds and freezing Antarctic conditions, an... Read More

Hypomorphic mutation

Definition noun (genetics) A type of mutation wherein the change in gene leads to the partial loss of the normal... Read More

Preventing Soil Erosion In Continuous Corn

January 2009 — With recent increase in the cost of energy and subsequent explorations into alternative energy sources,... Read More

Denture

Definition noun, plural: dentures (1) Artificial teeth to replace one or the entire set of lost teeth (2) A set of teeth,... Read More

Codominance

Codominance Definition Codominance is a form of inheritance wherein the alleles of a gene pair in a heterozygote are fully... Read More

Prezone

prezone --> prozone (Science: immunology) Prozone phenomena occur in immunological reactions when the concentrations of... Read More

Tonicity

Definition noun (1) A property of a solution that depends on the osmotic force exerted across the membrane as influenced by... Read More