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Shine

shine 1. To emit rays of light; to give light; to beam with steady radiance; to exhibit brightness or splendor; as, the sun... Read More

Shine-dalgarno sequence

shine-dalgarno sequence A short stretch of nucleotides on a prokaryotic mRNA molecule upstream of the translational start... Read More

Loom

Loom 1. To appear above the surface either of sea or land, or to appear enlarged, or distorted and indistinct, as a distant... Read More

Radiate

radiate 1. To emit rays; to be radiant; to shine. Virtues shine more clear In them kings, and radiant like the sun at noon.... Read More

Face

Face 1. The exterior form or appearance of anything; that part which presents itself to the view; especially, the front or... Read More

Tapetum lucidum

Definition noun, plural: tapeta lucida A layer of tissue in the choroid or in the retinal pigment epithelium of the eye of... Read More

Sonolucent

sonolucent In ultrasonography, containing few or no echoes; a misnomer for transonic or anechoic. See: anechoic. Origin: L.... Read More

Transfigure

transfigure 1. To change the outward form or appearance of; to metamorphose; to transform. 2. Especially, to change to... Read More

Felidae

Definition noun A taxonomic family of Carnivora embracing domestic and wild cats such as lions and tigers Supplement Felidae... Read More

Translucent

Translucent Partially transparent; permitting light to pass through in a diffuse manner. Origin: L. Translucens, fr. Trans--... Read More

Dead Man Walking

Dead Man Walking: Wade Davis and the Secret of the Zombie Poison By Patrick D. Hahn Accepted on September 4, 2007 Twenty... Read More

Shin

shin 1. To climb a mast, tree, rope, or the like, by embracing it alternately with the arms and legs, without help of steps,... Read More

Bare

Bare 1. Without clothes or covering; stripped of the usual covering; naked; as, his body is bare; the trees are bare. 2.... Read More

Luna

Luna 1. The moon. 2. (Science: chemistry) silver. (Science: chemistry) luna cornea, a very large and beautiful American moth... Read More

Glow

Glow 1. To shine with an intense or white heat; to give forth vivid light and heat; to be incandenscent. Glows in the stars,... Read More

Phenotype

Phenotype refers to the observable characteristics of an organism as a multifactorial consequence of genetic traits and... Read More

Fecundity

Fecundity Definition The meaning of fecundity is the reproductive rate (fecundity rate) or the performance of an individual... Read More

Tapetum

Definition noun, plural: tapeta (botany) A layer of nutritive cells within the sporangium, providing nutrition for growing... Read More