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Style

style (Science: botany) An elongated part of a carpel, or group of fused carpels, between the ovary and the... Read More

Manner

Manner 1. Mode of action; way of performing or effecting anything; method; style; form; fashion. The nations which thou hast... Read More

Trimorphism

trimorphism 1. (Science: chemistry) The property of crystallizing in three forms fundamentally distinct, as is the case with... Read More

Manners

Manner 1. Mode of action; way of performing or effecting anything; method; style; form; fashion. The nations which thou hast... Read More

Origins of Life : On Earth and in the Cosmos (2nd Ed)

 Origins of Life : On Earth and in the Cosmos   ... Read More

Kind

Kind 1. Nature; natural instinct or disposition. He knew by kind and by no other lore. (Chaucer) Some of you, on pure... Read More

Vigor

vigor health, hardiness. (Science: botany) A measure of the increase in plant growth or foliage volume through time after... Read More

Elevation

Elevation 1. The act of raising from a lower place, condition, or quality to a higher; said of material things, persons, the... Read More

Dial

Dial 1. An instrument, formerly much used for showing the time of day from the shadow of a style or gnomon on a graduated... Read More

Refine

refine 1. To reduce to a fine, unmixed, or pure state; to free from impurities; to free from dross or alloy; to separate... Read More

Latitudes

Latitude 1. Extent from side to side, or distance sidewise from a given point or line; breadth; width. Provided the length... Read More

Inflated

Inflated 1. Filled, as with air or gas; blown up; distended; as, a balloon inflated with gas. 2. Turgid; swelling; puffed... Read More

Carpel

Carpel (Science: plant biology) An organ (generally believed to be a modified foliar unit) at the centre of a flower,... Read More

Penetrate

penetrate 1. To enter into; to make way into the interior of; to effect an entrance into; to pierce; as, light penetrates... Read More

Stigma

stigma The pollen-receptive surface of a carpel or group of fused carpels, usually sticky. The apical end of the style where... Read More

Sonorous

sonorous 1. Giving sound when struck; resonant; as, sonorous metals. 2. Loud-sounding; giving a clear or loud sound; as, a... Read More

Pathetic

pathetic 1. Expressing or showing anger; passionate. 2. Affecting or moving the tender emotions, especially. Pity or grief;... Read More

Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease (7th Ed) by V. Kumar et al.

Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease, Seventh Edition  ... Read More

Sexual reproduction

Sexual reproduction is a mode of reproduction involving the fusion of haploid female gamete (egg cell) and haploid male... Read More

Truss

truss 1. A bundle; a package; as, a truss of grass. Bearing a truss of trifles at his back. (Spenser) A truss of hay in... Read More

Transition

Definition noun, plural: transitions (genetics) A small-scale mutation characterized by the replacement of a purine by... Read More

Mental impression

mental impression --> impression 1. The act of impressing, or the state of being impressed; the communication of a stamp,... Read More

Stylus

stylus An instrument for writing. See style. 2. That needle-shaped part at the tip of the playing arm of phonograph which... Read More

Taxonomy

Taxonomy Definition The term "taxonomy" was developed from two Greek words, "taxis," meaning arrangement, and "nomia,"... Read More

Scarification

scarification The making of a number of superficial incisions in the skin. Origin: L. Scarifico, to scratch, fr. G.... Read More

Incomplete dominance

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

Elaiosome

Definition noun, plural: elaiosomes A plant organelle that stores fat Supplement Elaiosome is an organelle that stores fat... 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

Growth and Plant Hormones

Growth All living organisms begin in the same form: as a single cell. That cell will divide and the resulting cells will... Read More

Net

net 1. To make into a net; to make n the style of network; as, to net silk. 2. To take in a net; to capture by stratagem or... Read More

Minuscule

minuscule 1. Any very small, minute object. 2. A small roman letter which is neither capital nor uncial; a manuscript... Read More

Latitude

Latitude 1. Extent from side to side, or distance sidewise from a given point or line; breadth; width. Provided the length... Read More

Air

Air 1. The Fluid which we Breathe, and which surrounds the earth; the Atmosphere. It is Invisible, inodourous, Insipid,... Read More

Introductory Chemistry – a Foundation

Introductory Chemistry - a Foundation     ... Read More

Gorillas in our Midst – what it means

By Vicki Mozo   Summary What's up with the gorilla on a basketball court perception test? If you have tried taking... Read More

Pattern

pattern 1. Anything proposed for imitation; an archetype; an exemplar; that which is to be, or is worthy to be, copied or... Read More

Phrases

phrase 1. A brief expression, sometimes a single word, but usually two or more words forming an expression by themselves, or... Read More

Measure

measure 1. To make a measurement or measurements. 2. To result, or turn out, on measuring; as, the grain measures well; the... Read More

Phrase

phrase 1. A brief expression, sometimes a single word, but usually two or more words forming an expression by themselves, or... Read More

Tail

tail 1. (Science: zoology) The terminal, and usually flexible, posterior appendage of an animal. The tail of mammals and... Read More