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Title

title 1. An inscription put over or upon anything as a name by which it is known. 2. The inscription in the beginning of a... Read More

Biology: Concepts & Connections with Student CD-ROM (5th Edition)

Biology: Concepts & Connections with Student CD-ROM (5th Edition)   ... Read More

Parasitism

Organisms depend on different sources of food to survive. Larger organisms like plants make their own food (autotrophs) and... Read More

Proprietary

proprietary 1. A proprietor or owner; one who has exclusive title to a thing; one who possesses, or holds the title to, a... Read More

Epithets

Epithet 1. An adjective expressing some quality, attribute, or relation, that is properly or specially appropriate to a... 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

Addition

Addition 1. The act of adding two or more things together; opposed to subtraction or diminution. This endless addition or... Read More

Epithet

Epithet 1. An adjective expressing some quality, attribute, or relation, that is properly or specially appropriate to a... Read More

Knee

Knee 1. In man, the joint in the middle part of the leg. 2. (Science: anatomy) The joint, or region of the joint, between... Read More

Mate

Mate The paraguay tea, being the dried leaf of the Brazilian holly (ilex Paraguensis). The infusion has a pleasant odour,... Read More

Octology

The term octology was introduced 8 March 2010 by Dr. Andrej Poleev in his book of the same title to denominate a new... Read More

Pollen Grain

What are Pollen Grains? Plants are unique structures and so they carry out mechanisms in special ways. Fertilization in... Read More

Convoluted

The word convoluted is often used to describe different things, especially structures or components, that have overlapped.... Read More

At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity

At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity  ... Read More

Biotechnology

Biotechnology Definition Biotechnology is a technology that uses biological systems or living organisms for a particular... Read More

Moiety

Moiety Definition What is a moiety? Moiety (plural: moieties), in general, refers to the half or one of the two... Read More

Mimicry

Most would say imitation is the greatest form of flattery. In some cases that is quite true. However, imitation or mimicking... Read More

Vascular plants

Definition of Vascular plants The term 'vascular' is derived from the Latin word vāsculum, vās, meaning "a container and... Read More

Venerable

venerable 1. Capable of being venerated; worthy of veneration or reverence; deserving of honor and respect; generally... Read More

Noble

noble 1. Possessing eminence, elevation, dignity, etc.; above whatever is low, mean, degrading, or dishonorable;... Read More

Nobility

nobility 1. The quality or state of being noble; superiority of mind or of character; commanding excellence; eminence.... Read More

Sound

sound The air bladder of a fish; as, cod sounds are an esteemed article of food. Origin: AS. Sund a swimming, akin to E.... Read More

Alienation

Alienation 1. The act of alienating, or the state of being alienated. 2. A transfer of title, or a legal conveyance of... Read More

Class

Our earth is home to diverse groups of organisms. These living things exist in the ecosystem. Dating back to the ancient... Read More

Dan

Dan a title of honor equivalent to master, or sir. Old dan Geoffry, in gently spright The pure wellhead of poetry did dwell.... Read More

Possess

Definition verb (1) To occupy in person; to hold or actually have in one's own keeping; to have and to hold. Examples:... Read More

Assert

Assert 1. To affirm; to declare with assurance, or plainly and strongly; to state positively; to aver; to asseverate.... Read More

Sacred

Sacred 1. Set apart by solemn religious ceremony; especially, in a good sense, made holy; set apart to religious use;... Read More

Tannosome

Definition noun, plural: tannosomes An organelle, particularly a special type of leucoplast, involved primarily in... Read More