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Uniform

uniform Marked by lack of variation, diversity, change in form, degree or character in all occurrences or... Read More

Homogenous

What is homogenous? What does homogenous mean? The word homogenous has been derived from two Greek words that are... Read More

Uniformity

uniformity 1. The quality or state of being uniform; freedom from variation or difference; resemblance to itself at all... Read More

Uniformly

uniformly In a uniform manner; without variation or diversity; by a regular, constant, or common ratio of change; with even... Read More

Apomixis

Apomixis Definition Just like any other organism, the process of reproduction is pivotal to the life cycle of plants. There... Read More

Equal

Equal 1. Agreeing in quantity, size, quality, degree, value, etc.; having the same magnitude, the same value, the same... Read More

Smooth muscle

The smooth muscle can be described as a type of muscle in the human body that is non-striated and involuntary in action.... Read More

Equals

Equal 1. Agreeing in quantity, size, quality, degree, value, etc.; having the same magnitude, the same value, the same... Read More

Lead-pipe rigidity

Definition noun A hypokinetic disorder characterized by the inflexibility or stiffness of the limb that is maintained... Read More

Fragmentation

Fragmentation Definition What is fragmentation? In general, fragmentation refers to the state or the process of breaking... Read More

Helmet

Helmet 1. A defensive covering for the head. See Casque, Headpiece, morion, Sallet, and Illust. Of beaver. 2. The... Read More

Reduced eye

reduced eye A simplified design of the ocular optical system, represented as having a single refracting surface and a... Read More

Woolly cheetah

Woolly cheetahs were reported in the 19th century as a separate species of cheetah that had longer, denser fur. Several... Read More

Auxin

Auxin (Science: plant biology) a group of plant growth substances (often called phytohormones or plant hormones), the most... Read More

Endocytosis

Endocytosis Definition What is endocytosis in biology? Endocytosis is a cellular process by which a cell internalizes any... Read More

Axon hillock

Axon Hillock Definition What is axon hillock? If you are familiar with the different parts of the neuron, the axon hillock... Read More

Modulus

modulus Origin: L, a small measure. See Module. (Science: mathematics) A quantity or coefficient, or constant, which... Read More

Homogeneous system

Homogeneous system in chemistry, a system whose parts cannot be mechanically separated, and is therefore uniform throughout... Read More

Hyaline cartilage

Hyaline Cartilage Definition Before we define hyaline cartilage, let us understand what cartilage is. What is cartilage? Is... Read More

Semilunar valve

The human heart structure consists of heart chambers (2 atria and 2 ventricles) that differ functionally from each other.... Read More

Fahraeus-lindqvist effect

Fahraeus-lindqvist effect The decrease in apparent viscosity that occurs when a suspension, such as blood, is made to flow... Read More

Heterogeneous

Heterogeneous Mixture A mixture that is not uniform in its composition; the components can be visibly... Read More

Solid

solid 1. Having the constituent parts so compact, or so firmly adhering, as to resist the impression or penetration of other... Read More

Susceptibility

susceptibility Origin: Cf. F. Susceptibilite. 1. The state or quality of being susceptible; the capability of receiving... Read More

Tissue weighting factor

tissue weighting factor In radiation protection, a factor weighting the equivalent dose in a particular tissue or organ in... Read More

Pattern formation

pattern formation (Science: cell biology) One of the classic problems in developmental biology is the way in which complex... Read More

Development

1. The act of developing or disclosing that which is unknown; a gradual unfolding process by which anything is developed, as... Read More

Natural selection

Natural Selection Definition What is natural selection in biology? Natural selection is defined as a process in nature... Read More

Homogeneous

Homogeneous Consisting of or composed of similar elements or ingredients, of a uniform quality throughout. Origin: gr. Genos... Read More

Equation

Equation 1. A making equal; equal division; equality; equilibrium. Again the golden day resumed its right, And ruled in just... Read More

Salvation

salvation 1. The act of saving; preservation or deliverance from destruction, danger, or great calamity. 2. The redemption... Read More

Warm-blooded

warm-blooded (Science: physiology) Having warm blood; applied especially to those animals, as birds and mammals, which have... Read More

Lawn

Lawn (Science: microbiology) a uniform and uninterrupted layer of bacterial growth, in which individual colonies cannot be... Read More

Irregular

Irregular Not regular; not conforming to a law, method, or usage recognised as the general rule; not according to common... Read More

Regular

regular 1. A member of any religious order or community who has taken the vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience, and who... Read More

Similar

similar 1. Exactly corresponding; resembling in all respects; precisely like. 2. Nearly corresponding; resembling in many... 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