Marked by lack of variation, diversity, change in form, degree or character in all occurrences or... Read More
What is homogenous? What does homogenous mean? The word homogenous has been derived from two Greek words that are... Read More
1. The quality or state of being uniform; freedom from variation or difference; resemblance to itself at all... Read More
In a uniform manner; without variation or diversity; by a regular, constant, or common ratio of change; with even... Read More
Just like any other organism, the process of reproduction is pivotal to the life cycle of plants. There... Read More
1. Agreeing in quantity, size, quality, degree, value, etc.; having the same magnitude, the same value, the same... Read More
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
A hypokinetic disorder characterized by the inflexibility or stiffness of the limb that is maintained... Read More
What is fragmentation? In general, fragmentation refers to the state or the process of breaking... Read More
1. A defensive covering for the head. See Casque, Headpiece, morion, Sallet, and Illust. Of beaver.
2. The... Read More
A simplified design of the ocular optical system, represented as having a single refracting surface and a... Read More
Woolly cheetahs were reported in the 19th century as a separate species of cheetah that had longer, denser fur. Several... Read More
(Science: plant biology) a group of plant growth substances (often called phytohormones or plant hormones), the most... Read More
What is endocytosis in biology? Endocytosis is a cellular process by which a cell internalizes any... Read More
Axon Hillock Definition
What is axon hillock? If you are familiar with the different parts of the neuron, the axon hillock... Read More
Origin: L, a small measure. See Module.
(Science: mathematics) A quantity or coefficient, or constant, which... Read More
in chemistry, a system whose parts cannot be mechanically separated, and is therefore uniform throughout... Read More
Hyaline Cartilage Definition
Before we define hyaline cartilage, let us understand what cartilage is. What is cartilage? Is... Read More
The human heart structure consists of heart chambers (2 atria and 2 ventricles) that differ functionally from each other.... Read More
The decrease in apparent viscosity that occurs when a suspension, such as blood, is made to flow... Read More
A mixture that is not uniform in its composition; the components can be visibly... Read More
1. Having the constituent parts so compact, or so firmly adhering, as to resist the impression or penetration of other... Read More
Origin: Cf. F. Susceptibilite.
1. The state or quality of being susceptible; the capability of receiving... Read More
tissue weighting factor
In radiation protection, a factor weighting the equivalent dose in a particular tissue or organ in... Read More
(Science: cell biology) One of the classic problems in developmental biology is the way in which complex... Read More
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 Definition
What is natural selection in biology? Natural selection is defined as a process in nature... Read More
Consisting of or composed of similar elements or ingredients, of a uniform quality throughout.
Origin: gr. Genos... Read More
1. A making equal; equal division; equality; equilibrium. Again the golden day resumed its right, And ruled in just... Read More
1. The act of saving; preservation or deliverance from destruction, danger, or great calamity.
2. The redemption... Read More
(Science: physiology) Having warm blood; applied especially to those animals, as birds and mammals, which have... Read More
(Science: microbiology) a uniform and uninterrupted layer of bacterial growth, in which individual colonies cannot be... Read More
Not regular; not conforming to a law, method, or usage recognised as the general rule; not according to common... Read More
1. A member of any religious order or community who has taken the vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience, and who... Read More
1. Exactly corresponding; resembling in all respects; precisely like.
2. Nearly corresponding; resembling in many... Read More
All living organisms begin in the same form: as a single cell. That cell will divide and the resulting cells will... Read More