(Science: procedure) Placing a whole organism or specimen on a slide for microscopic... Read More
1. A mass of earth, or earth and rock, rising considerably above the common surface of the surrounding land; a... Read More
The Anatolian leopard (Panthera pardus tulliana) was once described as a distinct subspecies of leopard native to Anatolia... Read More
The condition wherein an unusually high amount of melanin is produced and deposited resulting in the dark... Read More
1. A kind of ring, or bent piece of metal, wood, leather, or the like, horizontal in one part for receiving the foot... Read More
The stirrup-shaped ossicle that transmits sound from the incus to the cochlea.stirrup
1. A kind of ring, or bent piece of... Read More
noun, plural: white blood cells
Any of the nucleated blood cells that lack hemoglobin, with a primary role in the... Read More
Inabillity to mount a normal immune response. Immunodeficiency can be due to a genetic disease or acquired... Read More
(microscopy) A glass slide prepared by hanging drop technique to observe living and motile microscopic... Read More
1. To spring; to leap; to bound; to rear; to prance; to become rampant; hence, to frolic; to romp.
2. To move by leaps,... Read More
1. The top; the highest point. Fixed on the summit of the highest mount. (Shak)
2. The highest degree; the utmost... Read More
1. An appearance, or a becoming manifest. Whom but just before they beheld transfigured and in a glorious epiphany... Read More
1. To provide with a horse, or with horses; to mount on, or as on, a horse. Being better horsed, outrode me.
2. To sit... Read More
Origin: L. Promonturium, promunturium; pro before - mons, montis, mountain: cf. F. Promontoire. See Mount.
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noun, plural: memory cells
A long-lived immune cell that has the ability to recognize a foreign particle that it... Read More
1. A substance whose parts change their relative position on the slightest pressure, and therefore retain no definite... Read More
1. A hurt, injury, or effect caused by fire or excessive or intense heat.
2. The operation or result of burning or... Read More
1. To come up from a lower to a higher position; to come above the horizon; to come up from one's bed or place of... Read More
1. To place on a seat; to cause to sit down; as, to seat one's self. The guests were no sooner seated but they entered... Read More
1. To go up; to ascend. So up he rose, and thence amounted straight. (Spenser)
2. To rise or reach by an accumulation... Read More
Written by: Maria Victoria Gonzaga
Peer-reviewed by: Cathy Buntting, Ph.D. and Andrea Soanes
New Zealand is... Read More