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  • 141 Stem (bicycle part) — The stem, also called a goose neck, [cite web url = http://www.sheldonbrown.com/gloss g.html#gooseneck title = Sheldon Brown Glossary: Goose Neck accessdate = 2008 01 01|last=Brown |first=Sheldon |authorlink=Sheldon Brown (bicycle mechanic)… …

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  • 142 Stem Cell Reviews — Infobox Magazine title = Stem Cell Reviews | image size = 200px | image caption = editor = Kursad Turksen frequency = Quarterly circulation = category = Cell biology company = Springer firstdate = 2005 country = United States language = English… …

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  • 143 Stem cell — One of the human body s master cells, with the ability to grow into any one of the body s more than 200 cell types. All stem cells are unspecialized (undifferentiated) cells that are characteristically of the same family type (lineage). They… …

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  • 144 stem cell — noun an undifferentiated cell whose daughter cells may differentiate into other cell types (such as blood cells) • Hypernyms: ↑somatic cell, ↑vegetative cell • Hyponyms: ↑hematopoeitic stem cell * * * noun : an unspecialized and usually embryonic …

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  • 145 Stem rust — Puccinia graminis Scientific classification Kingdom: Fungi Phylum …

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  • 146 Stem cell transplantation — Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) or bone marrow transplantation is a medical procedure in the field of hematology and oncology that involves transplantation of hematopoietic stem cells (HSC). It is most often performed for people… …

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  • 147 stem from — HAVE ITS ORIGINS IN, arise from, originate from, spring from, derive from, come from, emanate from, flow from, proceed from; BE CAUSED BY, be brought on/about by, be produced by. → stem * * * ˈstem from [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they… …

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  • 148 Stem Christie — The Stem Christie is a technique in skiing for turning. It is a refinement of the basic stem technique, where prior to the turn the uphill ski is stemmed (tail skidded outward) from being parallel with the downhill ski to form a V shape.The turn… …

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  • 149 Stem (music) — Stems can refer to two things in music, relating to music notation and production. Notation Parts of the note Stems are the lines which extend from the notehead. Stems may point up or down. Different facing stems indicate the voice for polyphonic …

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  • 150 Stem Stem in Electro — Infobox Album | Name = Stem Stem in Electro Type = Album Artist = Hṛṣṭa Released = May 2 2005 (Europe) May 16 2005 (World) Recorded = Hotel2Tango Genre = Post rock Length = 43:00 Label = Constellation CST036 Producer = Reviews = Last album = L… …

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  • 151 stem turn — noun a turn made in skiing; the back of one ski is forced outward and the other ski is brought parallel to it • Syn: ↑stem • Derivationally related forms: ↑stem (for: ↑stem) • Hypernyms: ↑turn, ↑ …

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  • 152 Stem (song) — Infobox Single Name = Stem Artist = DJ Shadow Album = Endtroducing..... Released = start date|1996 Format = 7 vinyl, CD Recorded = 1996 The Glue Factory (San Francisco, California) Genre = Experimental hip hop Length = 11:14 Label = Mo Wax Writer …

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  • 153 Stem cell transplantation — The use of stem cells as a treatment for cancer or other diseases: {{}}The stem cells are removed (or obtained) from a donor. Before a transplant is done for cancer, the patient receives high dose chemotherapy and/or radiation to destroy the… …

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  • 154 stem ginger — noun tropical Asian plant widely cultivated for its pungent root; source of gingerroot and powdered ginger • Syn: ↑common ginger, ↑Canton ginger, ↑Zingiber officinale • Hypernyms: ↑ginger • Part Meronyms: ↑ginger, ↑ …

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  • 155 stem-end rot — noun or stem end decay : any of various rots (as decay of citrus fruits caused by fungi of the genera Diplodia, Dothiorella, and Phomopsis) starting at the point of attachment to the plant * * * /stem end /, Plant Pathol. a disease of fruits… …

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  • 156 stem rust — noun 1. : a rust attacking the stem of a plant; especially : a destructive disease of wheat and various other grasses that is caused by a rust fungus (Puccinia graminis), is characterized by reddish brown lesions in the uredostage of the parasite …

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  • 157 Stem, North Carolina — Infobox Settlement official name = Stem, North Carolina settlement type = Town nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Location of Stem, North Carolina mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision type =… …

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  • 158 Stem (skiing) — The stem technique in skiing is a method for turning the skier. It is usually credited to Mathias Zdarsky, from Austria, who invented it in the 1890s. Its variations gradually replaced the telemark technique in Alpine skiing.The technique… …

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  • 159 stem cell — an undifferentiated cell that is able to renew itself and produce all the specialized cells within an organ. Stem cells occur in many tissues and organs, including the bone marrow (see haemopoietic stem cell), muscle, liver, pancreas, etc.… …

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  • 160 stem cell — UK / US noun [countable, usually plural] Word forms stem cell : singular stem cell plural stem cells science a cell that is taken from a person or animal at an early stage of development and is capable of developing into cells of any type, for… …

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