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  • 61 Thermogenic — Ther mo*gen ic, a. (Physiol.) Relating to heat, or to the production of heat; producing heat; thermogenous; as, the thermogenic tissues. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 62 Cyanoacrylate — Chemical structure of methyl cyanoacrylate Cyanoacrylate is the generic name for cyanoacrylate based fast acting adhesives such as methyl 2 cyanoacrylate, ethyl 2 cyanoacrylate (commonly sold under trade names like Super Glue and Krazy Glue), and …

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  • 63 Araceae — Arum family Temporal range: 70–0 Ma …

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  • 64 tundra — /tun dreuh, toon /, n. one of the vast, nearly level, treeless plains of the arctic regions of Europe, Asia, and North America. [1835 45; < Russ túndra < Lappish; cf. Kola Lappish tundar flat elevated area] * * * Treeless, level or rolling ground …

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  • 65 thermocoagulation — noun congealing tissue by heat (as by electric current) • Hypernyms: ↑curdling, ↑clotting, ↑coagulation * * * |thər(ˌ)mō+ noun Etymology: therm + coagulation : surgical coagulation of tissue by the application of heat (as from a high frequency… …

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  • 66 thermogenic — |thərmə|jenik adjective Etymology: therm + genic : of or relating to the production of heat : producing heat * * * /therr meuh jen ik/, adj. causing or pertaining to the production of heat. [1875 80; THERMO + GENIC] * * * thermogenetˈic or… …

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  • 67 Far side of the Moon — The far side of the Moon is the lunar hemisphere that is permanently turned away from the Earth. The far hemisphere was first photographed by the Soviet Luna 3 probe in 1959, and was first directly observed by human eyes when the Apollo 8 mission …

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  • 68 Slave craton — which is one of the oldest dated rock units on Earth at 4.03 Ga. The crust of the Slave craton is thought to have amalgamated during a 2.69 Ga collision between a proto Slave western basement complex, known as the Central Slave Basement Complex,… …

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  • 69 Association of Registered Gas Installers — The Association of Registered Gas Installers (ARGI) is a free web based association. Registration (membership) is open to gas installers who are already registered with CORGI (Council for Registered Gas Installers). ARGI was formed in 2004 to… …

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  • 70 burner — noun Date: 14th century 1. one that burns; especially the part of a fuel burning or heat producing device (as a furnace or stove) where the flame or heat is produced 2. an athlete who possesses great speed …

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  • 71 Lunar mare — The lunar maria  /ˈm …

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  • 72 Nelumbo nucifera — Padma redirects here. For other uses, see Padma (disambiguation). This article is about the flower. For the Prince album, see Lotusflower (album). For the Radiohead song, see Lotus Flower (song). Nelumbo nucifera …

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  • 73 X-ray vision — In science fiction stories, X ray vision has generally been portrayed as the ability to see through layers of objects at the discretion of the holder of this superpower. People often pretend to have this ability through the use of X ray glasses,… …

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  • 74 The Final Night — Infobox comic book title title=The Final Night imagesize=190 caption=Cover from The Final Night TPB starring the Justice League, art by Stuart Immonen and Jose Marzan Jr.. schedule=Weekly format=Mini series limited=y publisher=DC Comics… …

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  • 75 New Frontiers program — For other uses, see New Frontier (disambiguation). The spacecraft New Horizons launched in 2006 towards Pluto The New Frontiers program is a series of space exploration missions being conducted by NASA with the purpose of researching several of… …

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  • 76 Electric furnace — An electric furnace may be any of the following type of heat producing equipment using electric power: * A central heating plant for a home or building * An electric arc furnace used for steelmaking and smelting of certain ores * An industrial… …

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  • 77 water — waterer, n. waterless, adj. waterlessly, adv. waterlessness, n. waterlike, adj. /waw teuhr, wot euhr/, n. 1. a transparent, odorless, tasteless liquid, a compound of hydrogen and oxygen, H2O, freezing at 32°F or 0°C and boiling at 212°F or 100°C …

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  • 78 Brown fat — Brown adipose tissue, a rapid source of energy for infants in whom it forms about 5% of body weight. It is brown because the cells in it are packed with small cellular organs called mitochondria, which are energy factories, and it has a rich… …

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  • 79 isodynamic law — in the production of heat in the body the different foodstuffs are interchangeable in accordance with their heat producing values …

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  • 80 normal temperature — the temperature of the human body in health, about 37°C (98.6°F) when measured orally. This is maintained by the thermotaxic nerve mechanism, which maintains a balance between the thermogenetic, or heat producing, and the thermolytic, or heat… …

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