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  • 1organic matter — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) The animate world Nouns 1. organic matter, organization, organized nature or world, animated or living nature, living beings; biogenesis, evolution, microevolution, natural selection; genetic engineering,… …

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  • 2form — formable, adj. formably, adv. /fawrm/, n. 1. external appearance of a clearly defined area, as distinguished from color or material; configuration: a triangular form. 2. the shape of a thing or person. 3. a body, esp. that of a human being. 4. a… …

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  • 3Substantial form — A theory of Substantial forms asserts there are things called Forms (or Ideas), and they are what organizes matter and makes it intelligible. Substantial forms are the source of order, unity, and identity of objects. Substantial forms are what is …

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  • 4Mero cabrolla — Mero de lo alto Me ro de lo al to, and a species called also {rock hind}, distinguished as Mero cabrolla Me ro ca*brol la. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Meroblast Mer o*blast, n. [Gr. me ros part + blast.] (Biol.) An ovum, as that of a mammal, only… …

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  • 5Mero de lo alto — Me ro de lo al to, and a species called also {rock hind}, distinguished as Mero cabrolla Me ro ca*brol la. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Meroblast Mer o*blast, n. [Gr. me ros part + blast.] (Biol.) An ovum, as that of a mammal, only partially composed of …

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  • 6Meroblast — Mero de lo alto Me ro de lo al to, and a species called also {rock hind}, distinguished as Mero cabrolla Me ro ca*brol la. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Meroblast Mer o*blast, n. [Gr. me ros part + blast.] (Biol.) An ovum, as that of a mammal, only… …

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  • 7rock hind — Mero de lo alto Me ro de lo al to, and a species called also {rock hind}, distinguished as Mero cabrolla Me ro ca*brol la. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] Meroblast Mer o*blast, n. [Gr. me ros part + blast.] (Biol.) An ovum, as that of a mammal, only… …

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  • 8Bioplasm — Bi o*plasm (b[imac] [ o]*pl[a^]z m), n. [Gr. bi os life + pla sma form, mold, fr. pla ssein to mold.] (Biol.) A name suggested by Dr. Beale for the germinal matter supposed to be essential to the functions of all living beings; the material… …

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  • 9Holoblast — Hol o*blast, n. [Holo + blast.] (Biol.) an ovum composed entirely of germinal matter. See {Meroblast}. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 10Holoblastic — Hol o*blas tic, a. (Biol.) Undergoing complete segmentation; composed entirely of germinal matter, the whole of the yolk undergoing fission; opposed to meroblastic. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 11Meroblastic — Mer o*blas tic, a. (Biol.) Consisting only in part of germinal matter; characterized by partial segmentation only; as, meroblastic ova, in which a portion of the yolk only undergoes fission; meroblastic segmentation; opposed to holoblastic. [1913 …

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  • 12Fantastic Voyage (TV series) — Fantastic Voyage is an American animated science fiction TV series based on the famous 1966 film directed by Richard Fleischer. The series consists of 17 episodes each running 30 minutes. It was run on ABC TV from September 14, 1968 through… …

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  • 13holoblast — noun An ovum composed entirely of germinal matter …

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  • 14Organization — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Organization >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 organized world organized world organized nature Sgm: N 1 living nature living nature animated nature Sgm: N 1 living beings living beings Sgm: N 1 organic remains organic… …

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  • 15bioplasm — n. Germinal matter …

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  • 16hol|o|blas|tic — «HOL uh BLAS tihk, HOH luh », adjective. Embryology. (of an ovum) consisting entirely or mostly of germinal matter and therefore undergoing complete segmentation: »holoblastic cleavage …

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  • 17hol|o|blast — «HOL uh blast, HOH luh », noun. Embryology. an ovum consisting entirely or mostly of formative or germinal matter. ╂[< holo + Greek blastós germ] …

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  • 18mer|o|blas|tic — «MEHR uh BLAS tihk», adjective. Embryology. (of an ovum) containing nutritive as well as germinal matter and therefore undergoing only partial segmentation, as in birds, reptiles, and most fishes: »meroblastic cleavage …

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  • 19mer|o|blast — «MEHR uh blast», noun. Embryology. an ovum whose contents consist of considerable nutritive as well as formative or germinal matter. ╂[< Greek méros part + blastós germ, sprout] …

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  • 20animal development — Introduction  the processes that lead eventually to the formation of a new animal starting from cells derived from one or more parent individuals. Development thus occurs following the process by which a new generation of organisms is produced by …

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