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Air chamber

Air chamber

1. A chamber or cavity filled with air, in an animal or plant.

2. A cavity containing air to act as a spring for equalizing the flow of a liquid in a pump or other hydraulic machine.


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Question on Crab resiration..Wrinklers experiment

1) Does a shore-crab normally irrigate its branchial chamber by exhaling or inhaling at the front edge of the carapace ? 2)When the crab swallows water , does it pump air in the same direction or opposite direction? 3) Why does dissolveed oxygen appears to ...

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by aaaaaaaaaa17
Wed Nov 25, 2009 6:25 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Question on Crab resiration..Wrinklers experiment
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this is a bio cell question for my bio class, i need help!!

... too!!! Let’s say there are two different gases diffusing through an air filled chamber, what would be the best explanation why these gases moved? a) they moved from a high ...

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by cmendoza826
Thu Oct 01, 2009 3:42 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: this is a bio cell question for my bio class, i need help!!
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... before, many fish ( Corydoras catfish, for example) can swallow air from the water's surface and absorb oxygen through their intestinal lining. Lungs evolved as a chamber of the intestine that gradually split off into its own organ. In essence, your ...

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by AFJ
Fri Feb 27, 2009 8:53 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bible vs Darwin
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Views: 298545

Bible vs Darwin

... before, many fish ( Corydoras catfish, for example) can swallow air from the water's surface and absorb oxygen through their intestinal lining. Lungs evolved as a chamber of the intestine that gradually split off into its own organ. In essence, your ...

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by alextemplet
Fri Feb 27, 2009 5:38 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bible vs Darwin
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WHY?

... like Yew (Taxus sp.). Members of the family Taxaceae have no pollen chamber because they reproduce differently than other conifers. They don't ... hint. The pollen grain is transferred by the wind. Wouldn't wings make air travel easier? I hope this helps. Good luck. :D

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by ivygirl_5
Sun Aug 26, 2007 6:34 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: WHY?
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