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Origin: L. Ambiguitas, fr. Ambiguus: cf. F. Ambiguite.

The quality or state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty, particularly as to the signification of language, arising from its admitting of more than one meaning; an equivocal word or expression. No shadow of ambiguity can rest upon the course to be pursued. (i. Taylor) The words are of single signification, without any ambiguity. (South)

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... to find a phone that has it's numbers re-arranged and trying to dial a number when you suffer from memory failures and confusion). I know my ambiguity is annoying (think of it as trying to work out magnetism when it hadn't yet been discovered) but I don't want to make any false claims. But ...

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by JoshuaFlynn
Thu May 31, 2012 1:18 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Electromagnetic fields generated by the human body
Replies: 40
Views: 194334

Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

... the physical features changed a lot... but it is not a change of specie, as we know... scientifics have here an important margin of ambiguity, here. But the most important: all mutant microbes have to change of specie after 30.000 generations, because men are able to do it, and with ...

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by christianstrategies
Tue Feb 07, 2012 3:54 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
Replies: 309
Views: 592147

Re: need help with subcloning !!

... how do i still have the fragement inside teh strange vector that has lost some part. 2) the chromatogram is pretty good in terms of quality, no ambiguity ! I have checked again, I have Bam _ my fragment_stopcodon_ immediately after is GAATTTT no eco_site in 3' ?? :( i am not able to figure out ...

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by Jasmine0507
Wed Dec 21, 2011 4:55 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: need help with subcloning !!
Replies: 3
Views: 2299


Well, I don't know if it is an ambiguity: but why do we still have the extra X chromosome? I know we need it for germ cell lineage, but why keep it in the somatic cells of the organism? The energy expenditure of having to duplicate it every ...

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by kolean
Mon Nov 30, 2009 2:28 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Alleles
Replies: 6
Views: 4427

Amino Acids - Parts and Roles?

... in the middle is your asymmetric carbon (a carbon bonded to four different molecular groups). Not sure if that answers your question, to eliminate ambiguity, next time elaborate on what you want answered. Cheers.

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by carbonbasedlifeform
Wed Oct 21, 2009 5:13 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Amino Acids - Parts and Roles?
Replies: 3
Views: 1236
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