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(1) To absorb or be incorporated into the biological tissue.

(2) To convert food or nutriment into a biological tissue.

(3) To compare or liken to something similar; to bear resemblance.


Word origin: Latin assimilātus (likened to, made like)
Related forms: assimilation (noun)


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holographic origin of life

... would not expect to see so fast changes in proto-earth. Instead, the expansion would have been much more slow (geometric?), because bacteria must assimilate nutrients for food from the surrounding environment while growing in numbers. *[If anyone wonders how anything can be used as a reference ...

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by minasole
Thu Jan 01, 2015 9:02 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: holographic origin of life
Replies: 15
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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... are found in every single population cluster? How do you account for the fact that any human, regardless of race or ethnicity, can adapt and assimilate any other human culture? Just look at the United States for proof. How do you account for the fact that all "races" of humans are ...

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by Seth90210
Sun Feb 16, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 75
Views: 334179

Bible vs Darwin

... thats why i am attracted to the Chinese[in China]. But they seem to be Unique in everything which i think could be modified.While Indians rarely assimilate into the foreign cultures,chinese are more "miscible".

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by David George
Wed Jan 14, 2009 2:47 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bible vs Darwin
Replies: 293
Views: 323402

Benefits of vitamine D

. Vit D should be taken simultaneously with CALCIUM. I forgot exactly why (I'll look it up), but I think it requires calcium to assimilate properly and prevent taxing the body's already-established (or lack of) levels of calcium. RK

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by robertkernodle
Thu Jun 28, 2007 6:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Benefits of vitamine D
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The Fiber Disease

... as our model system for studying Roseobacter-dinoflagellate interactions (2). Within these cultures, bacteria native to the algal niche assimilate dinoflagellate-derived nutrients and are intrinsically propagated with the dinoflagellates in continuous subcultures. The bacterial community ...

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by Skytroll
Wed Nov 08, 2006 7:58 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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