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1. Having a beak or a beaklike point; beak-shaped. Each beaked promontory.

2. (Science: biology) Furnished with a process or a mouth like a beak; rostrate.

(Science: zoology) beaked whale, a cetacean of the genus Hyperoodon; the bottlehead whale.

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Blood type changing spontaneously with a transplant?

... isnt a miscarriage but i dont understand why i am fine, i have no metal issuse, i am completely normal. I did read that a sign of tetraploid is a beaked nose which i have, and at birth and club foot is present, i was born with a turned foot which is fine now, but apart from those physical signs ...

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by bombermum
Mon May 02, 2011 9:38 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Blood type changing spontaneously with a transplant?
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Re: Natural selection is proven wrong

... new genes then NS cant generate new species as colin leslie dean says Not irrefutable. Let me see if I can articulate my thinking. The straight beaked booby has an offspring. This offspring has a mutation that causes it to have a curved beak. For some reason the curved beak booby survives and ...

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by MichaelXY
Wed Oct 07, 2009 10:28 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
Replies: 247
Views: 690516

What is the most dangerous snake in the world

... extremely aggressive when frightened or disturbed. Indeed, many snake experts put it on the top of their list of short-tempered species. The beaked sea snake is generally considered to be the worlds most dangerous sea snake. Blamed for many deaths in southeast Asia, in particular, it normally ...

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by Condraz23
Sun Oct 15, 2006 4:19 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the most dangerous snake in the world
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The Fiber Disease

... to address fundamental issues in signal processing, especially accurate estimation of tracker error covariance matrices. • Initiated research into Beaked Whale (Ziphius cavirostris, Mesoplodon densirostris, Mesoplodon europaeus) bioacoustic and spatial/temporal habitat characterization in the Tongue ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Sun Sep 10, 2006 3:50 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Origins of life

... with relatively small beaks. To make matters worse, survivors with relatively small beaks were at a mating disadvantage. It appears that short-beaked males were weaker than their better fed large-beaked peers, which appeared to result in a difference in the vigor of the courtship displays of ...

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by David George
Thu Mar 30, 2006 11:03 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origins of life
Replies: 327
Views: 208367
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