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1. Bold; courageous; daring; intrepid; opposed to cowardly; as, a brave man; a brave act.

2. Having any sort of superiority or excellence; especially such as in conspicuous. Iron is a brave commodity where wood aboundeth. (Bacon) It being a brave day, i walked to Whitehall. (Pepys)

3. Making a fine show or display. Wear my dagger with the braver grace. (Shak) For i have gold, and therefore will be brave. In silks ill rattle it of every colour. (robert Greene) Frog and lizard in holiday coats And turtle brave in his golden spots. (Emerson)

Synonym: Courageous, gallant, daring, valiant, valorous, bold, heroic, intrepid, fearless, dauntless, magnanimous, high-spirited, stout-hearted. See gallant.

Origin: f. Brave, It. Or sp. Bravo, (orig) fierce, wild, savage, prob. From. L. Barbarus. See Barbarous, and cf. Bravo.

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Re: The Bioethical dilema of Genetic modification

... like monkeys from fire . If they don't want progress then they the must go to the cave and live there forever . As we bulgarians say we must act brave and irresponsible . :D

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Sun Nov 20, 2011 5:50 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: The Bioethical dilema of Genetic modification
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Stomach bloating and weight gain

... claims they have IBS. He still picks on ppl, even when they have healed themselves. hmmm! So it will be interesting if anyone over there will be brave enough to try Ketotifen. lololol

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by CheeMiss
Sun Sep 05, 2010 4:45 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Altering Genes

can i know the relations between 'brave new world'(aldous huxley) and altering genes-biogenetics. in the terms of losing individuality.[url][/url]

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by Dojiwan
Sun Apr 11, 2010 12:15 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Altering Genes
Replies: 14
Views: 9867

Fitness and Diet

... names were Marshall and ..... One of the guys drank a broth containing the H.pylori bacteria to see if it gave him stomach ulcers..... it did! Brave guy... all good stuff in the name of science. Best wishes thudu

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by thudu
Mon May 11, 2009 9:22 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Fitness and Diet
Replies: 14
Views: 24609

Important unknown nanotech within humans

... Textbooks 3. Peer-reviewed journals 4. .edu domain sites because no one bar research scientists working for the governments/militaries a and few brave scientists are actually undertaking research and study into it. those few brave scientists who do actually do discover there is something in it ...

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by vincio
Tue Feb 10, 2009 4:23 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
Replies: 32
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