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Capacity

power or ability to hold, retain or contain or the ability to absorb.

Origin: L. Capacitas, from capere = to take


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Does other animals have faster nerve speeds?

... (ie, stimulus -> brain ->memory -> action); would they have faster nerves speeds or brain speeds, if they had faster brains with low capacity; and if fast enough (relativity) then would they hear sound in a lower frequency? could it mean they can see light in a different colour? my ...

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by 1832vin
Wed Feb 05, 2014 9:39 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does other animals have faster nerve speeds?
Replies: 1
Views: 1292

TLDA screening analysis

We asked to AB for the capacity of the computer. We bought a omputer stronger than what is required. Whe have 8G of RAM just for this. and the soft still too slow. So we are looking for an alternative. Thank you.

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by laurentPre
Mon Jan 20, 2014 9:30 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: TLDA screening analysis
Replies: 4
Views: 983

Reasons why spontaneous human combustion is impossible?

... all the time). I'd say the point No. 3 is very important. If you have 70 kg person, he or she contains about 42 kg of water. The specific heat capacity of water is ~4200 J/kg.°C. If that person has temperature of 37°C (of course the peripherals will have lower temperature) and the autoignition ...

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by JackBean
Wed Dec 04, 2013 9:41 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Reasons why spontaneous human combustion is impossible?
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Views: 3655

heart failure

... factors a-e. Drag and drop the phrase into the appropriate box. Each phrase may only be used once. a. Breathlessness (reduces the oxygen carrying capacity of the blood) b. An overactive thyroid gland (increases the metabolic demand by the tissues.) c. Stenosis of the mitral valve (causes damage ...

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by zak
Fri Nov 22, 2013 6:44 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: heart failure
Replies: 2
Views: 1638

what causes us to breathe

... factors a-e. Drag and drop the phrase into the appropriate box. Each phrase may only be used once. a. Breathlessness (reduces the oxygen carrying capacity of the blood) b. An overactive thyroid gland (increases the metabolic demand by the tissues.) c. Stenosis of the mitral valve (causes damage ...

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by zak
Thu Nov 21, 2013 10:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: what causes us to breathe
Replies: 23
Views: 13057
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