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Case

Case

1. An instance of disease with its attendant circumstances.

Compare: patient.

2. A box or container.

Origin: L. Casus, an occurrence

Borderline case, a patient, whose clinical findings are suggestive, but not fully convincing, of a specific diagnosis.


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Biologists are required. Help with explanation

In that case you should probably provide the context... (actually not really, but it would be probably easier to explain with the context)

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by JackBean
Tue Mar 11, 2014 2:23 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biologists are required. Help with explanation
Replies: 4
Views: 721

Re:

... ideas, ideas we're born with) and saying that "there is nothing in the mind that has not previously gone through the senses" (in your case, at least as far as unlearned reactions to predators are concerned [actually, unlearned by the individual but obviously learned by the species ...

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by Gannet
Sun Mar 02, 2014 3:40 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
Replies: 12
Views: 3926

Newbie question about the first life

... forms was far more adequate. Even so, 1) I doubt that most individuals belonging to that minority are aware of most of the nearly one thousand cases I've gathered so far and consequently they could find the lists useful, and 2) I am no more of a simplifier than BioLib, where they seem to believe ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Sat Mar 01, 2014 12:28 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
Replies: 14
Views: 714

Are predators always smarter than their prey?

... ideas, ideas we're born with) and saying that "there is nothing in the mind that has not previously gone through the senses" (in your case, at least as far as unlearned reactions to predators are concerned [actually, unlearned by the individual but obviously learned by the species ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Fri Feb 28, 2014 12:30 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
Replies: 12
Views: 3926

cladograms

Let's put it this way. In each case, there was firt organism A (in the very bottom). Then it split into 1 and B. Further B split into 2 and 3. And it doesn't matter how you switch the tree. All the parts are freely rotable.

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by JackBean
Thu Feb 27, 2014 7:01 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: cladograms
Replies: 7
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