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Concept

Concept

1. An abstract idea or notion.

2. An explanatory variable or principle in a scientific system.

Synonym: conception.

Origin: L. Conceptum, something understood, pp. Ntr. Of concipio, to receive, apprehend


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Trying to prove height increase...need help

20140723_121159.jpg So I think I have proof of concept for my finger which are long bones but there are some differences between finger bones and long bones. I need you to validate that the finger on the right hand is longer. I have some before ...

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by MiniGolfer
Thu Jul 24, 2014 9:09 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trying to prove height increase...need help
Replies: 2
Views: 305

Re: Ecological Niche

... p069 “There is no such thing as the ecological niche, there are at least three current, and quite different, uses of this abstract and enigmatic concept.

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by Gannet
Tue Mar 11, 2014 9:44 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Ecological Niche
Replies: 4
Views: 13956

Polymorphism and Mutation

What is the difference between Gene Polymorphism and Gene Mutation :?: :?: :?: please give a clear concept. :|

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by Helics
Tue Mar 04, 2014 4:33 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Polymorphism and Mutation
Replies: 2
Views: 1587

Instinctive Behavior and Innate Ideas

... and one them I used the term. My current position on this subject as I stated before is that I do not reject it, that I am just challenging the concept. I concur with taxes and reflexes being innate, and that evolutionary adaptation affecting genes which changes a species physiology (which includes ...

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by Gannet
Sun Mar 02, 2014 5:22 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Instinctive Behavior and Innate Ideas
Replies: 1
Views: 1189

Re:

Gannet, your concept doesn't agree with the facts. One can frighten the young of certain bird species by moving above them along a straight line an object shaped like a bird with outstretched wings. Other shapes won't elicit that ...

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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: 8209
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