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Constitution

Constitution

1. The physical makeup of a body, including the mode of performance of its functions, the activity of its metabolic processes, the manner and degree of its reactions to stimuli, and its power of resistance to the attack of pathogenic organisms.

2. In chemistry, the number and kind of atoms in the molecule and the relation they bear to each other.

Origin: L. Constitutio, constitution, disposition, fr. Constituo, pp. -stitutus, to establish, fr. Statuo, to set up


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Thinking in terms of evolution

... skill to save the life of every one to the last moment. There is reason to believe that vaccination has preserved thousands, who from a weak constitution would formerly have succumbed to small-pox. Thus the weak members of civilised societies propagate their kind. No one who has attended ...

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by Luxorien
Sat Nov 16, 2013 7:14 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Thinking in terms of evolution
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Views: 1076

the cultivation of genetics and DNA of Kazakhs people

... generations, if someone do the Kazakhs law will force them to break up their marriage, not allowed, even they do not obey will kill them by the constitution of Kazakhs khan-kings, and this rule written in the constitution Kazakh khans-kings since 1400(till now 600 years old rule, it may be exist ...

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by kazakh7
Wed May 08, 2013 1:50 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: the cultivation of genetics and DNA of Kazakhs people
Replies: 3
Views: 3278

cell specific markers

... more than just a small variation in allele frequencies in different ethnic groups – no effective weapon can be designed that targets a genetic constitution that is also present to a significant extent in the population of the aggressor. From a military perspective, population specificity would ...

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by MarkHolland
Sat Mar 30, 2013 3:16 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cell specific markers
Replies: 3
Views: 4588

evolution and endangered species

... skill to save the life of every one to the last moment. There is reason to believe that vaccination has preserved thousands, who from a weak constitution would formerly have succumbed to small-pox. Thus the weak members of civilised societies propagate their kind. No one who has attended ...

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by Luxorien
Wed Sep 19, 2012 5:08 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: evolution and endangered species
Replies: 11
Views: 5315

Re: Genetic interaction

The main problem is that I don't know how to write genetic constitution of parents :(

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by MSB2012
Sat Dec 10, 2011 7:35 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetic interaction
Replies: 4
Views: 2843
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