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1. A cylindrical lens.

2. A cylindrical or rodlike renal cast.

3. A cylindrical metal container for gases stored under high pressure.

Origin: g. Kylindros, a roll

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Yeast experiment

... all, New member. Wanted to ask a couple questions about a recent yeast experiment. Basically. the experiment was this: Two graduated fermentation cylinders were used. In one, about 100 ml of Yeast with sugar was mixed with d- water. In the other, 100ml yeast w/out sugar (aka Glucose) was mixed ...

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by gwuc4
Mon Jun 06, 2011 6:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Yeast experiment
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So far as I understand it, cells of various color are both covered / uncovered and change shape from small cylinders to flattened discs to change the overall color of an area.

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by Darby
Sat Nov 28, 2009 4:10 am
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Topic: Chameleons
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A Monkey's Uncle

... relationships are ever changing. Predators adapt to prey behaviors. There are cases similar to the one you cited, in which dolphins will create cylinders of bubbles that trap anchovies in ever smaller bunches, so that the dolphins have a higher success rate when they swim through. This is an ...

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by AstusAleator
Mon Mar 19, 2007 9:36 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A Monkey's Uncle
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The Fiber Disease

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Fri Dec 22, 2006 6:54 am
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The Fiber Disease

... AND what about DIFFRACTOR? in following. This was pub in 1981. "The polar pili of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains K and O are hollow cylinders with 52 Å outer diameter and 12 Å inner diameter. There is a girdle of low electron density (interpreted as due to a local concentration of ...

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