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(Science: microscopy) The distinctness with which the very fine detail in an image or photograph can be seen.


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Hyperadrenergic POTS

... associated with a systolic BP increment ≥10 mmHg during 10 minutes of HUT, and an orthostatic plasma norepinephrine ≥600 pg/mL. As a part of the definition, POTS is associated with a hyperadrenergic state. In many such cases, the hyperadrenergic state is secondary to a partial dysautonomia or ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 5:38 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Hyperadrenergic POTS
Replies: 0
Views: 49

Re: Ecological Niche

The definition I like is from http://www.nps.gov/glba/forteachers/marine-environment-instructional-resources.htm Ecological Niche - The way a species 'makes its living;' where it lives, what it consumes, and ...

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by Gannet
Tue Mar 11, 2014 9:44 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Ecological Niche
Replies: 4
Views: 11142

Instinctive Behavior and Innate Ideas

... nest building - by observing previous generations building nests imprinting - has been claimed by Lorenz as instinctive behavior which based on definition cannot be modified even when the behavior is inappropriate; however, imprinting has been shown to decrease with time. I am interested in ...

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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: 138

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... nest building - by observing previous generations building nests imprinting - has been claimed by Lorenz as instinctive behavior which based on definition cannot be modified; however, imprinting has been shown to decrease with time. I believe our conversation has digress away from the OP's question ...

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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

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... is complete gibberish. Also, I find it odd that you’re asking me to have an open mind when your mind is seemingly hermetically sealed. A bigot, by definition, is someone with a closed mind. I repeat-open mind. We all descended from the same line, then changed over the Eons, into different "races" ...

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by Seth90210
Sun Feb 16, 2014 9:35 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 68
Views: 218753
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