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Dependence

The quality or condition of relying upon, being influenced by, or being subservient to a person or object reflecting a particular need.

Origin: L. Dependeo, to hang from being abnormally tolerant to and dependent on something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming (especially alcohol or narcotic drugs).


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reproductive sytem

... system and other body systems. Name three organ systems that the reproductive system especially depends upon, and briefly explain that dependence. Then name two systems whose anatomy or physiology is influenced by the hormones of the reproductive system, and describe these influences. ...

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by angel92
Sun Feb 23, 2014 5:05 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: reproductive sytem
Replies: 1
Views: 2569

reproductive system

... system and other body systems. Name three organ systems that the reproductive system especially depends upon, and briefly explain that dependence. Then name two systems whose anatomy or physiology is influenced by the hormones of the reproductive system, and describe these influences.

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by angel92
Sun Feb 23, 2014 3:55 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: reproductive system
Replies: 1
Views: 2210

Re: Origins of life

... in this assumption it begs the question of how fast can we expect homo sapiens to change given the rapid increase in the rate of technological dependence. Evolution is change over time. It never stops. When selective pressure is lifted (conditions favorable = easy survival), you observe increase ...

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by Cat
Sat Jul 13, 2013 2:59 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origins of life
Replies: 327
Views: 180380

Re: Origins of life

... in this assumption it begs the question of how fast can we expect homo sapiens to change given the rapid increase in the rate of technological dependence.

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by animartco
Wed Jul 10, 2013 12:41 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origins of life
Replies: 327
Views: 180380

Photosysnthesis

... yield, but it's not like increasing with monochromatic light, because the other wavelengths just pass away. The intensity has classical shape of dependence on any nutrient. First it grows until some saturation, but then it may decline because of photoinhibition etc.

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by JackBean
Thu Feb 02, 2012 12:21 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Photosysnthesis
Replies: 10
Views: 6235
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