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Deplete

Deplete

1. (Science: medicine) to empty or unload, as the vessels of human system, by bloodletting or by medicine.

2. To reduce by destroying or consuming the vital powers of; to exhaust, as a country of its strength or resources, a treasury of money, etc.

Origin: From L. Deplere to empty out; de- _ plere to fill. Forined like replete, complete. See fill, full.


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silly question about community ecology?

... it to work on (that I am working on) but thats beside the point. Hmm in humans the food source is lasting and hence is the race but once the food depletes there will be problems there were people who had predicted by when would the food source deplete (though they were proved wrong due technological ...

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by jwalin
Sat Dec 18, 2010 12:08 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: silly question about community ecology?
Replies: 6
Views: 3949

Calvin Cycle - Please Help!

... gain more intermediates leading to higher flux in other pathways. On the other hand, if you wished to use more, than fixed carbons, you would deplete your intermediates, theoretically leading up to stopping of the Calvin cycle ;)

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by JackBean
Wed Dec 16, 2009 11:06 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Calvin Cycle - Please Help!
Replies: 4
Views: 1845

Conditions for a stable ecosystem? (for a simulation)

... buggy but you can see what I meant in my first post. Depending on what constants I change, I always get one of two results, either the carnivores deplete the herbivore layer or the carnivores can't get enough food to sustain themselves and all that remains is the herbivore and plant layer. To ...

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by Smig
Sun Apr 19, 2009 12:31 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Conditions for a stable ecosystem? (for a simulation)
Replies: 11
Views: 21513

The Fiber Disease

... Something caused a mutation on a Human gene to put this in our family. Now, if trichinella is allowed to form a nurse cell in the muscle, it will deplete the muscle of protein and muscle fiber. Now, are those fibers leaving our body, in other words are they nerve fibers? are they muscle fibers? ...

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by Skytroll
Thu Sep 28, 2006 3:28 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5490995

The Fiber Disease

... in 2000? with no doubt genetic alterations in delivery systems, so as to be undetected. Well, the Rockefellers were looking for a way to deplete the overall population without any evidence in plain sight. This would be one way to do it. It began in New York. But, the original monkeys ...

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by Skytroll
Thu Jul 06, 2006 5:38 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5490995


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