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Dissect

Dissect

1. (Science: anatomy) to divide into separate parts; to cut in pieces; to separate and expose the parts of, as an animal or a plant, for examination and to show their structure and relations; to anatomize.

2. To analyze, for the purposes of science or criticism; to divide and examine minutely. This paragraph . . . I have dissected for a sample. (Atterbury)

Origin: L. Dissectus, p. P. Of dissecare; dis- _ secare to cut. See section.


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Re: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?

Although this thread is very old, this is an interesting question to me that I want to dissect piece by piece. You may just be comparing your aging to men from different regional backgrounds. Many men of european descent do not develop much hair until well into their ...

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by badgertoes
Sat Dec 28, 2013 8:31 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?
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Re: Codons are triplets, but what's a Singlet, Doublet, etc?

... banding program is one of them. It does not need to search for similarity like the BLAST algorithm does, this algorithm just has to most simply dissect and display the singlet, doublet, triplet, etc. contents of Fasta files with bitmap images that I then convert to png format. Even with Visual ...

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by GaryGaulin
Thu Oct 25, 2012 2:15 am
 
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: Codons are triplets, but what's a Singlet, Doublet, etc?
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Views: 9223

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... evolution and natural selection themselves can be a mechanism through which a designer may operate. Going back to what Nick7 said, you'd have to dissect the laws by which the universe operates to perhaps see how the designer operates. Then we'd be able to discuss possible evidence for/against ...

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by awkko808
Tue Dec 20, 2011 10:52 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 559
Views: 761951

Re: beginner biology?

You may dissect something like a fetal pig or cat; that is par for the course in beginning bio couses. Once you start "freshman biology" ( two semesters), you will probably get other dissections like sea stars, birds, ...

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by CarlosG
Tue Aug 02, 2011 3:23 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: beginner biology?
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Views: 3159

beginner biology?

that's not much fun :lol: :roll: I guess that depends on your school or courses ;) I think I have actually never dissect anything.

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by JackBean
Mon Aug 01, 2011 8:04 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: beginner biology?
Replies: 6
Views: 3159
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