Dictionary » D » Drifts

Drifts

Drifts

slow ocular movements of greater amplitude than flicks, occurring during ocular fixation.

Synonym: drift movements.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... stop my work rate as i sit there in a mild trance like state waiting for the next little thrill. I have trouble concentrating at work as my mind drifts off somewhere else when in a meeting - i now realise that this pleasurable effect can make my mind wander and think about other things. Anyway ...

See entire post
by Steviep1969
Mon Nov 12, 2012 12:07 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
Replies: 89
Views: 142507

Need help with an alien cell (for a plausible fiction)

... of the other interior organelles (excluding Endobulloids). The replicoid then breaks off the inner cell membrane in the form of said organelle and drifts into the cell cavity. The only exception is the ER, where the replicoid coils out and elongates untill it comes in contact with a nucleus. - ...

See entire post
by TemporalV01D
Tue Feb 08, 2011 1:48 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Need help with an alien cell (for a plausible fiction)
Replies: 3
Views: 9516

Defective genes & treatments Question?

... be wrong with the baby and start the treatment at an early stage. ---- I don't think my answer is on point though, it's really vague. and kind of drifts towards Amniocentesis because I haven't found much when doing research for it... any suggestions?

See entire post
by rosarioduniam89
Sat Jan 10, 2009 7:57 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Defective genes & treatments Question?
Replies: 2
Views: 2995

The Fiber Disease

... your eeve, You should be at home on a cold Christmas Eve!" For barely a moment I saw his eyes shift, Away from the cold and the snow blown in drifts.. To the window that danced with a warm fire's light Then he sighed and he said "Its really all right, I'm out here by choice. I'm here ...

See entire post
by RANDY
Thu Nov 30, 2006 1:51 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5483771

natural selection and genetic drift

one the main lessons here is that the an allele drifts quicker to dominance in smaller populations, which similarly allows for quicker fixation of neutral alleles in smaller populations than in huge populations.

See entire post
by weesper
Sat Oct 28, 2006 2:11 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: natural selection and genetic drift
Replies: 3
Views: 2334
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,013 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link