Dictionary » E » Exist

Exist

Exist

1. To be as a fact and not as a mode; to have an actual or real being, whether material or spiritual. Who now, alas! No more is missed Than if he never did exist. (Swift) To conceive the world . . . To have existed from eternity. (South)

2. To be manifest in any manner; to continue to be; as, great evils existed in his reign.

3. To live; to have life or the functions of vitality; as, men can not exist water, nor fishes on land.

Synonym: see be.

Origin: L. Existere, exsistere, to step out or forth, emerge, appear, exist; ex out _ sistere to cause to stand, to set, put, place, stand still, fr. Stare to stand: cf. F. Exister. See stand.


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



Results from our forum


CRISPR/Cas technology

... desired mutation, it can be bred out in 1-2 generations and even still, the off targets are primarily in intergenic noncoding sequence space ad exist in a homozygous state. Most people don't see much off-targeting. It took less than a year to make the mouse, generate the data and publish the ...

See entire post
by animodel123
Wed Mar 18, 2015 6:39 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: CRISPR/Cas technology
Replies: 1
Views: 431

I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post

... frequency. Bombay phenotype is an extremely rare ABO group which derives the name "Bombay" because it was first discovered to exist among some people living in the region of Bombay, India. The Bombay group (Oh) results from the inheritance of two rare recessive h genes which ...

See entire post
by saddy51
Sun Jan 04, 2015 10:39 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: I have got some BIG issues! forgive the long post
Replies: 1
Views: 1945

What is the purpose of life?

To reproduce and pass your genetics on to the next generation To be happy To exist It is really just an anthropogenic and teleological question. Why does life need a purpose? http://www.reddit.com/r/philosophy/comments/2fdn1m/the_purpose_of_life_the_teleology_of_biology/

See entire post
by BasicBiology
Wed Nov 05, 2014 9:16 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is the purpose of life?
Replies: 9
Views: 4409

Re: holographic origin of life

Now that I think about it.. actually nothing. In fact its quite the opposite because I claim that living chemical reactions exist anyway. On the contrary our own interpretation, our intelligence and our point of view is what is elusive. I only used the term to underscore the illusion ...

See entire post
by minasole
Wed May 28, 2014 3:49 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: holographic origin of life
Replies: 15
Views: 27509

Re: Human Limits and how to Surpass Them

... that the best machine ever to be made is the human body.your question about any part of the human body which is useless in mine opinion does not exist. i think you only say is not an important part when you don't know how it helps you to function as a being.

See entire post
by ikke124lins
Thu Mar 27, 2014 8:50 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Limits and how to Surpass Them
Replies: 2
Views: 2413
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 5,268 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link