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Fairly

1. In a fairmanner; clearly; openly; plainly; fully; distinctly; frankly. Even the nature of Mr. Dimmesdale's disease had never fairly been revealed to him. (Hawthorne)

2. Favorably; auspiciously; commodiously; as, a town fairly situated for foreign traade.

3. Honestly; properly. Such means of comfort or even luxury, as lay fairly within their grasp. (Hawthorne)

4. Softly; quietly; gently.


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Cell regulation/death

... all suddenly receive the signal to die. There are also cancer cells which are mutations of cells that were supposed to die, this can happen at a fairly young age and they would have gotten the signal to die before they mutated. So how exactly do cells die if not for the shortened telomeres? I ...

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by Mutt
Wed Nov 27, 2013 8:20 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell regulation/death
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Species Perfection?

... in most cases takes an extremely long period of time depending on the organism and the environment it is adapting too, in other cases it may be a fairly quick process in evolutionary terms. The way I see it is if the environment does not change then the evolutionary process stops as there is nothing ...

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by vk4vfx
Wed Nov 20, 2013 8:36 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Species Perfection?
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Re: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?

ChrisHoStuart , I fully agree with your reply. It is well reasoned and fairly balanced. honee_v, I believe you are acting in good faith but with little authority. To whom it may concern at Biology Online, please ensure that this is taken care of as soon as ...

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by HanziBeldam
Sun Oct 13, 2013 8:03 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?
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Views: 62235

When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?

... in her response to Ofek. Let's give honee_v and the other staff a bit of leeway here. Honee is absolutely right to say this has to be dealt with fairly. And in the spirit of avoiding being rude to hard working young science workers or making totally unreasonable demands on their time -- let's ...

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by ChrisHoStuart
Sun Oct 13, 2013 7:46 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?
Replies: 79
Views: 62235

Re:

... probably not the first time he's done something like this so tell me: What exactly are the requirements to become an editor on this blog? It's fairly easy to find information on most good editors/bloggers on the internet - web presence should be expected. Not so much with this "person". ...

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by AngelFelina
Sun Oct 13, 2013 12:33 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?
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