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Fleshy

Fleshy

1. Full of, or composed of, flesh; plump; corpulent; fat; gross. The sole of his foot is fleshy. (Ray)

2. Human. Fleshy tabernacle.

3. (Science: botany) Composed of firm pulp; succulent; as, the houseleek, cactus, and agave are fleshy plants.

Origin: Fleshier; Fleshiest.


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Re: What do you do when talking to creationists?

... beings become different as science progresses? After all, is life something fix-finite-defined? That is, can one understand it by means of using a fleshy brain and its limited words? Does the whole of life fit into a bone box? Indeed, will science add indefinitely without understanding completely? ...

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by editorb
Sat Jan 18, 2014 2:33 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What do you do when talking to creationists?
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Re: What is the fleshy bulge on this baby crab's claw?

Joshua---what you are seeing are young oysters(called spat) Richard

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by capecodder36
Sat Nov 02, 2013 9:43 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the fleshy bulge on this baby crab's claw?
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What is the fleshy bulge on this baby crab's claw?

... surface of the water. This crab was the largest I saw. I noticed what I thought at first was algae growing on its claws. I found though that the fleshy growth was attached to the crab; and there was an identical one on each claw. The claws seemed to be shaped so these fleshy green-brown lumps ...

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by thisma
Thu Jun 27, 2013 11:14 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the fleshy bulge on this baby crab's claw?
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Why do we feel sleepy after eating meal?

you mean after taking heavy/oily/fleshy/unhealthy meal ;) It's because such food is hard to digest so the body need to concentrate on the digestion, that is redirect the blood flow to gut and intestine, produce lots of juices, enzymes etc.

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by JackBean
Fri Jun 15, 2012 7:38 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Why do we feel sleepy after eating meal?
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Osmosis and Diffusion

You can also try skin (epidermis) of fleshy scales of onion. Easy to get. Just peel off a piece. Place it in a drop of water on the slide. Keep it expanded..i.e make sure it is not folded. Add a couple of drops of salt solution..say 10% potassium ...

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by freshbiology
Sat Aug 01, 2009 4:25 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Osmosis and Diffusion
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