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Granny

Granny

a grandmother; a grandam; familiarly, an old woman. Granny's bend, or Granny's knot, a kind of insecure knot or hitch; a reef knot crossed the wrong way.


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... would be apples. An 'apple' is the gene. The allele would be a yellow apple (Golden Delicious), a red apple (Red Delicious), and a green apple (Granny Smith). So genotypically the allele is yellow, red, or green (is there any other basic colors for apples?) for the gene 'apple'. And in a diploid ...

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by qqsvery
Mon Nov 02, 2009 6:37 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Gene's and Allele's when to use each?
Replies: 9
Views: 9047

Gene's and Allele's when to use each?

... would be apples. An 'apple' is the gene. The allele would be a yellow apple (Golden Delicious), a red apple (Red Delicious), and a green apple (Granny Smith). So genotypically the allele is yellow, red, or green (is there any other basic colors for apples?) for the gene 'apple'. And in a diploid ...

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by kolean
Tue Oct 27, 2009 2:24 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Gene's and Allele's when to use each?
Replies: 9
Views: 9047

Humans, a keystone species?

It is a possible argument, but I think you are confusing species with cultivars or breeds. Even if the Granny Smith apples die out, apple species (wild apples) would not. Same goes for animals.

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by Cat
Fri Feb 22, 2008 6:14 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Humans, a keystone species?
Replies: 10
Views: 18569

Age of Man

... is older? The creation of a fossil is a happenstance that rivals winning a lottery jackpot. Consider what must take place to preserve the bones of Granny the Cave woman. First, after an unwanted death, the body falls, and if the body is to be preserved, it must be covered quickly by mud and silt ...

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by MichaelXY
Fri Jan 18, 2008 8:14 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Age of Man
Replies: 31
Views: 14328

Avian flu

I have to admit that i stoped eating chicken from my granny's own livestock, since the nearest case of avian flu discovered is only 50-80 miles away :(

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by MrMistery
Sun Jan 22, 2006 10:11 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Avian flu
Replies: 47
Views: 17930


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