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Of or pertaining to Greece or the Greeks; Grecian. Greek calends. See Calends. Greek Church, the Eastern Church; that part of Christendom which separated from the roman or western Church in the ninth century. It comprises the great bulk of the Christian population of Russia (of which this is the established church), Greece, Moldavia, and Wallachia. The greek Church is governed by patriarchs and is called also the byzantine Church. Greek cross. Greek fire, a combustible composition which burns under water, the constituents of which are supposed to be asphalt, with niter and sulphur. Greek rose, the flower campion.

Origin: as. Grec, L. Graecus, gr. ?: cf. F. Grec. Cf. Grecian.

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Re: 6 fingers

... hexadactyly literally means six digits. In medical usage, hexadactyly does not specify whether the six digits are fingers or toes (although in Greek "dactylos" is without equivocation a finger). The 6th digit can be located in three different locations: on either side of the extremity ...

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by BrentElmer
Fri Jan 30, 2015 7:10 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: 6 fingers
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Re: Origins of life

... area fitting that description is the Red Sea. One evidence that “Red Sea” is the correct translation and the correct body of water is found in the Greek Septuagint from 200 B.C. This is the earliest translation of the Hebrew Bible known, and the words yam suph are consistently translated with the ...

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by defenderoffaith
Thu May 02, 2013 8:06 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origins of life
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The missing link

... for me is the Antichrist. Christ provided us the understanding of the cross: two dimension axis meeting together providing the X and Y. Soul in greek is Ψυχή. Psihi, Psi (Y) and hi (X). Females chromosomes are XX and males are XY. one X the common gravity g, the X gravity of the Moon having ...

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by polential
Thu Jun 21, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The missing link
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Re: help please 1

... (they first arose on Earth before the evolution of the nucleus), and eukaryotes do have a nucleus. I think that 'eu' is the opposite of 'pro' in Greek, so someone added the 'eu' to make the names sound better. - If a eukaryotic cell has internal compartments whereas they are not found in the ...

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by AstraSequi
Thu Feb 23, 2012 7:20 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: help please 1
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Views: 8914

Theories - Origin of Life

... judgement, if every hypothesis is not worthy of consideration and false, the scientific method becomes useless? From wikipedia: A hypothesis (from Greek ὑπόθεσις; plural hypotheses) is a proposed explanation for a phenomenon. The term derives from the Greek, ὑποτιθέναι – hypotithenai meaning "to ...

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by aptitude
Thu Nov 17, 2011 1:39 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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