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1. A person who leads or directs another in his way or course, as in a strange land; one who exhibits points of interest to strangers; a conductor; also, that which guides; a guidebook.

2. One who, or that which, directs another in his conduct or course of lifo; a director; a regulator. He will be our guide, even unto death. (Ps. Xlviii. 14)

3. Any contrivance, especially one having a directing edge, surface, or channel, for giving direction to the motion of anything, as water, an instrument, or part of a machine, or for directing the hand or eye, as of an operator; as: a blade or channel for directing the flow of water to the wheel buckets.

(Science: surgery) a strip or device to direct the compositor's eye to the line of copy he is setting.

4. A noncommissioned officer or soldier placed on the directiug flank of each subdivision of a column of troops, or at the end of a line, to mark the pivots, formations, marches, and alignments in tactics. Guide bar, an additional rail, between the others, gripped by horizontal driving wheels on the locomotive, as a means of propulsion on steep gradients.

Origin: oe. Giae, f. Guide, It. Guida.

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Re: Need help in an assignment

hie everyone .. i am methiw.. we can also take help from online sites for these purposes..bcoz they provide guides.. i was also searching for assignment help.. then know that there are so many sites available for our services.like acropolismentors..i always take help from these ...

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by methiw
Mon Dec 03, 2012 12:05 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Need help in an assignment
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what is the normal concentration of NaCl in blood of mouse,

Oh my God, 0.9% is concentration of NaCl in isotonic solution, not in blood!!! http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/sodium-na-in-blood?page=2

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by JackBean
Thu Oct 11, 2012 9:45 am
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Topic: what is the normal concentration of NaCl in blood of mouse,
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Cellular Respiration

I know this post is a little late, but I'm interested in those study guides. The paper I had to write had to be on the simple side but it was still fun to type it up! Shoot me an email with your notes, I'd love to give them a reading over! :D dustyloganarmstrong@gmail.com

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by dustyyLA
Fri Aug 24, 2012 4:27 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cellular Respiration
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Re: Help with buying a microscope please :-)

... that does a good job explaining different types of microscopes and their costs: http://www.microscope.com/education-center/buyers-guides/how-to-buy/ .

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by PsycoCarrot
Sun Jul 08, 2012 4:27 am
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Topic: Help with buying a microscope please :-)
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Re: EOC in Biology

Hi Evelyn16. If your instructor returned your tests during the term, these, with the corrected answers of course, would make great study guides along with your review notes. What did your instructor like to use to teach? Did he stress diagrams, charts, equations? Did he often show you charts ...

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by Wallyanna
Wed May 09, 2012 9:34 am
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