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1. (Science: zoology) The female of the red deer, of which the male is the stag.

2. (Science: zoology) a spotted food fish of the genus Epinephelus, as E. Apua of bermuda, and E. Drummond-hayi of Florida; called also coney, john paw, spotted hind.

Origin: as. Hind; akin to D. Hinde, OHG. Hinta, g. Hinde, hindin, Icel, Sw, & dan. Hind, and perh. To goth. Hinpan to seize (in comp), E. Hunt, or cf. Gr. A young deer.

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Re: Do animals other than humans have emotional responses?

... is a bit more difficult to answer. I will try with:- emotional responses are responses to stimuli which are more powerful than most and affect the hind brain as well as the cortex.

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by animartco
Mon Jun 03, 2013 2:45 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Do animals other than humans have emotional responses?
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Need help identifying these bones

... a bone of your regular four-legged animal, since they usually have elongated radius and ulna, and shortened humerus (and the same applies for the hind legs as well). Unfortunately the palm is missing and without that my expertise is not enough to tell what mammal would possess this kind of limb.

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by biohazard
Tue Dec 18, 2012 11:24 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Need help identifying these bones
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Recombinant DNA tech (for insulin)

... cells, since it's the most common, and there is something I am not understanding about the process of it though. 1)I found that Ecor1 and Hind111 cleave the Insulin protein since there is an A and B chain (is this correct?), which Restriction Enzyme cleaves which? And are both these chains ...

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by Doze
Fri Oct 14, 2011 3:44 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Recombinant DNA tech (for insulin)
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Re: What common ancestor do we share with other apes?

... became the apes while the other used intelligence. In reality, it's unlikely that intelligence came first. Many believe that walking on just our hind legs came first (perhaps this enabled us to carry food in our hands back to somewhere safe to eat it). Freeing up the hands enabled tool use - ...

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by lilokie
Tue Aug 02, 2011 6:36 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What common ancestor do we share with other apes?
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Dug-up unknown skull

... dog's pelvis. (Or some other similar quadruped.) http://dogtime.com/system/pictures/0000/7945/pelvis-bone-structure-body-hip-dog-dogs-puppy-breed-hind-quarters.jpg?1217434912

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by biohazard
Mon Jun 06, 2011 8:24 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Dug-up unknown skull
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