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Homer

a Hebrew measure containing, as a liquid measure, ten baths, equivalent to fifty-five gallons, two quarts, one pint; and, as a dry measure, ten ephahs, equivalent to six bushels, two pecks, four quarts.

alternative forms: chomer, gomer.

Origin: Heb. Khomer.

(Science: zoology) a carrier pigeon remarkable for its ability to return home from a distance.

(Science: zoology) see hoemother.


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I have a question for you robsabba. Do you believe that Homer's Iliad is true history? No. Are you going to answer any of my questions?

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by robsabba
Tue Feb 16, 2010 5:40 pm
 
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Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

I have a question for you robsabba. Do you believe that Homer's Iliad is true history?

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by brainy
Tue Feb 16, 2010 5:35 pm
 
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Bible vs Darwin

... of Biblical history; almost all of ancient history was written the same way, as a dramatization based on actual history. Consider, for example, Homer's tale of Troy, which was very heavily dramatized into lyrical form. Another good example is Julius Caesar's histories of the conquest of Gaul ...

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by alextemplet
Wed Dec 17, 2008 4:33 am
 
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Intronic splice regulatory mutation caused afibrogenemia

... the mutant splicing to wild-type splicing. The Morpholino blocked the binding of a splice-regulatory protein to the mutant splice site. Davis RL, Homer VM, George PM, Brennan SO. A deep intronic mutation in FGB creates a consensus exonic splicing enhancer motif that results in afibrinogenemia ...

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by jonmoulton
Wed Oct 15, 2008 11:54 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
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The Fiber Disease

... and pretend to unite. Till the last person standing, Prove's themselves right. ON and on ad finitum,' through day and through night Like Homer's virgil, Or whatever you like. In this way it's easy To see what a sight, All of us adults Eaten by mites.

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Fri Dec 29, 2006 11:42 pm
 
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