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1. Being within any limits, inclosure, or substance; inside; internal; inner; opposed to exterior, or superficial; as, the interior apartments of a house; the interior surface of a hollow ball.

2. Remote from the limits, frontier, or shore; inland; as, the interior parts of a region or country.

(Science: medicine) interior angle, those planets within the orbit of the earth. Interior screw, a screw cut on an interior surface, as in a nut; a female screw.

Synonym: internal, inside, inner, inland, inward.

Origin: L, compar. Fr. Inter between: cf. F. Interieur. See inter-, and cf. Intimate.

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Stomata remain closed at night then respiration

... don't need to be, any more than your mouth has to be open all the time for your respiratory needs. Night is also the best time to recharge the interior with carbon dioxide with minimized water loss.

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by Darby
Fri Nov 21, 2014 2:07 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomata remain closed at night then respiration
Replies: 4
Views: 2345

Humans Natural Habitat/Optimal Environment

... we left. As you mentioned your height and physical stature may make you better suited to warmer temperatures, but that isn't to say that your interior metabolism would be happiest here. Though there is a narrow band of temperatures/humidities etc. that humans can survive in, within those limits ...

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by Babybel56
Tue Mar 04, 2014 6:04 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Humans Natural Habitat/Optimal Environment
Replies: 2
Views: 8962

Re: Photosynthesis Experiment - Do LED's work?

... rate experiment? (we currently use a short section of Elodea in water and a lamp). Thanks Do these lights work? I am looking to get new interior lights for my plants so which ones are best suited?Please reply thanks in advance:)

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by GregoryStevens
Wed Sep 04, 2013 11:32 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Photosynthesis Experiment - Do LED's work?
Replies: 8
Views: 9129


... They too have a defined shape (a spiral ball with flagella on the outside and an acellular interior compartment), a constrained cell number.... and unlike the myxococcus or the cyanobacteria -> the individual cells cannot survive outside ...

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by BlahBlahBlah
Thu Jun 27, 2013 1:46 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Multicellular prokaryote
Replies: 27
Views: 41164

Re: Lipid Bilayers vs Micelles

... hydrophobic tails have a greater cross-sectional area than the heads, and so they cannot form stable micelles - in other words, the volume of the interior of a hypothetical phospholipid micelle would not allow the hydrophilic heads to make a continuous, unbroken surface. The simplest way for phospholipids ...

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by squillss
Wed Feb 06, 2013 9:34 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Lipid Bilayers vs Micelles
Replies: 3
Views: 10026
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