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The chief city of Palestine, intimately associated with the glory of the Jewish nation, and the life and death of Jesus christ. Jerusalem artichoke [Perh. A corrupt. Of It. Girasole i.e, sunflower, or turnsole. See Gyre, solar.

(Science: botany) a spiny, leguminous tree (Parkinsonia aculeata), widely dispersed in warm countries, and used for hedges. The new jerusalem, Heaven; the Celestial City.

Origin: gr, fr. Heb. Yrshalaim.

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Re: 5 best proofs of evolution

... There is also the story of Sennacherib, in which he came to take the city of Jerusalem. To take the city of Jerusalem, he had to also take the city of Lachish, which was nearby. There is a hexagonal prism named Sennacherib's ...

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Wed Mar 16, 2011 7:54 pm
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Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
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Re: Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help?

... (Most probiotic supplements don't survive this hazardous journey, rendering them biologically useless.) FOS: Found in some foods, like Jerusalem artichokes, FOS is the most studied and most effective of the pre-biotics. Pre-biotics are carbohydrates that humans can't use as food, but ...

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by TheeLynnChase
Sun Feb 20, 2011 7:32 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help?
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No period, No sex, i don't know?

Or maybe better visit Jerusalem... New Jesus coming... We have a joke in czech, something like: A woman is at her gynaecologist and he says: "I have a good news for you and your husband." "But I'm not married" "Well, ...

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by JackBean
Sat Dec 12, 2009 3:41 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: No period, No sex, i don't know?
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Insulin in plants

Is it possible that these papers have misspelt INULIN, the widely-distributed plant storage carbohydrate (found in Jerusalem artichoke, for example)? The Wikipedia article on inulin is pretty good.

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by MrsSpoonbill
Mon Sep 28, 2009 5:13 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Insulin in plants
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Re: Important unknown nanotech within humans

... she returned home for the holidays. February 1, 2001: Dr. Shmuel Gillis, 42 —Expertise: A senior hemotologist at Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem in Jerusalem who treated patients suffering from leukemia and lymphoma regardless of ethnic or religious orgin. —Circumstance of Death: Killed by 11 gunshots ...

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by vincio
Mon Feb 16, 2009 2:36 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
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