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Locomotive --> locomotor

(Science: anatomy) Of or pertaining to locomotion, pertaining to or affecting the locomotive apparatus of the body.

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Re: Few questions about biology

1. Bacteria move thru many locomotive methods. The propelling of a whiplike flagella is one, the other one is cilia which has the same tubulin proteins that form the appendages. The other is actin fibers that produce a filiopodia/lamellipodium. ...

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by kolean
Tue Oct 13, 2009 7:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Few questions about biology
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Digestive system superhero

... me, BILE) Yeah I pretty much copied that from the paper... here's an example (copied) Faster than a speeding bullet. More powerful than a locomotive. Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound. Look! Up in the sky! It's a bird. It's a plane. It's Superman! (like zomg) Yes it's Superman ...

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by Dzenis
Tue Jan 27, 2009 3:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Digestive system superhero
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Structural features of Insects vs Spiders?

... - they have only simple eyes - they have chelicerae and pedipalpi - they never have wings - they usually breathe book lungs - they have 4 pairs of locomotive limbs - they have no larvae and so - simple development - they can spin a spider-web by means of appendages placed on their abdomen - they ...

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by SU_reptile
Fri Feb 09, 2007 2:48 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Structural features of Insects vs Spiders?
Replies: 2
Views: 8576

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