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An oily or slippery substance. A vaginal lubricant may be helpful for women who feel pain during intercourse because of vaginal dryness.

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Mostly water, some mucus and a few enzymes (amylase). Mucus serves as a lubricant I do not think it is rich in energy. Enzyme do not necessarily need energy rich molecules to operate, or to be more exact, the energy contain in the substrate is often sufficient ...

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by canalon
Fri Jun 22, 2007 8:17 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: spit
Replies: 3
Views: 1765

Peaches and Almonds?

... are chiped off and being sold on the bazaars or exported. We know them as the almonds . They are used in food and confectionery industry and as a lubricant for machines. The less popular form is bitter one ( Amygdalus communis var. amara ). It's fruits are unedible however used in extraction of ...

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by SU_reptile
Wed Sep 06, 2006 6:21 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Peaches and Almonds?
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Views: 4407

why the bones contract after death?

... be the answer is that synovial fluid vanished when one die, but how? because when one is alive synovial fluid is present b/w joints and work as a lubricant, help in moving. And when one die there is no change in protecting coat of body i.e., skin remain. And also the blood is availabe. Than what ...

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by Mr.Smoke
Tue Jan 17, 2006 11:56 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: why the bones contract after death?
Replies: 8
Views: 5587

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