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1. To make defective; to do injury to, especially. By cutting Off or defacing a part; to impair; to disfigure; to deface. I pray you mar no more trees with wiring love songs in their barks. (Shak) But mirth is marred, and the good cheer is lost. (Dryden) Ire, envy, and despair Which marred all his borrowed visage. (Milton)

2. To spoil; to ruin. It makes us, or it mars us. Striving to mend, to mar the subject.

Origin: oe. Marren, merren, as. Merran, myrran (in comp), to obstruct, impede, dissipate; akin to os. Merrian, OHG. Marrjan, merran; cf. D. Marren, meeren, to moor a ship, Icel. Merja to bruise, crush, and goth. Marzjan to offend. Cf. Moor.


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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... on the premise that a random mutation cannot be beneficial. This premise is demonstrably false. This is what I wrote on page 41  scottie » Sat Mar 03, 2012 5:23 pm The reality is that most genetic changes occur as a result of cellular processes in response to stress, damage and copying errors ...

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Tue Mar 20, 2012 2:22 pm
 
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... The “Chances” question can only be answered with probability theory. I have already dealt with that aspect of this subject see scottie » Sun Mar 04, 2012 7:42 pm page 41 The question of “correct” mutations being random makes no sense when we are dealing with for example proof reading. This ...

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Mon Mar 19, 2012 4:42 pm
 
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... endorsed my entire point when you state That's why the key to species' survival is random genetic variation. This is what I said on page 41 Sat Mar 03, 2012 5:23 pm The reality is that NS has very eloquently described how species may survive but has nothing to say about how they arrived. So ...

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Re: URGENT ARTICLE SEARCH!!!!

... the corresponding author unfortunately....the following is all it appears: First-trimester genetic diagnosis: a series of six cases S D Med. 2010 Mar;63(3):83-5. First-trimester genetic diagnosis: a series of six cases. Stein QP, Flanagan JD, Knutsen-Larson S, Van Eerden P. Source Sanford Women's ...

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URGENT ARTICLE SEARCH!!!!

... to find the PDF file with full text of the following article: First-trimester genetic diagnosis: a series of six cases South dacoda medicine 2010, Mar 63(3): 83-5 PMID 20301870 Stein QP et all and any other article that can hepl to understand if after an ultrasound screen with biochemical marckers ...

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