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Migration

migration

1. Passing from one part to another, said of certain morbid processes or symptoms.

Synonym: diapedesis.

3. Movement of a tooth or teeth out of normal position.

4. Movement of molecules during electrophoresis.

Origin: L. Migro, pp. -atus, to move from place to place The periodic passage of groups of animals (especially birds or fishes) from one region to another for feeding or breeding.The movement of persons from one country or locality to another.(chemistry) the nonrandom movement of an atom or radical from one place to another within a molecule.The Latin word meaning 'to go from one place to another' which is exhibited by some animals in line with seasonal change.


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Instinctive Behavior and Innate Ideas

... (conditional response): antipredation behavior - by observing the reactions of others of its species to the present of something different. migration - could be yearlings just following previous generations of their species nest building - by observing previous generations building nests ...

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by Gannet
Sun Mar 02, 2014 5:22 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Instinctive Behavior and Innate Ideas
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Re:

... why I think they are learned: antipredation behavior - by observing the reactions of others of its species to the present of something different. migration - could be yearlings just following previous generations of their species nest building - by observing previous generations building nests ...

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by Gannet
Sun Mar 02, 2014 3:40 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
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Re: Out of Africa Vs. Multiregional theory

I'm not certain that the 'Out of Africa' theory precludes multiregional migration, in fact I think it's predicated on it. The qualifier is that it started in Africa. Of course as a species from an extant line which probably underwent adaptive radiation, it gets ...

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by NMLevesque
Fri Nov 22, 2013 6:01 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Out of Africa Vs. Multiregional theory
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Out of Africa Vs. Multiregional theory

... I am totally indifferent to where humans came from but I am curious, I would like to know... Apart from that, it is possible that many waves of migration mixed with each other after coming out of Africa... Best regards

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by Poltiser
Thu Nov 21, 2013 9:36 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Out of Africa Vs. Multiregional theory
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cell specific markers

... frequency for the minor allele would have to be excluded as their real frequency may be higher than 0% - which would not be surprising considering migration and intermarriage over millennia. It is safe to assume, however, that a certain percentage of the SNPs included in our analysis will prove ...

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by MarkHolland
Sat Mar 30, 2013 3:16 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cell specific markers
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