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October

october

1. The tenth month of the year, containing thirty-one days.

2. Ale or cider made in that month. The country gentlemen had a posset or drink they called October. (Emerson)

Origin: L, the eighth month of the primitive Roman year, which began in March, fr. Octo eight: cf.F. Octobre. See Octave.


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... It's been a tough weekend for you, DNLee and this site. UPDATE: an apology letter was sent by one of the owners of the site to DNLee, dated October 13, 2013. A screenshot of this email will be posted here today upon approval. Thank you.

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by GreyDog
Mon Oct 14, 2013 3:06 am
 
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When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?

UPDATE: an apology letter was sent by one of the owners of the site to DNLee, dated October 13, 2013. A screenshot of this email will be posted here today upon approval. Thank you.

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by honee_v
Mon Oct 14, 2013 2:33 am
 
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Topic: When is it okay to call a scientist a whore?
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Strange green organ on Drosophila melanogaster

... from Spain, and I am 17 years old. I'm doing a research project to confirm the Laws of Mendel, kind of a kids game. Well, I'll try on september/october to expose the flies to chemical agents, so I'll see how they afect the flies or if they mutate in any form. Well, my question is about a green ...

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by Vinny
Wed Aug 03, 2011 10:18 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Strange green organ on Drosophila melanogaster
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... and shows up in your deteriorating language. Finally, on this question of naming the designer , May I relate a little sad story from about October 2001. Three very hardworking guys discovered a quite amazing control system and were put up to receive a prize for all their hard work and ingenuity. ...

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by scottie
Tue May 17, 2011 9:31 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Comprehensive List of microRNA target databases and software

... 2010. website: http://www.ebi.ac.uk/enright-srv/microcosm/htdocs/targets/v5/ (11) miRTarBase : a experimentally verified miRNA target base. October, 2010 . website: http://mirtarbase.mbc.nctu.edu.tw/index.html (12) miRGator v2.0 :a integrated database of microRNA expression and targets. ...

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by rnaworld2110
Mon May 16, 2011 4:49 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Comprehensive List of microRNA target databases and software
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