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Palm oil

palm oil

An oil obtained from the seeds of elaeis guineensis (family Palmae); used in the manufacture of soap, liniments, and ointments; also in foods.


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Re: Is DNA living or non-living thing?? get the answer here

... was introduced by Abraham (2117-1942 BCE) from the Casdites-Babylonians, in whom it was evoked by the sight of the apparently "praying" palm trees, with their palm-like leaves, rewarded with "God's gift", in Persian "Bagdad" (bag=god, dad=dat hence date-fruit, data= ...

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by Dov Henis
Fri Jul 04, 2014 8:00 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
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Why's palm stems equally thick all the way?

I've been wondering, why is palm stems equally think all the way from bottom to top when other regular trees are thicker at the base and become smaller further up towards the top? Also, why doesn't palms have tree rings? Regards, Blastula

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by Bastula
Thu Jan 10, 2013 8:30 am
 
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Topic: Why's palm stems equally thick all the way?
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Need help identifying these bones

... since they usually have elongated radius and ulna, and shortened humerus (and the same applies for the hind legs as well). Unfortunately the palm is missing and without that my expertise is not enough to tell what mammal would possess this kind of limb.

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by biohazard
Tue Dec 18, 2012 11:24 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Need help identifying these bones
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Re: Exercises for better coordination/dexterity in lab?

... off of the top of my head, practice fine-motor tasks. Try writing in cursive for a week straight or something, or balancing something on your palm for a few minutes per day to steady your hand.

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by PsycoCarrot
Fri Jul 06, 2012 11:15 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Exercises for better coordination/dexterity in lab?
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White substance on palm fronds

This is my first post here and I am an artist/photographer. I've been taking macro shots of palm fronds on trees simply called "palm tree" here in west central Florida. Can someone tell me what the white stuff is on the left side of the photo? I applied a little ...

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by dashtwo
Sat Jun 02, 2012 7:06 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: White substance on palm fronds
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