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parlance

Conversation; discourse; talk; diction; phrase; as, in legal parlance; in common parlance. A hate of gossip parlance and of sway. (Tennyson)

Origin: OF, fr. F. Parler to speak. See Parley.


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Re: Experimental evidence for evolution

... natural selection can make an organism fitter and larger (bacteria in this case) and more adaptive in an existing environment that in more general parlance is referred to as micro evolution. Can we also agree then that this 22 year long experiment by Lenski (which as I have stated before is what ...

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by Geokinkladze
Mon Sep 13, 2010 12:45 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Experimental evidence for evolution
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Re: Experimental evidence for evolution

... natural selection can make an organism fitter and larger (bacteria in this case) and more adaptive in an existing environment that in more general parlance is referred to as micro evolution. So lets return to the question that initiated this thread. My question is whether there have been any experiments ...

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by jevg
Mon Sep 13, 2010 10:40 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Experimental evidence for evolution
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