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The act of performing; the carrying into execution or action; execution; achievement; accomplishment; representation by action; as, the performance of an undertaking of a duty. Promises are not binding where the performance is impossible. (Paley)

2. That which is performed or accomplished; a thing done or carried through; an achievement; a deed; an act; a feat; especially, an action of an elaborate or public character. Her walking and other actual performances. His musical performances. .

Synonym: Completion, consummation, execution, accomplishment, achievement, production, work, act, action, deed, exploit, feat.

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Re: holographic origin of life

... functions, for instance if the organism is an automaton, in certain feeding conditions one can observe extreme reproducible outlier values in the performance of some functions. The latter won’t be observed if the organism is self-regulating (self sustained). B) Testing if feeding identical organisms ...

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by minasole
Wed Apr 30, 2014 6:26 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: holographic origin of life
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Re: un even development of muscle

I'm back :) after 3 months. Now I'm going to the gym for 6 months and still have un-even performance. I thought that this will even out soon, but It didn't. I'm using dumbells for chest workout now, but left breast is still much stronger than right one :)

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by teju85
Wed Nov 13, 2013 10:35 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: un even development of muscle
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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... assays show no association between degree of European heritage and I.Q. Similarly, the blood groups most closely associated with high intellectual performance among blacks are no more European in origin than other blood groups. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/12/09/opinion/09nisbett.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0 ...

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by Seth90210
Sat Oct 26, 2013 7:38 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... Summary A scientific approach and method for the medical treatment and cure for tumorous cancer disease is suggested and described. The desired performance characteristics of suitable types of biological agents and pharmaceutical drugs and an appropriate method of employing those agents and ...

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by PeterDow
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
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Re: What's performance testing?

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8878686 This study always impressed me as a good illustration of how much variation can exist in a population upon which selection can act.

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by wbla3335
Sun Apr 01, 2012 2:46 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: What's performance testing?
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