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Picking

picking

1. The act of digging or breaking up, as with a pick.

2. The act of choosing, plucking, or gathering.

3. That which is, or may be, picked or gleaned.

4. Pilfering; also, that which is pilfered.

5. The pulverized shells of oysters used in making walks.

6. (Science: chemical) rough sorting of ore.

7. Overburned bricks.


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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... superior race? :mrgreen: Now, I notice that objections have been made regarding Lynn's methodology; specifically, he's been accused of cherry-picking. However, might I suggest that cherry-picking is something that Lynn's critics would prefer to do? To put it plainly, I suspect that perhaps ...

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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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Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... that we can find in Africa. Now, I notice that objections have been made regarding Lynn's methodology; specifically, he's been accused of cherry-picking. However, might I suggest that cherry-picking is something that Lynn's critics would prefer to do? To put it plainly, I suspect that perhaps ...

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by wildfunguy
Tue Oct 15, 2013 4:42 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 258633

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... that we can find in Africa. Now, I notice that objections have been made regarding Lynn's methodology; specifically, he's been accused of cherry-picking. However, might I suggest that cherry-picking is something that Lynn's critics would prefer to do? To put it plainly, I suspect that perhaps ...

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by DavidSims
Sat Oct 12, 2013 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 258633

Caterpillar identification

... just put it outside it probably would never reach its food plant. You could try going round all the plants that you would have brushed against and picking a tiny bit of leaf off each and then give them to him and see which one he goes for. Or look up caterpillars on a site and try to match him.

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by animartco
Sat Sep 07, 2013 5:05 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Caterpillar identification
Replies: 1
Views: 1091

In urgent need of some help and clarification

... between three courses I would like to do, which are; - Biomedical Science - Biomolecular Science - Microbiology I would appreciate some help on picking a course, as I can't decide between the three. Biomedical and Biomolecular science on all the university websites, that I have been on, appear ...

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by Sazzerah
Fri Jan 11, 2013 2:13 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: In urgent need of some help and clarification
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