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pith

The soft central portion of a plant stem inside the vascular cylinder.

To destroy the brain of an animal (such as a frog or turtle) to render it unconscious prior to vivisection.


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question about position of proto and meta xylem in plant

... where the development of xylem starts from the periphery of the Stele with the formation of the protoxylem and gradually proceeds towards the pith or medulla with formation of larger, newer metaxylem- Exarch condition). Regarding their functions. I think they are basically the same. As the ...

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by SauronTheConqueror
Thu Jan 21, 2010 3:33 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: question about position of proto and meta xylem in plant
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Genetics of voice pitch

... hence both homozygotes and heterozygotes for this gene have low pitch but the homozygotes for this gene have high pitch. hence men with low voice pith are more frequent. And it is opposite in females.

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by M.Shanti Priya
Thu Feb 02, 2006 10:01 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Genetics of voice pitch
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xylem

What are pith cells? Probably translation problem Parenchyme in stele 8)

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by Dr.Stein
Wed Feb 01, 2006 9:17 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: xylem
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Views: 3383

xylem

http://www.biology-online.org/search.php?search=pith HTH

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by mith
Tue Jan 31, 2006 10:26 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: xylem
Replies: 7
Views: 3383

xylem

What are pith cells? Probably translation problem

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by MrMistery
Tue Jan 31, 2006 7:08 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: xylem
Replies: 7
Views: 3383
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