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1. The race that proceeds from a progenitor; offspring to the furthest generation; the aggregate number of persons who are descended from an ancestor of a generation; descendants; contrasted with ancestry; as, the posterity of Abraham. If [the crown] should not stand in thy posterity. (Shak)

2. Succeeding generations; future times. Their names shall be transmitted to posterity. (Shak) Their names shall be transmitted to posterity. (Smalridge)

Origin: L. Posteritas: cf. F. Posterite. See Posterior.

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The law of confrontation the levels energy

... in viable organisms which have contrast opposition concerning low levels - forbid realization of any pathology. Is tracked the inheritance by posterity of parental levels of a metabolism. Prevailing influence of female levels on posterity is caused by pregnancy and intra-uterine development ...

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by valentindolzhenko
Tue Apr 27, 2010 9:53 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The law of confrontation the levels energy
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Problems Affecting Today's Society

... the controlled rise of population will be compelling, not only because, we owe it to ourselves, but also because we have to fulfill our duty to posterity. And when our war is declared, will we prefer to fight our individual life's battles, or will we join the collective campaign?

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by anJedc
Tue Oct 20, 2009 10:47 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Global Environmental Change
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Re: Future Human Evolution

... benefit to the children receiving them. Probably. I think. Of course, the more distant future cannot be predicted. It is out of our hands, anyway. Posterity will decide.

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by skeptic
Fri Jul 10, 2009 2:45 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Future Human Evolution
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the biological body cell has "sub-totipotency property&

... and the leaf-inserted bleeding approach.In the golden-rimmed sansevieria reproduction, if the plant-split reproduction approach is applied,the posterity generated can keep the beautiful color of yellow leaf edge;if the leaf-inserted reproduction approach is used,the posterity will not show ...

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by sogooood
Thu Oct 06, 2005 3:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: the biological body cell has "sub-totipotency property&
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