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1. One whose occupation is to make earthen vessels. The potter heard, and stopped his wheel. (Longfellow)

2. One who hawks crockery or earthenware.

3. One who pots meats or other eatables.

4. (Science: zoology) The red-bellied terrapin. See Terrapin.

(Science: medicine) Potter's asthma, a small solitary wasp (Eumenes fraternal) which constructs a globular nest of mud and sand in which it deposits insect larvae, such as cankerworms, as food for its young.

Origin: Cf. F. Potier.

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Dr. Jobe Martin Arguments

... possible that man was made of dirt and woman was made of man's rib. That bedtime story is the only one that requires faith, it almost makes Harry Potter sound more plausable. You KNOW nothing of evolution, you may think you do but you don't because if you did you would no there are not answers ...

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Sat Aug 25, 2012 4:48 am
Forum: Evolution
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... seperate groups of children (i do realise this is unethical) and teach one group about intelligent design based on god and another based on harry potter, they will then debate with each other stating how God created us or if Harry Potter casted a spell and created modern day humans. I do believe ...

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by NathanKAPOW
Mon Apr 04, 2011 1:52 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: evolution debate
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How do they do it?

... see what this slightly poorly worded questions leads too... Let's think about it that way: if you want to photocopy the whole collection of Harry Potter book. Which edition will be faster to copy: a/ the seven part bound in one (ginormous and impracticable) book b/ the edition coming in 7 different ...

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Tue Nov 02, 2010 10:04 pm
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... in treating patients with Flexner's dysentery [in Ukrainian]. Lik Sprava. 1993;4:84-86. 147. Gross M, Pfeiffer M, Martini M, Campbell D, Slavin J, Potter J. The quantitation of metabolites of quercetin flavonols in human urine. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prevent. 1996;5(9):711-720. 148. Haas EM. ...

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
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... to figure out the difference in definitions between serum osmolarity and serum osmolality. My textbook (Fundamentals of Nursing, 6th edition, by Potter & Perry) states that normal serum osmolarity in the blood is 280 - 295 mOsm/kg. However, every website that I have ever looked up on the ...

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by Jedi of Zen
Sun Nov 25, 2007 11:22 pm
Forum: Human Biology
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