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pouch

1. A small bag; usually, a leathern bag; as, a pouch for money; a shot pouch; a mail pouch, etc.

2. That which is shaped like, or used as, a pouch; as: A protuberant belly; a paunch; so called in ridicule.

(Science: medicine) A cyst or sac containing fluid.

(Science: botany) A silicle, or short pod, as of the shepherd's purse.

A bulkhead in the hold of a vessel, to prevent grain, etc, from shifting. Pouch mouth, a mouth with blubbered or swollen lips.

Origin: F. Poche a pocket, pouch, bag; probably of Teutonic origin. See Poke a bag, and cf. Poach to cook eggs, to plunder. An enclosed space; the trapped miners found a pocket of air.


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Need identification of possible collembolan species

... to this: http://www.collembola.org/ Collembola are small ([min. 0.12] 1-5 [max. 17] mm), entognathous (mouthparts located within a 'gnathal pouch'), wingless hexapods with antennae always present. Most but not all Collembola may be recognised by a posterior ventral forked abdominal appendage, ...

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by canalon
Thu Jun 02, 2011 1:49 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Need identification of possible collembolan species
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Re: Making a cell culture medium

canalon, you're right with adding all of this to 10L. But the pouch has been used before which would mean that I would have to weigh what's left and then calculate how much water I still need (still doable though). But if I would dissolve everything in ...

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by 87er
Tue May 17, 2011 8:07 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Making a cell culture medium
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Views: 3460

Making a cell culture medium

As far as I can see you are supposed to add the pouch to 10L of sterile double- distilled/milliQ water, aliquote in convenient form, store at recommended temperature (I assume 4ÂșC) and enjoy. I would certainly not recommend to prepare 10ml from such ...

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by canalon
Mon May 16, 2011 3:43 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Making a cell culture medium
Replies: 5
Views: 3460

Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

Chernobyl unit 4? It is very hard to make. Is that a diplomatic pouch. But this does not need it! Those articles can suffice. Are there any arguments. Especially about the viral vector of civilizations, they say, impressive! :lol:

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by LeoPol
Thu Apr 14, 2011 4:44 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
Replies: 309
Views: 538947

Re: Yet another question on endergonic reactions

I like those instant-cold packs for sports injuries. They contain a salt that undergoes endergonic dissolution, so you break the inner pouch and the pack gets cold. That makes a nice hands-on demo of an endergonic process and is not dreadfully expensive.

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by jonmoulton
Mon Dec 15, 2008 4:38 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Yet another question on endergonic reactions
Replies: 6
Views: 14895
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