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Preposterous

preposterous

1. Having that first which ought to be last; inverted in order.

2. Contrary to nature or reason; not adapted to the end; utterly and glaringly foolish; unreasonably absurd; perverted.

See: absurd.

Synonym: absurd, perverted, wrong, irrational, foolish, monstrous.

Origin: L. Praeposterus; prae = before _ posterus coming after, latter. See Posterior.


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Re: The Colin Leslie Dean species paradox

... organs. Or did it happen suddenly? It all just happened at the same time and the same place so that a male and a female were developed and mated. Preposterous! Or if God guided the process of evolution, then why have evolutionists been teaching unguided mutation? If God used evolution, something ...

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by AFJ
Tue Jul 14, 2009 11:14 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Colin Leslie Dean species paradox
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... hogwash; do you have anything to support this claim? Blood Type A, who already has thick blood, your blood becomes even thicker This is simply preposterous. For MichaelXY, who tries to downplay and trivialize peoples' concerns, I suggest that you lighten up a bit. It's like you're trying to ...

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by MichaelXY
Sun Nov 23, 2008 8:20 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 451
Views: 2544070

Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... awareness of the potential dangers with certain diets, but may also lead to an appreciation of the ridiculous aspects of the many ignorant and preposterous claims.

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by MichaelXY
Mon Nov 10, 2008 2:36 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 451
Views: 2544070

Bird Evolution

... species the chicken evolved from had live birth, and the first chicken was the first of that genus to evolve egg-laying? I know that's a little preposterous using chickens as examples, but it had to happen at some point in evolutionary history. Of course oviparous birth probably evolved from ...

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by AstusAleator
Wed Apr 19, 2006 8:08 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bird Evolution
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Views: 2607


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