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Preservation

preservation

The act or process of preserving, or keeping safe; the state of being preserved, or kept from injury, destruction, or decay; security; safety; as, preservation of life, fruit, game, etc.; a picture in good preservation.

Origin: F. Preservation. An occurrence of improvement by virtue of preventing loss or injury or other change.


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Re: Are predators always smarter than their prey?

... someone to discuss this subject My thoughts about instinctive knowledge the "jury is still out". Currently, my hypothesis is that self-preservation induces fear of everything in which the experience, if they survived, determines the knowledge they learned. Found some more info about ...

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by Gannet
Tue Feb 25, 2014 11:43 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Are predators always smarter than their prey?
Replies: 12
Views: 8207

unbalanced gender ratios of offspring

... chromosomes. After that, she'll want to get some different chromosomes from someone else. I personally think that the ratio is perhaps due to the preservation of genetic diversity. Most mammals tend to be polygynous, we can be either of polygamous or monogamous depending on the society and culture. ...

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by wildfunguy
Sat Sep 07, 2013 10:47 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: unbalanced gender ratios of offspring
Replies: 6
Views: 4246

Re: unbalanced gender ratios of offspring

... being lighter I don't know the validity of, but it seems a reasonable presumption. I personally think that the ratio is perhaps due to the preservation of genetic diversity. Most mammals tend to be polygynous, we can be either of polygamous or monogamous depending on the society and culture. ...

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by Amphibitile
Sun Jun 23, 2013 8:01 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: unbalanced gender ratios of offspring
Replies: 6
Views: 4246

Bio Research Paper Writing

... a protein (E6) which is also responsible for many cancers (as will be discussed later) targets p53 (tumor supressor pathway) which results in the preservation of the virus by preventing apoptosis of its host cell (DNA-damage-response). Mechanistically, DDR-signaling in mammals are caried out by ...

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:25 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio Research Paper Writing
Replies: 1
Views: 11971

Re: Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense

... chance of survival in their environment and become more common in a population as these organisms have a higher likelihood of reproducing. The preservation of favorable alleles and the rejection of injurious ones. The process described by Darwin's theory of evolution that favors certain genotypes ...

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by Forests
Wed Jul 18, 2012 10:10 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense
Replies: 26
Views: 21405
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