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1. Having superior force or influence; efficacious; persuasive. Saints shall assist thee with prevailing prayers. (Rowe)

2. Predominant; prevalent; most general; as, the prevailing disease of a climate; a prevailing opinion.

Synonym: See prevalent.

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Re: JackBean

Resident generalists, nomadic specialists, prevailing spring, to drive cycles and so on. I think the most of terms can be explained just in a context.

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by lususvita
Thu Oct 17, 2013 9:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biologists are required. Help with explanation
Replies: 4
Views: 2241

Re: Natural selection ends in absurdity or nonsense

... the strong survive. a process resulting in the survival of those individuals from a population of animals or plants that are best adapted to the prevailing environmental conditions. The survivors tend to produce more offspring than those less well adapted, so that the characteristics of the population ...

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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: 28725

5 best proofs of evolution

... Evolution is a scientific theory. Theories in science are not casual concepts (not, as you offered, everybody has a theory), they describe the prevailing concept among scientists that explain a body of phenomena. Such theories are testable and falsifiable among other characteristic. Falsifiable ...

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by JorgeLobo
Wed May 30, 2012 5:47 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
Replies: 170
Views: 270380

Method preventing illnesses in the progeny

... In particular, the cloning was aggravated with occurrence of a congenital arthritis in sheep’s, and a birth of the person - the ugly creature. The prevailing part of sheep’s has been destroyed in connection with virus epidemic, in consequence of that, on a fire has burned down together with wool ...

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by valentindolzhenko
Sun Jan 08, 2012 4:26 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Method preventing illnesses in the progeny
Replies: 3
Views: 12388


... gravity happen - because no scientist in the world can tell you exactly how and why gravity works. Still I do not see many Christians doubting the prevailing theories regarding gravity. This being said, I have given you examples of mutations and their (beneficial) effects from the HIV and bacteria ...

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by biohazard
Thu Oct 13, 2011 6:08 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Implausible Engines of Evolution
Replies: 40
Views: 74783
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