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1. To commend to the favorable notice of another; to commit to another's care, confidence, or acceptance, with favoring representations; to put in a favorable light before any one; to bestow commendation on; as, he recommended resting the mind and exercising the body. Maecenas recommended Virgil and Horace to Augustus, whose praises . . . Have made him precious to posterity. (Dryden)

2. To make acceptable; to attract favor to. A decent boldness ever meets with friends, succeeds, and e'en a stranger recommends. (pope)

3. To commit; to give in charge; to commend. Paul chose Silas and departed, being recommended by the brethren unto the grace of god. (acts xv. 40).

Origin: Pref. Re- _ commend: cf. F. Recommander.

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Info about Mass Spectrometry

Recently, I'm asked to write article about Mass Spectrometry. Could you please recommend me an excellent article about this tech or some websites introducing this? Thank you!

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by Esther336
Wed Mar 25, 2015 6:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Info about Mass Spectrometry
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... I would like to have some exotic specimens that do not grow in our flora in my herbarium. I am looking for somebody, who can give me an advice or recommend somebody, who I can exchange some specimens with (via postal system e.g. :-) ). I could send to somebody our interesting herbs, tree leaves... ...

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by michal21
Sat Mar 07, 2015 10:17 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Herbarium
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recommended books?

... be easily understandable and some graphics. i want to become a biology student in about 2 years and just want to get started with it. so please recommend some books. yours, Alex

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by Alex2308
Mon Oct 06, 2014 7:27 pm
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Topic: recommended books?
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Re: pGP704

I recommend you look up papers where pGP704 was used in the methods and then the paper should provide their source. Call the source and ask. I imagine the Harvard or Yale microbial library has the plasmid you are looking for.

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by daniel.kurz
Wed Aug 13, 2014 4:53 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: pGP704
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Looking for a low "dead volume" syringe

... or syringe tip. So far in talking with colleagues the hamilton syringe comes up, does anyone have experience with this syringe and can affirm this recommendation, or otherwise recommend to me an alternative syringe? Thanks you for any input

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by jsil
Wed Aug 06, 2014 6:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Looking for a low "dead volume" syringe
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