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Making a revolution or revolutions; rotating; used also figuratively of time, seasons, etc, depending on the revolution of the earth. But grief returns with the revolving year. (Shelley) Revolving seasons, fruitless as they pass. (Cowper) Revolving firearm. See Revolver. Revolving light, a light or lamp in a lighthouse so arranged as to appear and disappear at fixed intervals, either by being turned about an axis so as to show light only at intervals, or by having its light occasionally intercepted by a revolving screen.

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The missing link

... gravity is known to exist in all of our problems yet we choose to neglect the importance of the other two major gravities. The Sun is what we are revolving around. The Sun is holding us in place and on time with the Moon. The two planets watching us are responsible of acting certain gravities ...

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by polential
Thu Jun 21, 2012 8:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The missing link
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I'm writing a fictional short story. I have some questions.

Hey everyone. I've recently become inspired by an idea and I'm thinking of writing a short story revolving around it. The idea involves a lot of scientific themes, and while I'm not going to go the hard scifi route or follow the "rules" too strictly (it is fantasy, ...

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by theongreyjoy
Fri May 25, 2012 2:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm writing a fictional short story. I have some questions.
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Re: creation

MY GOD!!!! we are revolving again and again around the same question...... There were no cells without DNA. First, there were nucleic acids, which gained the ability to reproduce and later cells came up. You should probably read first ...

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by bitsian003
Fri Apr 23, 2010 8:01 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: creation
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pain scale for stings

... pain. Someone has fired a staple into your cheek. 2.0 Bald-faced hornet: Rich, hearty, slightly crunchy. Similar to getting your hand mashed in a revolving door. 2.0 Yellowjacket: Hot and smoky, almost irreverent. Imagine W. C. Fields extinguishing a cigar on your tongue. 2.x Honey bee and European ...

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by mith
Wed Apr 16, 2008 7:38 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: pain scale for stings
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Views: 6547

Coursework: Factors Controlling Coronary Heart Disease

... piece of coursework that I submitted outlining the risk factors that contribute to coronary heart disease. This document has a small arguement revolving around the use of the fatty acid "Omega-3" in a persons diet This document is lacking a summary and a bibliography

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by Funny_chap
Thu May 24, 2007 6:01 pm
Forum: PDF & Doc Files
Topic: Coursework: Factors Controlling Coronary Heart Disease
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