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1. A floor timber in a ship.

2. One of the rounds of a ladder.

3. One of the stakes of a cart; a spar; a heavy staff.

4. (Science: machinery) One of the radial handles projecting from the rim of a steering wheel; also, one of the pins or trundles of a lantern wheel.

Origin: OE. Ronge, AS. Hrung, a staff, rod, pole; akin to G. Runge a short, thick piece of iron or wood, OD. Ronghe a prop, support, Icel. Rong a rib in a ship, Goth. Hrugga a staff.

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... fragments, triple-length fragments etc. If you run the fragments out on a gel you would see a ladder and analysis of the masses of the ladder rungs would reveal that they are integer multiples of the mass of the smallest rung -- that is, the masses are periodic. I've not done this. Anyone ...

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by jonmoulton
Thu Feb 14, 2013 4:32 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: DNA
Replies: 8
Views: 7648

The Fiber Disease

... it....Christ did more casting out of demons than anything else. I also did some NWO Conspiracy Realist studying for 15 years now...the 2nd on the rung people actually steal enery from their victims and so it is beneficial for them to cause great intense horrific pain in the victim's demise as ...

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by Maggie Mae
Thu Dec 14, 2006 2:56 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Re: Universal Tree of Life

... All the consecutive steps in the progression are energy-contents-driven. Thus the chemicals-to-life transit is not a single dramatic step/rung of the ladder but consists of multi-small-steps/rungs and, due to variations in circumstances and in-line with the fractal nature of everything ...

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by Dov Henis
Sun Nov 26, 2006 4:06 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Universal Tree of Life
Replies: 7
Views: 9239


I have made a model of a DNA molecule using paper and showing each nucleotide as a rung in a ladder with the sides of the ladder consisting of sugars hooked together with phosphoric acid. I took one side, which happens to be the left side, of the model to use as ...

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by mcdanco
Fri Nov 17, 2006 4:16 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: DNA to RNA
Replies: 4
Views: 2035

can some one help me on these questions

... and need the answer's for these questions 1. What are the building blocks of DNA? 2. What does each nucleotide consist of? 3. The bases of each rung of the DNA molecule are joined by what type of bond? 4. The sugar and phosphate group of each nucleotide that form the sides of the ladder – like ...

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by pataylo
Fri Nov 10, 2006 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: can some one help me on these questions
Replies: 15
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