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Sink

sink

1. A drain to carry off filthy water; a jakes.

2. A shallow box or vessel of wood, stone, iron, or other material, connected with a drain, and used for receiving filthy water, etc, as in a kitchen.

3. A hole or low place in land or rock, where waters sink and are lost; called also sink hole. Sink hole. The opening to a sink drain. A cesspool. Same as Sink.


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Re: Would an asteroid simply just pass through Jupiter

... water. When it is in its gas form there might be very little resistance so still som' as a liquid it offers more though an object more dense will sink right through it but in a frozen form you can walk on itand this is under normal pressure.

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by vrc53
Sat Mar 08, 2014 7:00 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Would an asteroid simply just pass through Jupiter
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Views: 356

Why does the floem gets affected when the bark gets damaged?

... doesn't transport nutrients (and it definitely doesn't transport glucose) from leaves only to the roots. In reality, very young leaves function as sink instead of source: http://www.scri.ac.uk/scri/file/annualreports/1999/08SINKSO.PDF

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by JackBean
Fri Feb 28, 2014 3:15 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Why does the floem gets affected when the bark gets damaged?
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Views: 355

electrophoretic mobility shift assay (EMSA)

... the current and restart, it runs for a few mintues and shuts down again and so on. Randomly, this problem disappears but still, my samples won't sink into the gel fast enough and by the time they migrate into the gel the blue front is nowhere... Do anyone have a good tip what went wrong? (I use ...

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by kk
Fri Nov 08, 2013 12:21 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: electrophoretic mobility shift assay (EMSA)
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Views: 669

Re:

... when I go to the lab. Yet it's valid that poor kitchen hygiene was at play due to my concern to save my crawfish and forgetting to clean the sink and cooking ware after I contaminated them with the stagnate water. Thank you

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by WillyTNo
Tue Jun 05, 2012 7:03 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Growth on metal pot?!
Replies: 24
Views: 7736

Growth on metal pot?!

I would but I don't want to sound like an idiot, but i know a few details of what occured in that sink the day prior to the discovery. I know it grew at a rapid pace, with in 24 hours. The pot previously before the growth had been used to cook rice in. The final and largest ...

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by WillyTNo
Wed May 30, 2012 9:13 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Growth on metal pot?!
Replies: 24
Views: 7736
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