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1. To mention specialy; to particularize.

2. To apply to some specialty or limited object; to assign to a specific use; as, specialized knowledge.

3. (Science: biology) To supply with an organ or organs having a special function or functions.

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... Detritivores digest the dead organic matter internally after eating it. Detritus includes dead animals. Scavengers are detritivores that specialize in consuming dead animals.

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by NiceSpirit
Mon Aug 26, 2013 4:52 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Fungus?
Replies: 10
Views: 15889

which mechanism triggers the first cell differentiation?

... into identical cells. In humans, approximately four days after fertilization and after several cycles of cell division, these cells begin to specialize, forming a hollow sphere of cells, called a blastocyst but do not explain why they begin to specialize. I could imagine ⋅ that ...

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by WoJ
Mon Jul 22, 2013 6:18 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: which mechanism triggers the first cell differentiation?
Replies: 4
Views: 4433

Theories - Origin of Life

... effects of natural selection. As a result of species to varying degrees, lose universalism, but due to hypertrophy of various technological relics specialize in different biological niches. :wink:

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by LeoPol
Sat Mar 03, 2012 8:37 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 563
Views: 1129655

Botany degrees

I don't know, how is it going in your country, but in mine you get general biology in bachelor and in master you start to specialize. Of course you can specialize in bachelor a little (at least you have to work out some thesis, right?), but you still get degree from general biology.

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by JackBean
Tue Feb 07, 2012 8:33 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Botany degrees
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Re: I am very puzzled about job hunting

It seems unless you specialize in something specific, lab work may be an option. You really did not state what your specialty is. Human, marine, equine. If you are looking for something you enjoy look for a position in your specific ...

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by keithdages
Wed Dec 07, 2011 6:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I am very puzzled about job hunting
Replies: 2
Views: 1792
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