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Subdivide

subdivide

To divide the parts of (anything) into more parts; to part into smaller divisions; to divide again, as what has already been divided. The progenies of Cham and Japhet swarmed into colonies, and those colonies were subdivided into many others. (Dryden)

Origin: L. Subdividere, sub under _ dividere to divide. See Divide.


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Re: GI tract and enteric nervous system

... that they woulld split the autonomic system up into parasympathetic and sympathetic systems. Further they thought it would be a good idea to subdivide the autonomic system into more divisions. They devised the enteric nervous system. This is not to say that the enteric nervous, which is part ...

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by daniel.kurz
Fri Oct 28, 2011 6:31 am
 
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Topic: GI tract and enteric nervous system
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Re: Natural selection is proven wrong

... or differing measures are often used, such as based on similarity of DNA or morphology. Presence of specific locally adapted traits may further subdivide species into subspecies.

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by gamila
Sun Apr 26, 2009 11:08 am
 
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Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
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Re: Natural selection is proven wrong

... or differing measures are often used, such as based on similarity of DNA or morphology. Presence of specific locally adapted traits may further subdivide species into subspecies. now purely from the NS formulation speciation shows it to be wrong ie NS is about genes already present being passed ...

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by gamila
Sat Apr 25, 2009 9:58 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Natural selection is proven wrong
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