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(Science: optics) particles which, although visible in the ultramicroscope, are too small to be resolved by visible light. This places their size between 0.2 Lm and 0.005 Lm.

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viruses (n.) Any of various simple submicroscopic parasites of plants, animals, and bacteria that often cause disease and that consist essentially of a core of RNA or DNA surrounded by a protein coat. Unable to replicate without a host cell, ...

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Tue Dec 26, 2006 6:10 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: virus's
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The Fiber Disease

... vision of nanotechnology is the concept of the assembler. An assembler would be a molecular construction device. It would have one or more submicroscopic robotic arms under computer control. The arms would be capable of holding and placing reactive compounds so as to positionally control ...

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by London
Sat Nov 04, 2006 4:33 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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