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Of or pertaining to tides; caused by tides; having tides; periodically rising and falling, or following and ebbing; as, tidal waters. The tidal wave of deeper souls Into our inmost being rolls, And lifts us unawares Out of all meaner cares.

(Science: physiology) (Longfellow) Tidal air, the air which passes in and out of the lungs in ordinary breathing. It varies from twenty to thirty cubic inches. Tidal basin, a dock that is filled at the rising of the tide. Tidal wave. See Tide wave, under Tide. Cf. 4th bore. A vast, swift wave caused by an earthquake or some extraordinary combination of natural causes. It rises far above high-water mark and is often very destructive upon low-lying coasts.

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Re: food intake and V• O2

V O2? tidal volume? O2 ventilation? throw me a bone here.

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by david23
Wed Sep 19, 2012 8:24 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: food intake and V• O2
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Re: Mangrove Swamps

Mangrove - found at estuary (which means it receives inputs from regular tidal flushing and from fresh streams, rivers) --> High salinity - Water logged soil --> Anaerobic conditions and Soft substratum Adaptions of animals - Against anaerobic conditions, ...

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by janet121
Fri May 04, 2012 9:33 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Mangrove Swamps
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Global Environmental Change

Maybe a proper flood would be in order. Or, like M. J. Keenan put it: "Learn to swim. Cuz I'm praying for rain And I'm praying for tidal waves I wanna see the ground give way. I wanna watch it all go down. ... I can't imagine why you wouldn't Welcome any change, my friend."

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by biohazard
Fri Oct 16, 2009 6:50 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Global Environmental Change
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Please!!!! some one tell me what this is!!!

I found this in a tidal pool on a barrier island in south carolina it feels like the consistency of a sea cucumber it has multple small holes that apear to be excreting waste Here are a few pictures http://i921.photobucket.com/albums/ad53/jonnotron/CIMG0078.jpg ...

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by jonnotron
Sun Oct 11, 2009 8:26 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Please!!!! some one tell me what this is!!!
Replies: 5
Views: 2910

exercise lab

... was how many breaths were taken in a minute? but then my lab parter came up with a diff value like 1.2 and i'm not sure how she did it? as well as tidal volume which is the volume of a normal breath at rest right?....minute volume is breaths per minute*tidal volume right?....so my question is can ...

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by biology_06er
Sat May 12, 2007 12:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: exercise lab
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