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(Science: botany) Shaped like a tongue; specifically, linear or oblong, and fleshy, blunt at the end, and convex beneath; as, a tongue-shaped leaf.

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Newbie question about the first life

I come back here six days later and now I no longer understand my own first sentence. It's like a tongue twister. At least I can console myself by seeing how your own second question sent on Feb. 5 is just as incomprehensible. It seems to be the first question all over again ...

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by piscilactovegetarian
Sat Feb 22, 2014 8:37 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
Replies: 14
Views: 1045

Plants without sunlight?

Sansaveria (mother-in-law tongue) can do well in very low light situations. Which plants do best without...depends on whether they are dormant or not. Some plants if dormant can last a long time between growing seasons.

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by vazque
Wed Sep 19, 2012 12:29 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Plants without sunlight?
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cold forehead

This because gustato receptor of tongue get rapidly cool down since it carry out the impulse to spinal to brain,the path become cold so we feel it cold in our throat, tongue, forehead.

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by suzidoc8
Thu Aug 30, 2012 5:18 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: cold forehead
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Views: 7744

Re: Difference between T-Cell and Phagocyte?

Aptitude, that was a brilliant response. I was in microbiology class yesterday biting my tongue while the professor kept referring to B cells as phagocytes. Biology is all about using the proper terminology!

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by hymenoptera7
Sat Aug 04, 2012 4:40 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Difference between T-Cell and Phagocyte?
Replies: 10
Views: 46674

Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors

... wrote this i drank about 1 gram of sunflower oil. I drank i slowly and cautiously but within seconds i got intense and pleasant calm. Contact with tongue seemed enough to start this feeling and it lasted strongly for about 5 minutes. Possible that naturally oily skin in animals is enough to start ...

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by mhein
Tue Jul 10, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors
Replies: 4
Views: 6761
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