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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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The selective advantage of God

Hi Javaxcore. Not sure what you are getting at here. I haven't seen the video. But are you talking about things like 'speaking in tongues'? Many of the sorts of religions that put people into trances around the globe are ethnically related. But not all. It is possible apparently, for anyone ...

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by animartco
Wed Aug 07, 2013 12:09 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The selective advantage of God
Replies: 2
Views: 1681

Re: Does it really matter?

... people who care. I have met a person who has dedicated his life to saving some threatened native languages, when the last native speakers of those tongues are dying out. Frankly, I cannot see his work as having any importance at all, since the loss of those languages will not even be noticed by ...

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by skeptic
Tue Mar 23, 2010 1:00 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Does it really matter?
Replies: 33
Views: 30799

The Colin Leslie Dean species paradox

... as a dynamic system without clear-cut boundaries, it is not a paradox any more. biologists love to talk about species phylum-it must give their tongues a real tingly feeling Total number of species (estimated): 7 - 100 millions (identified and unidentified), including: * 5-10 million bacteria[13] ...

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by gamila
Wed Jul 15, 2009 12:45 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Colin Leslie Dean species paradox
Replies: 135
Views: 186382

stuttering when talking

Hey, ask.com sure is handy eh? Stuttering is not a physical disorder. There is nothing with stutterers' tongues or jaw or vocal folds. Stuttering is not a psychological disorder. While stuttering can cause speech-related fears and anxieties in adults and older children, stutterers ...

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by Jones
Fri Dec 07, 2007 6:04 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: stuttering when talking
Replies: 1
Views: 2101

A Monkey's Uncle

... flocks would literally darken the sky with their passing and their passing sometimes took days. It is reported that barrels of Passenger pigeon tongues, and only the tongues, were sent back to England in shipload quantities. By the time any alarm bells began to ring, it was already too late. ...

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by narrowstaircase
Wed Mar 14, 2007 3:46 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: A Monkey's Uncle
Replies: 26
Views: 62714
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