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1. Being a virgin; chaste; of or pertaining to a virgin; becoming a virgin; maidenly; modest; indicating modesty; as, a virgin blush. Virgin shame. Innocence and virgin modesty . . . That would be wooed, and unsought be won. (milton)

2. Pure; undefiled; unmixed; fresh; new; as, virgin soil; virgin gold. Virgin dutch. The white cold virgin snow upon my heart. (Shak) A few ounces of mutton, with a little virgin oil. (Landor)

3. Not yet pregnant; impregnant.

1. A woman who has had no carnal knowledge of man; a maid.

2. A person of the male sex who has not known sexual indulgence. These are they which were not defiled with women; for they are virgins. (rev. Xiv. 4) He his flesh hath overcome; He was a virgin, as he said. (Gower)

3. (Science: astronomy) See virgo.

4. (Science: zoology) Any one of several species of gossamer-winged butterflies of the family Lycaenidae.

5. (Science: zoology) A female insect producing eggs from which young are hatched, though there has been no fecundation by a male; a parthenogenetic insect. The Virgin, or The blessed Virgin, the Virgin Mary, the mother of our lord.

(Science: botany) Virgin's bower, a name given to several climbing plants of the genus Clematis, as C. Vitalba of Europe, and C. Virginiana of North America.

Origin: L. Virgo, -inis: cf. OF. Virgine, virgene, virge, vierge, F. Vierge.


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... than in some Islamic countries. And since the people are completely brainwashed, they happily blow themselves up to gory bits in hope of a few virgins or whatever they're promised nowadays... (Playstation 3 and a six-pack of Coke or something?) :lol: :lol: :lol: Very nice comparison,reminds ...

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by David George
Fri Jan 16, 2009 3:36 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
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5 best proofs of evolution

... than in some Islamic countries. And since the people are completely brainwashed, they happily blow themselves up to gory bits in hope of a few virgins or whatever they're promised nowadays... (Playstation 3 and a six-pack of Coke or something?)

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by biohazard
Thu Jan 15, 2009 8:26 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: 5 best proofs of evolution
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The origins of Man

... in the second part of Genesis, Abraham was born into a world full of immorality. Human sacrifices were not uncommon, and the rape of young virgins was practiced as a form of religious sacrifice. Crime and corruption were endemic. It was in this world that Abraham answered God's call to ...

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by alextemplet
Sun Sep 23, 2007 5:26 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The origins of Man
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Chromosome count and evolution: havn't found an explination!

... is so much greater than us and our feeble un-questioning minds could never understand its awesome power we should worship the magic. And feed our virgins to the volcanos. lol

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by M.Dwight
Sat Jul 28, 2007 8:21 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Chromosome count and evolution: havn't found an explination!
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Life History Parameter: Sex ratio/Age of First Reproduction

... myself very old. Hey guys, maybe it's too late for us to have sex. :lol: Be careful, we might have an heart attack. :P Half my friends are stil virgins, and they are mostly 16-20! and I think it's not just evolution, but mostly upbringing and culture. I agree. I know some people who are virgin, ...

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by Poison
Fri Jun 10, 2005 3:56 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Life History Parameter: Sex ratio/Age of First Reproduction
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