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Waterproof

Make watertight; Waterproof the coat.


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How to Obtain Dinosaurs

... oxygen atmosphere, with pre-increased pressure. The selection demands first the ensuring of the mentioned environment. The compatibility of a big waterproof basin with big and enriched in oxygen environment is difficult, but not unreachable assignment. It will be more easily achievable under the ...

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by enarees
Tue Jan 05, 2010 5:38 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: How to Obtain Dinosaurs
Replies: 12
Views: 11857

Why can't hemolymph in insects carry oxigen??

... distribution system, the tracheal system, although some do carry oxygen in the hemolymph, using a variety of carriers. Insects are too large (and waterproof) and have metabolisms that are much too high for simple diffusion to work for them.

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by Darby
Mon Sep 24, 2007 7:24 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Why can't hemolymph in insects carry oxigen??
Replies: 11
Views: 14062

Transpiration - help

The membrane and the cuticle are different things, the cuticle is a waterproof layer, very little watter goes out that way.

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by mith
Fri Nov 11, 2005 10:17 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Transpiration - help
Replies: 5
Views: 2790

HYPOTONIC SOLUTION

... epidermis. The outermost layer of cells of the epidermis contains keratin. The keratin in these cells makes the skin tough and almost completely waterproof. In places where the skin is exposed to much rubbing and pressure – such as parts of the hands and feet – the number of cells containing ...

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by Fried Zygote Sandwich
Sat Oct 29, 2005 12:18 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: HYPOTONIC SOLUTION
Replies: 11
Views: 7933

HYPOTONIC SOLUTION

... the outer layer of skin cells is usually dead anyway I believe. There is also a substance that is secreted, keratin I think?, that makes our skin waterproof. Overproduction of this makes the skin not stick to itself and causes dandruff.

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by Fried Zygote Sandwich
Thu Oct 27, 2005 3:19 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: HYPOTONIC SOLUTION
Replies: 11
Views: 7933


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