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Widow-wail

widow-wail

(Science: botany) A low, narrowleaved evergreen shrub (Cneorum tricoccon) found in southern Europe.


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7 deadly sins in nature

... got married when she was 13, her husband drowned shortly after that as he tried to ford a river on horseback and suddenly she was a 14-year-old widow with a child. She married again and begat several more. In those days people grew up quickly, but they also died young, and so a balance was achieved. ...

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by kolean
Tue Aug 04, 2009 3:52 am
 
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Topic: genetic problems: HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ASAP
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genetic problems: HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ASAP

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by littlebittygirl
Mon Aug 03, 2009 1:27 am
 
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Topic: Spider Identification - Please Help!
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genetics probability problem

In humans, the gene for the type of hairline an individual has is controlled by a single autosomal gene and the allele for having a widow's peak is dominant to the allele that causes the lack of a widow's peak. A) Two heterozygous parents have a daughter that has a widow's peak, What is ...

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by dolimitless
Fri Oct 10, 2008 4:01 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: genetics probability problem
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