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withhold

1. To hold back; to restrain; to keep from action. Withhold, O sovereign prince, your hasty hand From knitting league with him. (Spenser)

2. To retain; to keep back; not to grant; as, to withhold assent to a proposition. Forbid who will, none shall from me withhold Longer thy offered good. (milton)

3. To keep; to maintain; to retain. To withhold it the more easily in heart. (Chaucer)

Origin: Withheld; Withheld, Withholden; Withholding] [With again, against, back _ hold.


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[NEUROSCIENCE]-Two Questions about AP Propagation

... can have relatively fewer, and yet still sustain AP propagation down the axon? Attempt: there is not enough space within a thinner axon to withhold the large, brief intake of positive charge?

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by AbducensNucleus
Sun Aug 05, 2012 4:19 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: [NEUROSCIENCE]-Two Questions about AP Propagation
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Views: 4181

Re: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?

... secreting enough acid into their stomach. Drinking soda and juices can just add to unwanted many calories in the diet for some people. If you withhold water during a meal, the stomach has to make more mucus and water into the stomach which can be a major problem for those that suffer hypertension ...

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by daniel.kurz
Mon Oct 24, 2011 12:26 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: drink water, orange juice or Cola before eating?
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Views: 32161

Downs Syndrome - Trisomy 21?

But the we would be brighter, in theory, if we could make our bodies able to withhold more chromosomes and use them instead of taking damage from them?

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by Makubex
Fri Feb 16, 2007 5:43 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Downs Syndrome - Trisomy 21?
Replies: 10
Views: 4733

this is my point

... is that if you have more compelling proof of what is front of us, and also have facts gathered that could be investigated and reported on, then to withhold this information is a crime and will do nothing but aid in those wishing to cover this up. Whether through court actions against reporters, ...

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by southcity
Sat Jul 15, 2006 6:37 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4998445

ok then

... you have the forum and the attention, blast everything you have out to the world and let things sort themselves out. People are suffering now. To withhold any information that may help or at least get the wheels in motion is a crime in itself. If you have something to say, you have our attention, ...

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by southcity
Sat Jul 15, 2006 11:43 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4998445
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