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noun, plural: zones

(1) (ecology) An encircling area or region of growth, such as a zone of grassland around a hill, or a region with features characterizing it from the other regions, such as in Sea Zonation

(2) (anatomy) Zona; an encircling structure


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Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... same time I also think it can be a burden. Like I said, a lot of my teachers had soothing "sponge cake like" voices that caused me to zone out and not absorb what they were saying

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by alycat32
Sat May 26, 2012 11:45 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
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Antimicrobial property of Jatropha podagrica

... fairly simle and has been aroubd for a long time. Why Jatropha podagrica? Please try to compare efficacy in context - broth mic/mbc and, worse, zone of inhiibition are pretty useless. If the application is preservation compare speed and extent of efficacy per compendial norms and vs commecial ...

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by JorgeLobo
Fri Mar 23, 2012 11:06 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Antimicrobial property of Jatropha podagrica
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Re: List of peer reviewed journals

... either subscription or per article 5. Average time for review process and publishing a submitted manuscript 6. Publishers country of origin (time zone) and phone/email support or responsiveness 7. Ease of submitting a manuscript for review Any help is appreciated

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by danuel
Tue Mar 20, 2012 2:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: List of peer reviewed journals
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Microbiology Case Study Help

... differentiate esp among the Gram positive cocci. You would streak for isolation on sheep blood agar. Smaller translucent colonies surrounded by a zone of beta hemolysis would implicate Steptococcus pyogenes or Lancefield Group A strep. You could test for Bacitracin sensitivity and run a few tests ...

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by JorgeLobo
Mon Jan 02, 2012 12:50 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Microbiology Case Study Help
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... from the metric went the wrong way. 50 billion metres is about 31 million miles, which is about ⅓ the distance to the sun. By "habitable zone", scientists mean habitable for life, not specifically human life. Bacteria have been found living in hot springs and Antarctic ice.

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by Gavin
Mon Nov 07, 2011 9:19 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Irrefutable Facts Against Evolution
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