In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Are diurnal changes of turgor and leaf growth correlated with each other?
- Conversely, subdominant fish were diurnal and occupied large home ranges by day but were generally not observed at night.
- Accipitrids are diurnal birds of prey with broad wings, hooked beaks, strong legs and feet and sharp talons.
- The sample traces (a, b) are representative of the diurnal pattern of leaf extension rate for each species.
- NRA showed important diurnal changes in leaves and roots tissues.
- There are only marginal changes in phosphorylated intermediates in the diurnal time-frame or during tuber development.
- They are diurnal herbivores, hiding in reef crevices during nighttime and browsing over reefs to feed during the day.
- Finally, group living often provides diurnal rodents with better predator defenses.
- Ammonium concentrations in roots and leaves undergo diurnal changes.
- The male provides no direct parental care except to protect the eggs against diurnal fish predators.
- The diurnal rhythm of cortisol secretion in the horse peaks at approximately 0600 h and is least at approximately 1800 h.
- Experiments were performed always at the same time of the day, to avoid interference with diurnal rhythms.
- They have their own diurnal cycles, pegged to alien time-frames.
- Her diurnal ritual of hurriedly brushing her hair before the mirror expands to one of self-admiration.
- Today FM, for example, operates to a finely calibrated diurnal rhythm, carefully tuned to the mood of its audience.
- Moreover, while minor amino acids show marked diurnal rhythms, their contents fluctuate in a co-ordinated manner.
- The transporters show different expression patterns in response to diurnal rhythm.
- The APR of maize and Arabidopsis thaliana follows a diurnal rhythm with maximum activity during the light period.
- The absence of a diurnal rhythm would be a significant difference between growth control in roots and dicot leaves.
- Universal, reliable and even human-made light, completely independent of diurnal rhythm, has abolished the shamanist aspects of our calling.
- What I needed for recovery was a long period of rest in a comfortable setting with a familiar diurnal schedule.
- Too late for conventional diurnal rhythms; too early for genuine nocturnal ones.
- This impulse to explore the diurnal is shared by cinema which similarly took everyday objects and put them on exhibit as a form of ‘art’.
- For the most part, this diurnal ritual occurs around 6: 30 a.m.
- This apparently inefficient system gives us the ability to deal with the natural variability of the diurnal rhythms of light and temperature.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.