In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Most people would just love to reproduce themselves and then, of course, be immensely disappointed if they do it, because it won't be them.
- Modified plants have already reproduced and their new genetic pattern is set.
- Remember, without a ‘host,’ a virus cannot reproduce and spread.
- Coronaviruses use efficient and economical mechanisms to reproduce themselves in animal cells.
- These organisms can reproduce, cross-pollinate, mutate, and migrate.
- The cod has a rather unexciting sex life; whether a male cod reproduces or not depends on whether there is a female cod close by.
- Because garlic does not reproduce by seeds, varieties are kept as clones - that is, individuals with exactly the same genes (like identical twins).
- Wouldn't it be great, if at the age of 21, you either found out you couldn't have kids, or as the result of Chemo, you were unable to reproduce, that you could clone a new uterus.
- This aphid - including the new biotype - reproduces asexually, year-round.
- The argument goes that ageing is due to many, many, many mutations which, like Huntington's, affect us only late in life, mostly after we've reproduced.
- And yet, people keep reproducing, seeing it as their inalienable right to have more and more babies, despite the damage it would do to their environment.
- The goal is to find an organism that feeds and reproduces entirely or primarily on the target weed, significantly damaging it and reducing its ability to compete with other vegetation.
- When a pond is overpopulated with stunted forage fish and neither bass nor forage fish are reproducing, removal of part of the fish population will seldom solve the problem.
- Plants can reproduce themselves without the help of human intervention.
- This virus is not spread to the offspring as beetles reproduce.
- They also reproduce themselves, and the new cells also crank out interferon in massive amounts.
- As the tree grows, or reproduces, so the individual's genetic print is transferred.
- They reproduce like rabbits and gnaw almost permanently because their teeth grow all the time.
- The resistant hydrilla is a dioecious, female form that reproduces asexually.
- Most insects can reproduce in livestock manures.
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