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  • fruit composed of a hard shell and a seed, which is generally edible. In botany, there is an additional requirement that the shell does not open to release
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  • American poet. He gave up a law practice to pursue studies in astronomy, botany, and literature. He was recognized as an authority on local flora. Then
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  • went to sea in a Sieve. "The Jumblies", st. 1, in Nonsense Songs, Stories, Botany, and Alphabets (1871). They went to sea in a sieve, they did; In a sieve
    6 KB (854 words) - 01:43, 5 January 2015
  • Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci (April 15, 1452 – May 2, 1519) was an Italian Renaissance architect, musician, inventor, engineer, sculptor, and painter
    86 KB (13,954 words) - 22:17, 15 March 2016
  • cider, the principal market for apples at the time. Michael Pollan, The Botany of Desire (2001), ISBN 0375501290, p. 22, cf. p. 9 & 50. As the apple tree
    6 KB (908 words) - 19:27, 13 January 2015
  • fostered a liking for botany, giving me a small microscope and many books, which I yet have. Strange as it may seem, I now believe that botany and the natural
    26 KB (3,936 words) - 12:37, 25 February 2016
  • the ground of human learning; attainments in chemistry, anatomy, geology, botany, astronomy, or skill in sculpture and painting, — these do not prepare a
    34 KB (5,117 words) - 17:55, 2 January 2016
  • Own Words, p. 68. Professor Carver, who teaches scientific agriculture, botany, agricultural chemistry, etc., at Tuskegee, is, as regards complexion and
    12 KB (1,920 words) - 14:46, 29 January 2016
  • was a medical doctor for the City of Vienna and a part-time professor of botany at the University of Vienna. Hayek mentioned the intellectual influence
    17 KB (2,537 words) - 11:38, 23 April 2015
  • evolutionary theory, stemming from his father’s and grand father’s work in botany and biology. Hayek ended his career with an evolutionary account of the
    5 KB (813 words) - 06:23, 10 December 2015
  • amuse your Captain, no? Never told you how the Enterprise picked up the Botany Bay, lost in space from the year 1996 with myself and the ship's company
    11 KB (1,532 words) - 09:26, 1 May 2016
  • state to become active and grow. Alchemy is, therefore, more comparable to botany or agriculture than to Chemistry; and, in fact, the growth of a plant, a
    12 KB (1,729 words) - 12:16, 4 November 2015
  • Quotations Pertaining to Archaeology, Architecture, Astronomy, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Cosmology, Darwinism, Engineering, Geology, Mathematics, Medicine
    1 KB (143 words) - 23:22, 22 April 2016
  • Humble in: Dictionary of geology and mineralogy: comprising such terms in botany., H. Washbourne, 1843, p. 104. Geology is as intimately related to almost
    26 KB (3,569 words) - 20:23, 22 September 2015
  • An apple a day keeps the doctor away. Apples 1900s Michael Pollan, The Botany of Desire (Random House, 2001), ISBN 0375501290, p. 22, cf. pp. 9 & 50.
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  • nomenclature and the classificatory schematism of Linnæus were to zoölogy and botany. Thomas Henry Huxley, The Advance of Science in the Last Half-Century (1889)
    9 KB (1,350 words) - 20:20, 26 February 2016
  • has to do with the preparation of drugs and the detection of poisons; of Botany, because it enabled the physician to recognize medicinal herbs; of Comparative
    29 KB (4,430 words) - 08:58, 23 May 2016
  • makes, Love not the flower they pluck, and know it not, And all their botany is Latin names. Blight, st. 2 By the rude bridge that arched the flood
    123 KB (19,418 words) - 18:27, 25 May 2016
  • knew a poet who was totally ignorant about botany. And I said: you can't be a poet without knowing any botany or plants and things like that; it's impossible
    13 KB (2,179 words) - 22:14, 15 March 2016
  • the ground of human learning; attainments in chemistry, anatomy, geology, botany, astronomy, or skill in sculpture and painting, — these do not prepare a
    9 KB (1,620 words) - 21:45, 17 February 2015

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