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1. of or relating to semen
2. Biology of or relating to seed
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But this seminal work from the original domestic goddess was to remain at the top of the bestseller list for 125 years - despite attempts to undermine it.
A long-established seminal work on pump design and application, the Pump Handbook has been revised and updated with the latest developments in pump technology.
The work of Giovanni Esposito, aka Spoz, the present Birmingham Poet Laureate, does not yet feature on GCSE English papers, although his seminal work I met Jesus in the Sea Queen fish and chip shop has a certain cult following.
Writing with impeccable scholarship and a genuine knack for storytelling, Professor Pritchard has created a seminal work that is confidently recommended reading for both academia and the non-specialist general reader with an interest in turtles, tortoises, and a scientific life of adventure, discovery, and accomplishment.
The seminal work of Albert Bandura transformed self-regulation of learning into a pivotal component of every major academic endeavor.
SCI-FI enthusiasts can watch an outdoor screening of Stanley Kubrick's seminal work 2001: A Space Odyssey, at Compton Verney on September 2.
Yet this worthwhile book brings welcome attention to Cane as a seminal work in black literature and enlarges our understanding of the intertextuality among these writers, who suggest the need of black and white Americans to confront the traumas of US history, to envision greater healing in both the South and the North.
Hers was the first report to describe who in Maine was receiving welfare and why; it was a seminal work that armed advocates with data and information necessary to approach and persuade legislators to attend to postsecondary education opportunities.
This seminal work should be recognized by all Mormon scholars and is deserving of high praise.
First, he unaccountably ignores the seminal work of the Nobel-winning economist Ronald Coase, who forever put asunder the unholy marriage of externalities and taxation.
An important contribution to the time was the change in decor caused by the then-new idea of industrial loft living as chronicled by Suzanne Slesin and Joan Kron in their seminal work, "High Tech: The Industrial Style and Source Book for The Home.
Following up the huge success of a seminal work like Guns, Germs & Steel would be difficult for most authors but the early signs are that Jared Diamond has done again.