multicellular


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multicellular

[¦məl·tē′sel·yə·lər]
(biology)
Consisting of many cells.
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pestalozzae Root Parenchymatic 3-6 celled Stem Thick, 3-8 celled Abaxial surface is projected under the vascular bundle Leaf Crescent-shaped 5-6 celled 5-10 celled Eglandu Candelabriform, stellate, multicellular Head 1 stalk 2 celled; Head 2 stalk 1 celled; Glandul Head 3 stalk 2 celled; Head 1 stalk 3 celled; Head 2 stalk 3 celled; pellucid glands V.
Despite the importance of local cell-to-cell interactions in evolving multicellular systems, little has been known about how the overall system regulates its morphological processes.
After defrosting the worms, researchers saw them moving and eating, making this the first evidence of 'natural cryopreservation' of multicellular animals.
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The circuit configuration, the control scheme, the fundamental behavior, and the feasibility of the nonisolated multicellular dc-dc converter are described in Section 3.
These include the transition from single-cell life to multicellular life, the rise of photosynthesis, the evolution of macroscopic life, and the rise of intelligent life.
owczarzaki probably used these same tricks, too, paving the way for multicellular life.
Just as we, as individual multicellular organisms, are each an exquisite arrangement of 37 trillion cells, with the whole being greater than the sum of its parts, so we cannot fully manifest our humanity, or survive for long, without forming larger associations, much as we might like to think we can.
15 correspond to the masses of living multicellular organisms.
They suspect it is related to extinct organisms that lived 600 million years ago and may have been an early failed attempt at multicellular life.
Phenotypic variation and gene regulation are covered next, with discussion of multicellular behavior, social signals, differentiation, the cell cycle, and developmental genes.
This is the first time integrated circuits have been used for such an application imaging small molecules electrochemically in a multicellular structure.

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