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Title:
The Penguin dictionary of biology
Author:
Thain, M. (Michael), 1946-
Personal Author:
Edition:
Tenth edition.
Publication Information:
London ; New York : Penguin Books, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
x, 678 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780140513592
Format :
Book

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Central Library QH13 .N62 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Central Library QH13 .N62 2000 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Non circulating
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Summary

Summary

From ABA, accessory molecules and altruism to x - ray diffraction, yeasts and zygotes, the language of biology is rich, complex and constantly expanding. This Penguin Dictionary, now in its tenth extensively updated edition, has long been established as the definitive single - volume source. It forms an ideal companion guide to the subject, defining over 7,500 terms, explaining fundamental concepts and exploring the latest discoveries and developments.


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