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2013-05-28 15:36:14

Snail shells coil in response to an lopsided protein gradient across their shell mantles.


Word of the Day
marcescent
  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.
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