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2014-04-29 23:18:29

Geobotany or phytogeography is the branch of biogeography that covers the geographic distribution of plant species and their influence on the earth's surface.

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2008-05-02 14:25:00

Cerro Paranal, home of ESO's Very Large Telescope, is certainly one of the best astronomical sites on the planet. Stunning images, obtained by ESO staff at Paranal, of the green and blue flashes, as well as of the so-called 'Gegenschein', are real cases in point.


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definiens
  • The word or words serving to define another word or expression, as in a dictionary entry.
The word 'definiens' comes from the Latin word 'definire', 'to define'.
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