organic phenomenon


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n organic phenomenon (biology) a natural phenomenon involving living plants and animals
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In literature:

I will only call your attention to the fact, that the exceptional phenomenon of the laboratory is the prevailing law of the organism.
"Medical Essays" by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
No doubt a strange phenomenon had been accomplished in the organism of the murderer of Camille.
"Therese Raquin" by Emile Zola
The phenomenon of old age is not evident in the case of the unicellular organism reproducing by fission.
"The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays" by J. (John) Joly
The destruction of these organisms appears to be a phenomenon of oxidation, for the presence of oxygen appears to be necessary.
"Artificial Light" by M. Luckiesh
This some phenomenon may be traced in the organization of property.
"Socialism and Modern Science (Darwin, Spencer, Marx)" by Enrico Ferri
This phenomenon is one of the most curious in the history of organic forms.
"Proserpina, Volume 1" by John Ruskin
The organization by sex is a singular phenomenon, of the history of which there are no records.
"Introduction to the History of Religions" by Crawford Howell Toy
It is the action of carbonic acid upon the respiratory organs, that gives rise to a phenomenon frequently seen in mines and caves.
"A Treatise on Anatomy, Physiology, and Hygiene (Revised Edition)" by Calvin Cutter
The phenomenon known as "catalysis" is of common occurrence in both inorganic and organic chemistry.
"The Chemistry of Plant Life" by Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher
It is an organic phenomenon, with radiant points of control.
"The Value of Money" by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.

In news:

But these polls may be overlooking a crucial phenomenon: Although participation in organized religion is declining, religiosity and spirituality may not be on the same downward trend.

In science:

It is clear that the invasion percolation is a self organized critical phenomenon.
An Introduction to Monte Carlo Simulation of Statistical physics Problem
Watts and Strogatz hypothesized that small-world properties exist in diverse domains and that the small-world phenomenon arises in many self-organizing systems such as the actor-collaboration graph, the power grid of the Western US, and the nervous system of the nematode worm Caenorhabditis elgans.
A Connection-Centric Survey of Recommender Systems Research
It is the purpose of the present work to investigate the interplay of these two apparently contradicting aspects of randomness effect on the magnetization plateau phenomenon using the density matrix renormalization group (DMRG) method.11) This paper is organized as follows.
Magnetization Plateaux in Random Frustrated S=1/2 Heisenberg Chains
These observations bring out the role of the nature of disorder on GP phenomenon and also reconfirms the character of self-organization in low-doped manganites.
Selective substitution in orbital domains of a low doped manganite : an investigation from Griffiths phenomenon and modification of glassy features
The same applies to the phenomenon of “self-organized criticality ” (where the system drives itself to a critical state, typically with power-law characteristics) or cascading effects, which can result from network interactions (overcritically challenged network nodes or links) [77, 78].
Fundamental and Real-World Challenges in Economics