mammalian

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj mammalian of or relating to the class Mammalia
    • n mammalian any warm-blooded vertebrate having the skin more or less covered with hair; young are born alive except for the small subclass of monotremes and nourished with milk
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Mammalian Of or pertaining to the Mammalia or mammals.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • mammalian Of or pertaining to the Mammalia or mammals.
    • n mammalian An animal of the class Mammalia; a mammal.
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Usage

In literature:

But to avoid any such criticism, let us take the mammalian subdivision only.
"Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I" by Herbert Spencer
Mammalian animals and Man.
"The Stones of Venice, Volume I (of 3)" by John Ruskin
These seven species comprise only thirteen per cent of the mammalian fauna of the Mesa Verde.
"Mammals of Mesa Verde National Park, Colorado" by Sydney Anderson
Instinctively, the mammalian mother feeds, warms and defends her young.
"Psychology" by Robert S. Woodworth
The exceeding scantiness of the mammalian fauna, however, remains to be accounted for.
"Island Life" by Alfred Russel Wallace
This we know from comparisons with the fossils of the preceding mammalian age.
"The Origin of the World According to Revelation and Science" by John William Dawson
But besides these Asiatic immigrants and their modified descendants we have a small truly native Alpine mammalian fauna.
"The History of the European Fauna" by R. F. Scharff
Their bodies were wide and squat, and they seemed to have been mammalian and probably warm-blooded.
"The Secret of the Ninth Planet" by Donald Allen Wollheim
Specially interesting in the Eocene and Oligocene are the mammalian remains.
"The Geological Story of the Isle of Wight" by J. Cecil Hughes
Colchester, Mr., on mammalian remains at Kyson, 203.
"A Manual of Elementary Geology" by Charles Lyell
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In news:

Comparison of 29 Mammalian Genomes Identifies Conserved Elements Spanning 4.2% of Genome.
Early exposure to microbes shapes the mammalian immune system by subduing inflammatory T cells.
If you've ever wondered whether mammalian evolution has a speed limit, here's a number for you: 24 million.
A rtificial noses have orbited the Earth in spacecraft, inhaled in doctors' offices, and sniffed in food-processing plants, all in an effort to surpass the sensitivity and specificity of the mammalian olfactory organ.
Mammalian Transient Transfection System.
The first mammalian "cell phone".
Industry experts discuss methods for optimizing protein expression in bacterial and mammalian cell lines.
Studies of more than 300 mammalian species have shown that salivary glands, because they are nonessential to life, have a greater capacity to evolve than the body's vital organs.
Subsurface cytoskeletal structure can be visualized in either fixed or living mammalian cells in aqueous medium with approximately 50 nm resolution using the Scanning Force Microscope (SFM).
Bishop had been working on a "living computer" built from mammalian neurons at the time of the shooting.
NMIIB-deficient mammalian cells and C. Directional Persistence of Migrating Cells Requires Kif1C-Mediated Stabilization of Trailing Adhesions p1153.
The Convergent Evolution of Suspensory Posture and Locomotion in Tree Sloths Journal of Mammalian Evolution DOI: 10.1007/s10914-011-9174-x.
Although mammalian domination of Earth occurred immediately following the dinosaurs' demise, the new research shows it took 10 million to 15 million more years for the ancestors of modern-day mammals to appear.
Then, on Feb 27, 1997, a paper titled, "Viable Offspring Derived from Fetal and Adult Mammalian Cells" appeared in the British journal Nature, and Dolly became a celebrity.
Controlled heat transfer with mammalian bodies: In the 1990s Stanford University biologists Dennis Grahn and H.
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In science:

Mammalian pharmacokinetics of carbon nanotubes using intrinsic near-infrared fluorescence.
Carbon Nanotubes in Biology and Medicine: in vitro and in vivo Detection, Imaging and Drug Delivery
Kohn KW (1999) Molecular interaction map of the mammalian cell cycle control and DNA repair systems.
Protein Interaction Networks are Fragile against Random Attacks and Robust against Malicious Attacks
Analysis of DNA double-strand break (DSB) repair in mammalian cells. J Vis Exp. Shoichet, B. K. and I. D.
Biological Concepts Instrument (BCI): A diagnostic tool for revealing student thinking
CORUM: the comprehensive resource of mammalian protein complexes–2009.
ppiTrim: Constructing non-redundant and up-to-date interactomes
The MIPS mammalian protein-protein interaction database.
ppiTrim: Constructing non-redundant and up-to-date interactomes
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