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Since there is no unequivocal definition of life, most current definitions in biology are descriptive. Life is considered a characteristic of ...

life | biology | Britannica.com

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Apr 15, 2016 ... A biochemical or molecular biological definition sees living organisms as ... A genetic definition of life therefore would be a system capable of ...

NASA - Life's Working Definition: Does It Work?

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How to define "life" is a sweeping question that affects whole branches of biology, biochemistry, genetics, and ultimately the search for life elsewhere in the ...

Life (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)

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Aug 15, 2003 ... Life is often defined in basic biology textbooks in terms of a list of distinctive properties that distinguish living systems from non-living. Although ...

Cell Biology/Introduction/What is living - Wikibooks, open books for ...

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The question, "What is life?" has been one of many long discussions and the answer may depend upon your initial definitions. Life is cells. Cell theory consists of ...

Online Introduction to Biology - The Basics - Defining Life

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Its typical for a book to lead off by setting up its basic definitions and terms, and this will be no exception. This is all about biology, the study of living things (the ...

Is the Meaning of Your Life to Make Babies? - Scientific American ...

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Mar 24, 2013 ... Genetic evolution is the meaning of biologic life, in that it is the why and how of it, as well as the stock of future biological existence. The genes ...

Defining Life - Astrobiology Magazine

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Jun 19, 2002 ... The science of biology is the study of life, yet scientists can't agree on an absolute definition. Are the individual cells of your body, with all their ...

The biological and philosophical definitions of life. - NCBI

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Acta Biotheor. 1975;24(1-2):14-21. The biological and philosophical definitions of life. Jeuken M. A distinction must be made between various levels of thought.

The biological and philosophical definitions of life | SpringerLink

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May 1, 1974 ... For a definition of life the formulation on the level of natural sciences,i.e. the biological definition, will not be the same as the philosophical ...

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Life - Biology-Online Dictionary

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May 25, 2011 ... There is no consensus regarding the answer to the question as to when does life begin. Does it begin at the time of fertilization or the time ...

What is life? | Welcome to biology! | Intro to biology | Biology | Khan ...

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In the intro to biology video, we defined biology as the branch of science concerned with the study of living things, or organisms. That definition is pretty ...

Biological life - definition of Biological life by The Free Dictionary

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a. The property or quality that distinguishes living organisms from dead organisms and inanimate matter, manifested in functions such as metabolism, growth, ...