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settle

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settle as a colony

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settle as colonists or establish a colony (in)

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This study has shown that alates fly to and colonize more in higher light intensity areas, while the dealates have an opposite behavior colonizing more in darker areas.
This disconnect aside, however, the essays in Colonize This
When Europeans started to colonize other parts of the world the germs they carried were more deadly than their swords.
aureus persistently colonizes about 20 percent of the human population by binding to skin-like cells within the nasal cavity.
This study shows the impressive ability of MRSA to colonize diverse animal species and provides further evidence suggesting that interspecies transmission of human epidemic clones can occur between persons and animals.
And could humans really colonize Mars in the coming decades, as scientists and explorers say?
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London, July 3 (ANI): Marine species were thought to colonize Hawaii and eventually diverge into an isolated native species, but were doomed to an evolutionary "dead end" with no further specialization and speciation.
After giving the bacteria several days to colonize the sand, the researchers measured the sand's cohesion with an instrument that assesses particles' tendency to slide past each other.
The killer bees were expected to colonize Los Angeles County sooner, having moved into the state after getting established in areas of Texas, New Mexico and Arizona.
This is followed by a discussion of several expeditions to New Mexico in the later 16th century, and the competition in Spain for the right to colonize New Mexico.
For a discussion of the controlling images used to oppress and colonize black women, such as the mammy, the matriarch, the welfare mother, the Jezebel, and other controlling images of beauty, see Collins 67-82.
As such Bartels' contribution to existing work on imperialism and the urge to colonize in the early modern period are significant.
pylori's ability to colonize the stomach, shape indeed matters.
To the Editor: Anaerobic intestinal spirochetes of the genus Brachyspira colonize the large intestine (1).