In addition, paedomorphic larvae retain the ability to metamorphose
Cave-dwelling salamanders are obligate paedomorphs (3), but are known to metamorphose
when exposed to lighted laboratory conditions (4).
dans la poesie baroque francaise et anglaise: variations et resurgences.
Under the tremendous heat and pressure of a meteorite impact, rocks melt, shatter or metamorphose
into strange forms that not even volcanic explosions can generate.
Displayed under glass, framed, or placed on a slide and projected onto the wall, these objects metamorphose
from detritus to poetry.
4) Artists can also metamorphose
others, as when Brunelleschi, in the fable of the Fat Carpenter, transforms the plump artisan into somebody other than himself or, rather, deceives the fat fellow into believing he is no longer himself.
The title is meant to evoke Mishima and his world, mythology, mer ("sea"), mort ("death"), and metamorphose
But many caterpillars in the families Riodinidae and Lycaenidae -- which metamorphose
into the beautiful, widely distributed butterflies commonly called "metalmarks" and "blues" -- don't have these problems.
This is a vexed spot where literality and truth to form, pushed to their logical and rhetorical conclusions, metamorphose
into something else-neither object nor concept but a hybrid of both.
During their aquatic larval stage, salamanders suck in water and small prey, but after they metamorphose
into land-bound adults, they catch dinner by flicking out their tongues.
Co-ordinator of national preservation and digitisation programs Metamorphose
and Memory of the Netherlands.
Decide yourself, when the artist's luxuriant, surreal inventions metamorphose
their way up the Guggenheim spiral this fall.
Moreover, the virus appears to cause endocrine system changes that can curb a larva's appetite, keep it from molting or prevent its pupation (passage into that dormant stage when it would metamorphose
into an adult, capable of reproduction).
Through the animation process, people metamorphose
into landscapes and everyday things appear and disappear, mutate into other objects, or become abstract forms.
With this type of agreement we continue to improve the prospects of our going forward strategy for the public holding company to metamorphose
into a multifaceted holder of telecommunications and internet assets," states Smith.