The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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Aspects of phy- ment sique, the levels of hormones or sugar in the blood, tests of
neurological functioning (e.g., the knee jerk), and characteristics such as
alterations in the resistance of the skin to electric current (the galvanic skin
reaction) and ...
In addition to adapting to the general external environ- Adaptation ment,
individuals at each stage of the life cycle of a to the parasite must adapt to the
micro-environment provided micro- by the host. Adaptations include not only
obvious fea- ...
His major contribution, however, The was in the development of the new
technique of mezzo- develop- tint — specifically, the invention of the rocker, the
tool ment of used in the technique. He also introduced the mezzotint mezzotint
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