Full of or shedding light; bright or shining, especially in the dark.
A genetic structure in a cell that can replicate independently of the chromosomes, typically a small circular DNA strand in the cytoplasm of a bacterium or protozoan. Plasmids are much used in the laboratory manipulation of genes.
In ancient Rome a man trained to fight with weapons against other men or wild animal in the arena.
(āp'ō-āp'sĭs)(n) The highest point of an objects orbit around a planetary body. One of my favorite words.
Someone that makes annoyance an epidemic.
The killing of a god.
A plane curve generated by the locus of the point at which a variable tangent to a rectangular hyperbola intersects a perpendicular from the center to the tangent. Equation: r 2= 2 a 2cosθ.
Crying out noisily; clamorous. Basically, "really loud"