a lesbian is a homosexual woman. the word lesbian is also used for women in relation to their sexual identity or sexual behavior, regardless of sexual orientation, or as an adjective to characterize or associate nouns with homosexuality or same-sex attraction.. the concept of 'lesbian' to differentiate women with a shared sexual orientation evolved in the 20th century. throughout .
new kingdom sources such as the book of the dead describe isis as protecting deceased souls as they face the dangers in the duat. they also describe isis as a member of the divine councils that judge souls' moral righteousness before admitting them into the afterlife, and she appears in vignettes standing beside osiris as he presides over this .
a prison, also known as a correctional facility, jail, gaol dated, british and australian english , penitentiary american english , detention center or centre if outside the us , correctional center, american english or remand center, is a facility in which inmates or prisoners are forcibly confined and denied a variety of freedoms under the authority of the state.
gluten from latin gluten, 'glue' is a group of proteins, called prolamins and glutelins, which occur with starch in the endosperm of various cereal grains. this protein complex supplies 75–85% of the total protein in bread wheat. it is found in related wheat species and hybrids, such as spelt, khorasan, emmer, einkorn, and triticale , barley, rye, and oats, as well as products derived .
the micrometre is a common unit of measurement for wavelengths of infrared radiation as well as sizes of biological cells and bacteria, and for grading wool by the diameter of the fibres. the width of a single human hair ranges from approximately 20 to 200 μm. the longest human chromosome is approximately 10 μm in length.
a cactus plural cacti, cactuses, or less commonly, cactus is a member of the plant family cactaceae, a family comprising about 127 genera with some 1750 known species of the order caryophyllales. the word 'cactus' derives, through latin, from the ancient greek κάκτος, kaktos, a name originally used by theophrastus for a spiny plant whose identity is now not certain.
a nebula latin for 'cloud' or 'fog'; pl. nebulae, nebulæ or nebulas is an interstellar cloud of dust, hydrogen, helium and other ionized gases.originally, the term was used to describe any diffuse astronomical object, including galaxies beyond the milky way.the andromeda galaxy, for instance, was once referred to as the andromeda nebula and spiral galaxies in general as 'spiral nebulae .
an architectural movement started by a generation of new architects during the 1990, among this generation of architects were oma, mvrdv, unstudio, mecanoo, meyer en van schooten and many more. they started with buildings, which became internationally known for their new and refreshing style. after which super dutch architecture spread out .
houghton hall / ˈ h aʊ t ən / how-tən is a country house in the parish of houghton in norfolk, england.it is the residence of david cholmondeley, 7th marquess of cholmondeley.. it was commissioned by the de facto first british prime minister, sir robert walpole, in 1722, and it is a key building in the history of palladian architecture in england. it is a grade i listed building .
a cooper is a person trained to make wooden casks, barrels, vats, buckets, tubs, troughs and other similar containers from timber staves that were usually heated or steamed to make them pliable.. journeymen coopers also traditionally made wooden implements, such as rakes and wooden-bladed shovels. in addition to wood, other materials, such as iron, were used in the manufacturing process.