"a deep distinction"

03:50 Apr 7, 2005
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Science - Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-) / zoology
English term or phrase: "a deep distinction"
In the field these geckos all appeared to be a single taxon yet subsequent DNA analysis revealed "a deep distinction" between one specimen and the other three that were tested.

Some reference would be great. Thanks
Ghyslaine LE NAGARD
New Caledonia
Local time: 23:23


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4 +5une grande différence
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3une distinction profonde
Gwac


  

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a deep distinction
une distinction profonde


Explanation:
The term seems pretty straightforwardly literal to me, then again, I'm no expert on DNA analysis!

Gwac
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3 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +5
une grande différence


Explanation:
une différence importante

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Local time: 14:23
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agree  michelebe (X)
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agree  kobay
12 mins

agree  Diane de Cicco: oui, ou une différence marquée
13 mins
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agree  Michele Fauble
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agree  Georges Tocco
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