- Carrier wave, a waveform suitable for modulation by an information-bearing signal
- Charge carrier, an unbound particle carrying an electric charge
- a mathematical Set over which an algebraic structure is defined
- Carrier protein, a protein that facilitates the transport of another molecule
- a Catalyst or other intermediary in a chemical reaction
- Asymptomatic carrier, an organism infected with an infectious disease agent, but displaying no symptoms
- Genetic carrier, an organism that has inherited a genetic trait or mutation, but displaying no symptoms
- Disease carrier (disambiguation) in medicine
- Gestational carrier, a surrogate mother
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“Imagination could hardly do without metaphor, for imagination is, literally, the moving around in ones mind of images, and such images tend commonly to be metaphoric. Creative minds, as we know, are rich in images and metaphors, and this is true in science and art alike. The difference between scientist and artist has little to do with the ways of the creative imagination; everything to do with the manner of demonstration and verification of what has been seen or imagined.”
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