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Meanings and phrases
- an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely; arrested development; infantile fixation; regression
- the activity of fastening something firmly in position
- (histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body; fixing
- an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone; obsession
- an immune response in which an antigen-antibody combination inactivates a complement (so it is unavailable to participate in a second antigen-antibody combination)
- a blood test in which a sample of serum is exposed to a particular antigen and complement in order to determine whether or not antibodies to that particular antigen are present; used as a diagnostic test
- an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely; arrested development; fixation; regression
- the assimilation of atmospheric nitrogen by soil bacteria and its release for plant use on the death of the bacteria
- The overall process is called nitrogen fixation.
- Some cyanobacteria are also capable of nitrogen fixation.
- "Gluconacetobacter diazotrophicus" is also known for nitrogen fixation.
- Almost all Brassicaceae have C3 carbon fixation.
- These include Crassulacean acid metabolism, carbon fixation, and pyrenoids.
- The data will be used to determine the approximate carbon fixation rate of Costa Rican forests.