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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Breaking up a military unit (by transfers or discharges);

Usage examples (39)
  • The gene inactivation system
  • Thermal inactivation of serum samples
  • Because transpositions result in inactivation of neighbouring genes, McClintock used the term "controlling elements" to describe the mobile chromosome structures.
  • The scientists argue that such "inactivation" allows us to lose ourself in the movie: for more
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