conjugate : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a mixture of two partially miscible liquids A and B produces two conjugate solutions: one of A in B and another of B in A
- v unite chemically so that the product is easily broken down into the original compounds
- v add inflections showing person, number, gender, tense, aspect, etc.
conjugate the verb
- v undergo conjugation
- s joined together especially in a pair or pairs
- s (of a pinnate leaflet) having only one pair of leaflets
- s formed by the union of two compounds
a conjugated protein
- s of an organic compound; containing two or more double bonds each separated from the other by a single bond
- Barack Obama in Irish Times
The fact that I conjugate my verbs and speak in a typical Midwestern newscaster's voice - there's no doubt that this helps ease communication between myself and white audiences,he says. "And there's no doubt that when I'm with a black...
- Bob Huggins in Kansas City Star
I have this theory,Huggins said. "People have a certain aptitude for things. And it's not always the same thing. You take an English professor and a chemist. The chemist may be brilliant but not be able to conjugate a sentence. The English...
- Elias Zerhouni in Washington File
With conjugate technology, NIH researchers have developed effective vaccines against such scourges as : meningitis and typhoid fever,said Dr. Elias Zerhouni, NIH director, in a December 18 statement.