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reasoning from specific to general, concerning a posteriori , empirical , inductive
concept or idea not associated with any specific instance abstract , abstraction
general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples abstraction
representation having no reference to concrete objects or specific examples abstractionism , unrealism
quality of being considered apart from a specific instance or object abstractness
(physics) the ratio of the number of atoms of a specific isotope of an element to the total number of isotopes present abundance
usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people accent , dialect , idiom
RNA molecules present in the cell (in at least 20 varieties, each variety capable of combining with a specific amino acid) that attach the correct amino acid to the protein chain that is being synthesized at the ribosome of the cell (according to directio acceptor RNA , soluble RNA , transfer RNA , tRNA
most important or interesting work or activity in a specific area or field action
(mineral extraction) a surface-active chemical used in flotation process to increase the attraction to a specific mineral activating agent
any specific behavior activity
treatment of symptoms by applying pressure with the fingers to specific pressure points on the body acupressure , G-Jo , shiatsu
treatment of pain or disease by inserting the tips of needles at specific points on the skin acupuncture , stylostixis
formed for a specific end ad hoc
committee for specific purpose ad hoc committee
antibody that causes agglutination of a specific antigen agglutinin
without specific direction aimless
share set aside for a specific purpose allocation , allotment
agreement in specific features, otherwise different analogy
bacterial toxin that has been weakened until it is no longer toxic but is strong enough to induce the formation of antibodies and immunity to the specific disease caused by the toxin anatoxin , toxoid
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