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an irrational preoccupation

Synonyms for fixation

an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely

an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone

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the activity of fastening something firmly in position

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(histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body

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The objective of this investigation was to study the residual laxity and slippage in suspensory modality of the tibial fixation methods of soft tissue graft (ACL) using suture disc and interference screw by comparing the results of tensile and fatigue tests.
5 cm on each side using double folded graft for fixation.
Specimens were divided into two groups (8 for each group), according to the fixation technique, as group A and group B.
The fixation complex was preconditioned before the actual testing to remove any wraping of the graft.
Results of load-to-failure (on A1 specimen) series for specimen of group A--Suture disc fixation are as follows.