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Synonyms for fold

go bankrupt

crease

fold something in

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Synonyms for fold

to bend together or make a crease in so that one part lies over another

to undergo sudden financial failure

to give in from or as if from a gradual loss of strength

to give way mentally and emotionally

a line or an arrangement made by the doubling of one part over another

Synonyms for fold

an angular or rounded shape made by folding

a group of people who adhere to a common faith and habitually attend a given church

a geological process that causes a bend in a stratum of rock

a group of sheep or goats

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a pen for sheep

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the act of folding

incorporate a food ingredient into a mixture by repeatedly turning it over without stirring or beating

cease to operate or cause to cease operating

confine in a fold, like sheep

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become folded or folded up

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In a sense, designing an amino acid sequence that will fold into a properly shaped protein is like creasing a piece of origami paper so that, when immersed in a solution, the water's energy will fold it into a swan.
To test the hypothesis, Hecht and his coworkers engineered 48 genes specially designed to make proteins that would fold into a bundle of four helices.