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work

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the proper activity of a person or thing

a large or important social gathering

to react in a specified way

to perform a function effectively

to perform the duties of another

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(mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)

what something is used for

the actions and activities assigned to or required or expected of a person or group

a relation such that one thing is dependent on another

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a formal or official social gathering or ceremony

perform as expected when applied

serve a purpose, role, or function

perform duties attached to a particular office or place or function

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In the wet meadow, response to fertilization varied according to identity of the functional group, as indicated by a significant nutrient treatment x functional group interaction (Table 2).
3 (R Core Team 2015) were used to investigate if there was a difference in species or functional group cover before and after the environmental watering event.
In the new study, Yu and his team showed just how to do this with a chemical structure that can deliver bond-breaking palladium to a relatively remote CH site, more than a dozen bonds distant from the nearest functional group.
Topics cover the general, theoretical and computational aspects of the functional group such as quantum chemical treatment, structural and conformational chemistry and thermochemistry.
Plants in the functional group to be eliminated were painted with Roundup[TM] nonselective herbicide and removed once visible yellowing had occurred.
The sharing of the data, knowledge and functional views ensures that each functional group understands the operational situation and its role in improving it.
If key goals and specifics aren't transmitted successfully among functional groups, then each group misplaces its effort.
The dependence of biomass on species number and functional group composition became progressively stronger, accounting for one-third of the variation (variance) in 1997 and two-thirds in 2000.
The process can attach a functional group to as many as 1 out of every 20 carbons on a nanotube, which can contain millions of carbon atoms.
Then if you find a functional group that acts as an indicator, you can use it to monitor environmental health anywhere in Australia.
decreases in the abundances of some species are coupled to increases in the abundances of other functionally similar species), community function and/or functional group biomass will be partially or wholly maintained during environmental perturbations (MacArthur 1955, McNaughton 1977, Schindler 1987, Howarth 1991, Walker 1992, Lawton and Brown 1993, Carpenter et al.
The emulsion blended system is for producing crosslinking reactions only at the interfacial region of two kinds of functionalized particles, in which each particle has only one kind of functional group, carboxyl or epoxy groups (20).
Here we describe an experiment that examined how plant functional group richness and composition affect nutrient cycling in a serpentine grassland in California.
com/research/rwsjfg/comprehensive) has announced the addition of Elsevier Science and Technology's new book "Comprehensive Organic Functional Group Transformations II.
Appendices also include selected functional group shifts, solvent shifts, and association charts of problems with functional groups and experiments.
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