immobilize


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paralyse

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to render powerless or motionless, as by inflicting severe injury

to cause to cease regular activity

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hold as reserve or withdraw from circulation

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to hold fast or prevent from moving

make defenseless

convert (assets) into fixed capital

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prohibit the conversion or use of (assets)

cause to be unable to move

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External fixation devices are used to immobilize complicated fractures by securing threaded pins that are inserted through the patient's skin into the bone.
Also since 1987, depositories designed to limit settlement risks have begun to immobilize certain mortgage-backed securities and commercial paper, and a clearinghouse has begun multilateral netting of transactions in U.
Currently, scientists must immobilize and anesthetize rats to inject dyes into single neurons and observe subcellular activity through a hole in the skull.
Green World Science has patented technology to immobilize metals in heap leach stacks, for in situ aquifer restoration in the uranium industry, for mine waste stacks and for treating large water bodies such as pit lakes, and has just received two new patents for prevention of acid mine drainage from rock heaps and underground mine workings.
Utilizing a simple yet effective device like the StatLock to immobilize catheters is an idea whose time has come," said Dr.
Passovoy said the boy must wear the brace, which immobilizes his lumbar region, through the summer, when the child's doctor will decide whether surgery is required.
This chemical attachment immobilizes the antibodies, and fluorescently labeled signal molecules, which are structurally similar to the drug, are bound to these immobilized antibodies.
The newly discovered cesium ion sieve, the researchers say, "not only selectively exchanges cesium ions but also immobilizes them at room temperature through chemical bonding that.
The company also announced that it has increased the depth of its HIV/AIDS treatment pipeline to include two proprietary HIV-Hemopurifier(TM) treatments: AEMD-45, which is an immobilized antibody treatment cartridge, and AEMD-61, a treatment cartridge that immobilizes both antibodies for HIV and antisense DNA.