transposition


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Synonyms for transposition

the act of changing or being changed from one position, direction, or course to the opposite

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any abnormal position of the organs of the body

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an event in which one thing is substituted for another

(genetics) a kind of mutation in which a chromosomal segment is transfered to a new position on the same or another chromosome

(mathematics) the transfer of a quantity from one side of an equation to the other along with a change of sign

(electricity) a rearrangement of the relative positions of power lines in order to minimize the effects of mutual capacitance and inductance

the act of reversing the order or place of

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(music) playing in a different key from the key intended

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To our knowledge, no case of isolated tubal torsion after adnexal transposition has been described in the literature.
Following unsuccessful nonoperative treatment of therapy and splinting, the patient underwent an uneventful submuscular anterior right ulnar nerve transposition and carpal tunnel release.
Furthermore, posterior transposition requires severing the chorda tympani and greater superficial petrosal nerves, which results in transient dysgeusia and an ipsilateral dry eye.
A 24 year old man suffered disruption of the anastomosis of an intrathoracic gastric transposition, after total esophagectomy for benign esophageal stricture.
In the trial the famous painters testify on behalf of the Zuccati brothers, praising them as true artists whose mosaics represent a form of transposition d'art of the paintings.
If that is true, we may owe our existence to one transposition event that occurred 450 million years ago," immunologist Ronald Plasterk of the Netherlands Cancer Institute in Amsterdam says in the Aug.
Among the differences between Q and F, some of which have been incorporated into differences between `The History' and `The Tragedy', are variants involving transposition.
Using Escherichia coli and the bacteria transposons Tn3 and Tn5, Condit (1990) obtained results consistent with a model in which even replicative transposition has little effect on transposon abundance.
When developing the language of origin, provision must be "built-in" for transposition into other languages.
IS element transposition is known to be stimulated by the cell stress response and can lead to the "hopping" of IS elements into plasmid DNA and or into other regions of the bacterial chromosome.
For example, the full transposition and implementation of EU rules on public procurement and concessions is essential to make it easier and cheaper for small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) to bid for public contracts.
EU leaders in an extraordinary European Council in April called for the rapid and full transposition and effective implementation of the Common European Asylum System to ensure common European standards under existing legislation.
The author writes the process of transposition step-by-step starting first by identifying the key, harmonizing the melody using diatonic chords, analyzing the notes of the melodic line in relation to the chords, and using roman numerals and jazz symbols for the harmonic analysis.
Initially, the text also extends the transposition date of the directive by the member states to 31 January 2015.