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Synonyms for affinity

Synonyms for affinity

Synonyms for affinity

(immunology) the attraction between an antigen and an antibody

(biology) state of relationship between organisms or groups of organisms resulting in resemblance in structure or structural parts

a close connection marked by community of interests or similarity in nature or character

the force attracting atoms to each other and binding them together in a molecule

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inherent resemblance between persons or things

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a natural attraction or feeling of kinship

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When I saw you a couple of days ago I knew in an instant that you were my affinity. But for years I had been looking for a woman almost your exact opposite.
Money is not essential, but this wide affinity is, which transcends the habits of clique and caste and makes itself felt by men of all classes.
The strong men usually give some allowance even to the petulances of fashion, for that affinity they find in it.
Affinity Metals is a Canadian mineral exploration company focused on advancing the Regal polymetallic project located near Revelstoke, BC.
Lockton Affinity to Administer New Standalone Cyber Liability Product
Affinity Federal Credit Union has announced the official launched of its Great Savings Challenge that aims to improve its members' financial well-being by encouraging them to set savings goals and make well-informed financial decisions, the company said.
Wichita, KS, December 15, 2018 --(PR.com)-- After Hours Auto Repair, a Wichita business that opened in 2008 is undergoing an official name change to Affinity Automotive Services, Inc.
A few months ago, G&A Editor and co-host Eric Poole and I were working on a spot featuring the new Franchi Affinity semiautomatic shotgun.
Available research highlights that affinity spaces can lead to a successful learning environment and experience (Beemt, Akkerman, & Simons, 2011; Brass, & Mecoli, 2011; Curwood, 2013; Fields, 2009; Gee, 2013).
6 September 2017 - New Jersey, US-based financial services organisation Affinity Federal Credit Union (Affinity) has merged with NEA Federal Credit Union, the CU said.
- US-based biopharmaceutical affinity purification solutions specialist Avitide, Inc.
These interactions are usually reversible and range from having a weak-to-high binding strength, or "affinity." These systems may also be highly selective in their binding (e.g., an antibody-antigen interaction) or more general in nature (e.g., the binding of drugs with a serum transport protein) (1--4).
Fairborn, OH-based Affinity Apparel has been presented an "Image of the Year" award from the North-American Association of Uniform Manufacturers and Distributors (NAUMD), which recognizes achievement in the design, creation, and manufacturing of image apparel programs in a number of categories, the company said.
An affinity scheme is a partnership in which an insurer underwrites insurance to be distributed via another company whose primary product or service is not insurance.