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Synonyms for congener

something closely resembling or analogous to something else

Synonyms for congener

a minor chemical constituent that gives a wine or liquor its distinctive character

an animal or plant that bears a relationship to another (as related by common descent or by membership in the same genus)

a whole (a thing or person) of the same kind or category as another

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Because all alcoholic beverages begin with fermentation, any type of booze is likely to have congeners but distillation may remove many of them.
not including BB153), including only those congeners detected in at least 60% of the study population (which removed BDE-28 from the sum), and high (BDE-100 and -153) or low (BDE-28 and -47) brominated congener sums.
The retention time window were established through five injections of 19 PCBs standard congeners over a period of 72 h and the retention time was recorded for each congener to three decimal places [38].
Prynocaria congener and Bemisia tabaci were obtained from stock colonies kept in a greenhouse at the Engineering Research Center of Biological Control, South China Agricultural University (SCAU) on poinsettia plants, Euphorbia pulcherrima Willd, which were grown in plastic pots (15 cm diameter).
There are 209 possible congeners with the 12 most toxic displaying "dioxin like" effects.
Congeners (Latin for "horn together") live up to their name.
In laboratory experiments, mixing alcohol with orange juice prevents the presence of congeners.
10](x+1) transformed count of seeds matured/plant were evaluated for each congener using multiple regression.
We report here only the finding of congener 2,3,7,8 TCDD from seven of the on-site samples.
Using a 40-meter Rtx[R]-PCB column and electron capture detection, we determined the retention time for each congener individually, then analyzed a composite of Aroclor[R] PCB mixes 1242, 1254, and 1262.
GC-ECD temperature programs are given in Table 1 for each SRM, these varied in accordance with optimum PCB congener separations for each Aroclor.
A third PBDE formulation, based on the fully brominated, or deca, congener known as BDE-209 isn't slated for a phaseout anywhere.
Effects of a Non-Ortho-Substituted Polychiorinated Biphenyl Congener (3,3'4,4'-tetrachlorobiphenyl) on Sexual Maturation and Behavior in the Offspring of Female Rats.
And penta sold in the United States for uses such as preserving utility poles must now be manufactured under conditions that do not produce 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin and that minimize the concentration of another toxic congener, 1,2,3,6,7,8-hexachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin.