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Synonyms for preparation

Synonyms for preparation

the condition of being made ready beforehand

a plan made in preparation for an undertaking

Synonyms for preparation

the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose

the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action)

(music) a note that produces a dissonant chord is first heard in a consonant chord

preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home)

the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

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The in vitro slice preparation permits intracellular recording in whole-cell configuration from the cells of the MSF-VL system (Fig.
An adrenal slice preparation for the study of chromaffin cells and their cholinergic innervation.
Histidine can also increase the membrane currents recorded postsynaptically from horizontal cells during voltage-clamp in the skate retinal slice preparation (12).
Consistent with this observation, we found that application of histidine to the skate retinal slice preparation resulted in a reversible increase in inward current from identified horizontal cells recorded in voltage clamp mode (5).
A thick brain slice preparation of Xenopus hindbrain was developed, and the neurons were visualized by IR/DIC microscopy.