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fusion n.

Edited by Elizabeth A. Martin and Tanya A. McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 50 words.

1. the joining together of two structures by surgery. For example, fusion of two or more vertebrae is performed to

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fusion n.

Elizabeth Martin and Tanya McFerran.

in A Dictionary of Nursing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Nursing Studies. 50 words.

1 the joining together of two structures by surgery. For example, fusion of two or more vertebrae is performed to

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cell fusion

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 51 words.

The experimental fusion of nuclei and cytoplasm from different somatic cells to form a single hybrid cell. Cells used for

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centric fusion

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 20 words.

The whole-arm fusion of chromosomes by the joining together of two acentric chromosomes to form one metacentric chromosome.

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centric fusion

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 23 words.

The whole-arm fusion of *chromosomes by the joining together of two *acentric chromosomes to form one *metacentric...

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centric fusion

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 20 words.

The whole-arm fusion of chromosomes by the joining together of two acentric chromosomes to form one metacentric chromosome.

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cell fusion

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 51 words.

The experimental fusion of nuclei and cytoplasm from different somatic cells to form a single hybrid cell. Cells used for

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cell fusion

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 51 words.

The experimental fusion of *nuclei and *cytoplasm from different *somatic cells to form a single hybrid cell.

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fusion fallacy

Edited by Trischa Mann.

in Australian Law Dictionary

January 2013; p ublished online April 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 164 words.

A term coined by Australian authors in reference to the view that integration (fusion) of the doctrines and

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fusion fallacy

Edited by Audrey Blunden.

in Australian Law Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 164 words.

A term coined by Australian authors in reference to the view that integration (fusion) of the doctrines and

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fusion fallacy

Edited by Trischa Mann.

in Australian Law Dictionary

October 2017; p ublished online April 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 164 words.

A term coined by Australian authors in reference to the view that integration (fusion) of the doctrines and

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nuclear fusion

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 30 words.

1 (in biology) the fusion (def. 3) of the nuclei of a heterokaryon leading to the formation of a hybrid

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Fusion Food

in Savoring Gotham: A Food Lover’s Companion to New York City

January 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 1143 words.

“Fusion food” is a term coined by Chef Norman Van Aken during a speech given in Santa Fe, New Mexico,

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fusion (Linguistics)

Sylvia Chalker and Edmund Weiner.

in The Oxford Dictionary of English Grammar

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 87 words.

The merging of more than one linguistic element in one form. English verb inflections are an example of fusion. Thus

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Fusion Food

Linda Murray Berzok.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 1754 words.

“Fusion cuisine,” an American term, was coined in the 1970s to describe the combining of ingredients, flavors, and culinary

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cell fusion

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

The experimental fusion of nuclei and cytoplasm from different somatic cells to form a single hybrid cell. Cells used for fusion often come from tissue cultures derived from different...

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cell fusion

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 53 words.

The experimental fusion of nuclei and *cytoplasm from different somatic *cells to form a single hybrid cell. Cells used for fusion often come from tissue cultures derived from different...

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cell fusion

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 51 words.

The experimental fusion of nuclei and cytoplasm from different somatic cells to form a single hybrid cell. Cells used for fusion often come from tissue cultures derived from different...

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auditory fusion

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology.

Hearing two or more sounds as one. When the sounds are presented to different ears it is also called binaural fusion. Compare precedence effect.

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replicon fusion

Overview page. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics.

The joining of two complete replicating systems, mediated by a transposon. If two plasmids are joined (one of which carries a transposon), the process is called plasmid fusion.

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