Translation of apposition in Spanish:


aposición, n.

Pronunciation /ˌæpəˈzɪʃ(ə)n//apəˈzɪʃ(ə)n/


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    aposición feminine
    in apposition (to sth) en aposición (a algo)
    • This is compatible with the idea that pyrenes are forced to lie close together in the complex; the pyrene ring is a quite rigid and thus close apposition of two pyrenes is expected to limit ring deformations.
    • Thus, the expression of these two genes occurs independently in mesoderm and ectoderm without the close apposition of these two tissues that normally occurs in embryos in vivo.
    • The first seven bead appositions led to spikes in the fiber position that represent adhesive events of varying duration.
    • Hence the plug is a specialized cytoplasmic structure, unlike desmosomes, gap junctions, or septate junctions, which are formed from membrane appositions.
    • These connections consisted of close appositions between nonspecialized areas of the plasma membranes of the 2 cells.