Conjugation meaning

kŏn'jə-gā'shən
The act of conjugating.
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The state of being conjugated.
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The inflection of a particular verb.
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A presentation of the complete set of inflected forms of a verb.
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A class of verbs having similar inflected forms.
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The temporary union of two bacterial cells during which one cell transfers part or all of its genome to the other.
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A process of sexual reproduction in which ciliate protozoans of the same species temporarily couple and exchange genetic material.
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A process of sexual reproduction in certain algae and fungi in which temporary or permanent fusion occurs, resulting in the union of the male and female gametes.
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A conjugating or being conjugated; union.
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Any of various types of sexual reproduction in which certain algae, fungi, etc. exchange genetic material.
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A methodical presentation or arrangement of the inflectional forms of a verb; paradigm.
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The act or process of producing such an arrangement or paradigm.
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A class of verbs with similar inflectional forms.
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The act of conjugating.
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The state of being conjugated.
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The temporary union of two bacterial cells during which one cell transfers part or all of its genome to the other.
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A process of sexual reproduction in which ciliate protozoans of the same species temporarily couple and exchange genetic material.
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A process of sexual reproduction in certain algae and fungi in which temporary or permanent fusion occurs, resulting in the union of the male and female gametes.
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A type of sexual reproduction in single-celled organisms, such as bacteria and some algae and fungi, in which two organisms or cells from the same species join together to exchange genetic material before undergoing cell division.
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The fusion of two gametes to form a zygote, as in some algae and fungi.
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The coming together of things.
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(biology) The temporary fusion of organisms, especially as part of sexual reproduction.
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Sexual relations within marriage.
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(grammar) In some languages, one of several classifications of verbs according to what inflections they take.
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(grammar) The act of conjugating a verb.
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(grammar) The conjugated forms of a verb.
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(chemistry) A system of delocalized orbitals consisting of alternating single bonds and double bonds.
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(mathematics) A mapping sending x to gxg-1, where g and x are elements of a group; inner automorphism.
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(mathematics) A function which negates the non-real part of a complex or hypercomplex number; complex conjugation.
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Origin of conjugation

Borrowing from Latin coniugātiō, from coniugō (“join, unite together”), from con- (“with”) + iugō (“join, bind, connect”).