adjective see dissimilate

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  • dissimilatory — adjective Of, pertaining to, or causing dissimilation …   Wiktionary

  • dissimilatory — dis·sim·i·la·to·ry …   English syllables

  • dissimilatory — dəˈsimələˌtōrē, (ˈ)di|s , tȯr , ri adjective : of, relating to, or caused by dissimilation …   Useful english dictionary

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  • dissimilatory reduction — The use of a substance as an electron acceptor in energy generation. The acceptor (e.g., sulfate or nitrate) is reduced but not incorporated into organic matter during biosynthetic processes …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • DNRA — Dissimilatory Nitrate Reduction to Ammonium (Academic & Science » Chemistry) * Domain Names Registration Authority (Internet) * Dubai Naturalisation Residency Administration (Governmental) * Do Not Refer Again (Governmental » Military) * Danish… …   Abbreviations dictionary

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  • Denitrification — Nitrogen cycle. Denitrification is a microbially facilitated process of nitrate reduction that may ultimately produce molecular nitrogen (N2) through a series of intermediate gaseous nitrogen oxide products. This respiratory process reduces… …   Wikipedia

  • Hydrogensulfite reductase — In enzymology, a hydrogensulfite reductase (EC number| is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:trithionate + acceptor + 2 H2O + OH ightleftharpoons 3 bisulfite + reduced acceptorThe 4 substrates of this enzyme are trithionate,… …   Wikipedia

  • Desulfuromonadales — Systematik Klassifikation: Lebewesen Domäne: Bakterien Abteilung: Proteobacteria Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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