interdigitation
noun see interdigitate

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  • Interdigitation — In ter*dig i*ta tion, n. (Anat.) The state of interdigitating; interdigital space. Owen. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interdigitation — [ɛ̃tɛʀdiʒitɑsjɔ̃] n. f. ÉTYM. Mil. XXe (1969, Berkaloff et al., Biologie et physiol. cellulaire, p. 36); de inter , lat. digitus, et suff. ation. ❖ ♦ Didact. (biol.) Dispositif d accrochage entre des cellules vivantes, analogue à l assemblage par …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • interdigitation — šukinio darinio gaminimas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. interdigitation vok. Doppelkammstrukturherstellung, f rus. изготовление встречно гребенчатой структуры, n pranc. interdigitation, f …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • interdigitation — ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈtāshən noun : the act of interlocking or the condition of being interlocked or interpenetrated produce, by interdigitation, alternate strips of warm and cold water Encyc. Britannica …   Useful english dictionary

  • interdigitation — noun An interlinking that resembles the fingers of two hands being locked together …   Wiktionary

  • interdigitation — 1. The mutual interlocking of toothed or tonguelike processes. 2. The processes thus interlocked. 3. Infoldings or plicae of adjacent cell or plasma membranes. 4. SYN: intercuspation (2). [inter + L. digitus, finger] * * * in·ter·dig·i·ta·tion… …   Medical dictionary

  • interdigitation —    The lateral interlocking of sedimentary series [16] …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • interdigitation — n. act of intertwining or interlacing (like the fingers of two clasped hands) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • interdigitation — in·ter·dig·i·ta·tion …   English syllables

  • interdigitate — interdigitation, n. /in teuhr dij i tayt /, v.i., v.t., interdigitated, interdigitating. to interlock, as or like the fingers of both hands. [1840 50; INTER + DIGITATE] * * * …   Universalium

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