parabiosis
noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1903 1. reversible suspension of obvious vital activities 2. anatomical and physiological union of two organisms • parabiotic adjectiveparabiotically adverb

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  • parabiosis — parabiosis. См. парабиоз. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • parabiosis — Fusión de dos huevos o embriones produciéndose gemelos unidos. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • parabiosis — [par΄əbī ō′sis] n. [ PARA 1 + BIOSIS] Embryology 1. the union of two animals, naturally or experimentally, as by blood circulatory connections 2. the temporary and reversible suspension of a vital life process 3. the living together of two or… …   English World dictionary

  • parabiosis — ► sustantivo femenino BIOLOGÍA Unión experimental de dos individuos para observar los efectos de uno sobre otro. IRREG. plural parabiosis * * * ► femenino BIOLOGÍA Agrupación de organismos saprofíticos de forma que unos pueden utilizar los… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • parabiosis — n. [Gr. para, beside; biosis, manner of life] A form of symbiosis where animals of two or more species live together amicably, but keep their broods separate …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • parabiosis — Surgical linkage of two organisms so that their circulatory systems interconnect …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • parabiosis — parabiotic /par euh buy ot ik, bee /, adj. /par euh buy oh sis, bee /, n. Biol. 1. experimental or natural union of two individuals with exchange of blood. 2. Physiol. the temporary loss of conductivity or excitability of a nerve cell. [1905 10;… …   Universalium

  • parabiosis — noun a) The (natural or surgical) union of parts of two organisms (especially of their vascular systems) b) The fusion of two embryos to form conjoined twins …   Wiktionary

  • parabiosis — 1. Fusion of whole eggs or embryos, as occurs in some forms of conjoined twins. 2. Surgical joining of the vascular systems of two organisms. [para + G. biosis, life] * * * para·bi·o·sis .par ə (.)bī ō səs, bē n, pl o·ses .sēz the anatomical and… …   Medical dictionary

  • parabiosis — pærÉ™baɪ əʊsɪs n. union of two individuals by exchanging blood (Biology) …   English contemporary dictionary

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