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Engelsk navneord: affinity

1. affinity (om fænomen) (immunology) the attraction between an antigen and an antibody


Mindre specifikke termerattraction, attractive force


Overordnet emneområdeimmunology

2. affinity (anthropology) kinship by marriage or adoption; not a blood relationship


Mindre specifikke termerfamily relationship, kinship, relationship


Mere specifikke termersteprelationship


Overordnet emneområdeanthropology


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)blood kinship, consanguinity, cognation

3. affinity (biology) state of relationship between organisms or groups of organisms resulting in resemblance in structure or structural parts


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIn anatomical structure prehistoric man shows close affinity with modern humans.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)phylogenetic relation


Mindre specifikke termerfamily relationship, kinship, relationship


Overordnet emneområdebiological science, biology

4. affinity a close connection marked by community of interests or similarity in nature or character


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningFound a natural affinity with the immigrants.
Felt a deep kinship with the other students.
Anthropology's kinship with the humanities.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)kinship


Mindre specifikke termerrelation


Mere specifikke termerrapport, resonance, sympathy

5. affinity (om fænomen) the force attracting atoms to each other and binding them together in a molecule


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBasic dyes have an affinity for wool and silk.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)chemical attraction


Mindre specifikke termerforce

6. affinity (om egenskab) inherent resemblance between persons or things


Mindre specifikke termerresemblance

7. affinity (om egenskab) a natural attraction or feeling of kinship


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn affinity for politics.
The mysterious affinity between them.
James's affinity with Sam.


Mindre specifikke termerattraction, attractiveness









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