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Engelsk navneord: inversion

1. inversion (om fænomen) the layer of air near the earth is cooler than an overlying layer

Mindre specifikke termeratmospheric phenomenon

2. inversion (om tilstand) abnormal condition in which an organ is turned inward or inside out (as when the upper part of the uterus is pulled into the cervical canal after childbirth)

Mindre specifikke termerabnormalcy, abnormality

3. inversion (om proces) a chemical process in which the direction of optical rotation of a substance is reversed from dextrorotatory to levorotary or vice versa

Mindre specifikke termerchemical action, chemical change, chemical process

4. inversion (om begivenhed) (genetics) a kind of mutation in which the order of the genes in a section of a chromosome is reversed

Mindre specifikke termerchromosomal mutation, genetic mutation, mutation

Overordnet emneområdegenetic science, genetics

5. inversion (om kommunikation) the reversal of the normal order of words

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)anastrophe

Mindre specifikke termerrhetorical device

6. inversion (om kommunikation) (counterpoint) a variation of a melody or part in which ascending intervals are replaced by descending intervals and vice versa

Mindre specifikke termervariation

Overordnet emneområdecounterpoint

7. inversion (om handling) a term formerly used to mean taking on the gender role of the opposite sex

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)sexual inversion

Mindre specifikke termergayness, homoeroticism, homosexualism, homosexuality, queerness

8. inversion (om handling) turning upside down; setting on end

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)upending

Mindre specifikke termermotility, motion, move, movement

Mere specifikke termeroverturn, turnover, upset

9. inversion (om handling) the act of turning inside out

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)eversion, everting

Mindre specifikke termermotility, motion, move, movement

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