designed to prevent a vehicle from rolling over when turning, esp. for four-wheel drive vehicles; also called antisway
The antiroll bar keeps both wheels rolling at the same rate when meeting bumps.
noun any scrophulariaceous plant of the genus Antirrhinum, esp the snapdragon, which have two-lipped flowers of various colours Historical Examples antirrhinum is admirably adapted for a dry and sunny position, in which it will thrive and flower freely. The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers From Seeds and Roots, 16th Edition Sutton and Sons We sowed […]
of or relating to science or the sciences: scientific studies. occupied or concerned with science: scientific experts. regulated by or conforming to the principles of exact science: scientific procedures. systematic or accurate in the manner of an exact science. adjective opposed to the principles, methods, or aims of science adjective (prenominal) of, relating to, derived […]
antisecretory antisecretory an·ti·se·cre·to·ry (ān’tē-sĭ-krē’tə-rē, ān’tī-) adj. Inhibiting or decreasing secretion, especially gastric secretion.
- Antisense rna
noun molecules transcribed, not from DNA in the usual way, but from DNA strands complementary to those that produce normal messenger RNA. Antisense RNA occurs in nature and is inhibitory on gene action. It can be produced synthetically and offers such therapeutic possibilities as turning off viral genes