[kong-groo-uh s] /ˈkɒŋ gru əs/
exhibiting harmony of parts.
appropriate or fitting.
corresponding or agreeing
c.1600, from Latin stem congru- (see congruent) + -ous.
[kon-juh-guh l] /ˈkɒn dʒə gəl/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of marriage: conjugal vows. 2. pertaining to the relation between marriage partners. /ˈkɒndʒʊɡəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to marriage or the relationship between husband and wife: conjugal rights adj. 1540s, from Middle French conjugal (13c.), from Latin coniugalis “relating to marriage,” from […]
[verb kon-juh-geyt; adjective, noun kon-juh-git, -geyt] /verb ˈkɒn dʒəˌgeɪt; adjective, noun ˈkɒn dʒə gɪt, -ˌgeɪt/ verb (used with object), conjugated, conjugating. 1. Grammar. 2. to join together, especially in marriage. verb (used without object), conjugated, conjugating. 3. Biology. to unite; to undergo . 4. Grammar. to be characterized by conjugation: The Latin verb esse does […]
- Nonconjugative plasmid
nonconjugative plasmid non·con·ju·ga·tive plasmid (nŏn-kŏn’jə-gā’tĭv) n. A plasmid that cannot move to another bacterium during conjugation but requires mediation by a conjugative plasmid.
[kuh n-juhngk-shuh n] /kənˈdʒʌŋk ʃən/ noun 1. Grammar. 2. the act of conjoining; combination. 3. the state of being conjoined; union; association: The police, in conjunction with the army, established order. 4. a combination of events or circumstances. 5. Logic. 6. Astronomy. 7. Astrology. the coincidence of two or more heavenly bodies at the same […]