by general allowance or admission; admittedly.
(sentence modifier) by general admission or agreement; admittedly
to give permission to or for; permit: to allow a student to be absent; No swimming allowed. to let have; give as one’s share; grant as one’s right: to allow a person $100 for expenses. to permit by neglect, oversight, or the like: to allow a door to remain open. to admit; acknowledge; concede: to […]
a white crystalline pyrimidine derivative, C 4 H 2 O 4 N 2 , used in biomedical research to induce diabetes in laboratory animals. Historical Examples The impure mother-liquor from which crystals of alloxan have separated, if diluted with water, may be used for this purpose. Cooley’s Cyclopdia of Practical Receipts and Collateral Information in […]
alloxuremia alloxuremia al·lox·u·re·mi·a (āl’ŏks-yu-rē’mē-ə) n. The presence of purine bases in the blood.
a substance composed of two or more metals, or of a metal or metals with a nonmetal, intimately mixed, as by fusion or electrodeposition. a less costly metal mixed with a more valuable one. standard; quality; fineness. admixture, as of good with evil. anything added that serves to reduce quality or purity. to mix (metals […]
alloxuria alloxuria al·lox·u·ri·a (āl’ŏks-yur’ē-ə) n. The presence of purine bases in the urine.