Definition of Activates

1. Verb. (third-person singular of activate) ¹

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Definition of Activates

1. activate [v] - See also: activate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Activates

activated carboxylic acid
activated charcoal
activated choline
activated clotting time
activated complex
activated fatty acid
activated glucose
activated macrophage
activated partial thromboplastin time
activated resin
activated sludge
activated sludge method
activated sludge process
activated state
activates (current term)
activating agent
activation analyses
activation analysis
activation energy
activation product
activation record

Literary usage of Activates

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1. Oxygen/Nitrogen Radicals and Cellular Injury edited by Kenneth B. Adler, Robert D. Devlin, Val Vallyathan (2000)
"Crocidolite activates NF-KB and MIP-2 Gene Expression in Rat Alveolar Epithelial ... In previous studies we found that crocidolite asbestos activates the ..."

2. Alcohol and the Brain (1993)
"The receptor depicted is coupled to an ion channel by aG protein. Binding of the neurotransmitter to its receptor activates ..."

3. Successful Response Starts With a Map: Improving Geospatial Support for by National Research Council (U.S.), National Academies Press (U.S. (2007)
"... Requests aid from governor •> activates emergency response plan < activates emergency operations center •> Initiate on-scene activities to save lives, ..."

4. Divine Providence by Emanuel Swedenborg (2003)
"It activates the eyes to see, the ears to hear, the mouth and tongue to eat and drink and ... The mind not only activates our outer organs to do all this, ..."

5. Inside the Cell by Maya Pines (1990)
"Step Action A message molecule binds to receptor and activates it. 2. Each activated receptor activates many G proteins (two shown here), ..."

6. Molecular Neurobiology: Proceedings of the Second Nimh Conference by Steven Zalcman (1995)
"... PTX-sensitive G proteins may be functionally dissociated into Ga.OTP and G^. Ga.OTP may activate the KATP channel, while G^ activates the ..."

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