Definition of Junctions

1. Noun. (plural of junction) ¹

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Definition of Junctions

1. junction [n] - See also: junction

Medical Definition of Junctions

1. See: adherens junction, desmosome, gap junction, zonula occludens. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Junctions

junction nevus
junction of lips
junction potential
junction rectifier
junction transistor
junction transistors
junctional basal lamina
junctional complex
junctional cyst
junctional epithelium
junctional extrasystole
junctional rhythm
junctional tachycardia
junctions (current term)
junctura fibrosa
junctura lumbosacralis
junctura sacrococcygea
junctura synovialis
juncturae cinguli membri superioris
juncturae membri inferioris liberi
juncturae membri superioris liberi
juncturae ossium
juncturae tendinum
juncturae zygapophyseales

Literary usage of Junctions

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. American Sewerage Practice by Harrison Prescott Eddy, Leonard. Metcalf (1914)
"The curves and junctions were formed in curves of 30 ft. radius, ... Where the sewers are large enough to be entered, so that their junctions do not need to ..."

2. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"If both junctions, A and B, be at the temperature T, then either heating or cooling Л will cause a current in the same direction round the circuit, ..."

3. The Template-Makers of the Paris Basin: Toichological Techniques for by John James (1989)
"Up to now we have cited churches in which the junctions can be seen, but at times the breaks are less visible. The different profiles and elements proclaim ..."

4. Sanitary Engineering: A Guide to the Construction of Works of Sewerage and by Baldwin Latham (1878)
"The junctions between brick sewers and brick junctions of sewers, ... 7 and 8 in this sewers. plate show the arrangement of forming junctions where ..."

5. Civil Engineering as Applied in Construction by Leveson Francis Vernon-Harcourt (1910)
"Curves, super-elevation of outer rail, check rail, other precautions, bogies—junctions : arrangements ; switches and crossings, description of switches, ..."

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