Conjugate

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  • a mixture of two partially miscible liquids A and B produces two conjugate solutions: one of A in B and another of B in A
  • unite chemically so that the product is easily broken down into the original compounds
  • undergo conjugation
  • add inflections showing person, number, gender, tense, aspect, etc.; "conjugate the verb"
  • of an organic compound; containing two or more double bonds each separated from the other by a single bond
  • formed by the union of two compounds; "a conjugated protein"
  • of a pinnate leaflet; having only one pair of leaflets
  • joined together especially in a pair or pairs

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  • a mixture of two partially miscible liquids A and B produces two conjugate solutions: one of A in B and another of B in A

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Conjugate'


  • Conjugate acid: A conjugate acid, within the Brønsted–Lowry acid–base theory, is a species formed by the reception of a proton (H+) by a base—in other words, it is a
  • Conjugate transpose: For the transpose of cofactor, see Adjugate matrix. In mathematics, the conjugate transpose or Hermitian transpose of an m-by-n matrix A with complex entries
  • Conjugate prior: called conjugate distributions, and the prior is called a conjugate prior for the likelihood function. For example, the Gaussian family is conjugate to itself
  • Conjugate gradient method: In mathematics, the conjugate gradient method is an algorithm for the numerical solution of particular systems of linear equations, namely those whose
  • Complex conjugate: In mathematics, the complex conjugate of a complex number is the number with equal real part and imaginary part equal in magnitude but opposite in sign
  • Harmonic conjugate: For geometric conjugate points, see Projective harmonic conjugates. "Conjugate function" redirects here. For the convex conjugate of a function, see Convex
  • Conjugate diameters: to be conjugate if each chord parallel to one diameter is bisected by the other diameter. For example, two diameters of a circle are conjugate if and
  • Conjugate element (field theory): "Conjugate elements" redirects here. For conjugate group elements, see Conjugacy class. In mathematics, in particular field theory, the conjugate elements
  • Conjugate beam method: Conjugate beam is defined as the imaginary beam with the same dimensions (length) as that of the original beam but load at any point on the conjugate

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