Synonyms for nitrogen fixation |

Synonyms and antonyms for nitrogen fixation

1. nitrogen (n.)

a common nonmetallic element that is normally a colorless odorless tasteless inert diatomic gas; constitutes 78 percent of the atmosphere by volume; a constituent of all living tissues


2. fixation (n.)

an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone


3. fixation (n.)

an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely

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4. fixation (n.)

the activity of fastening something firmly in position


5. fixation (n.)

(histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body


6. nitrogen-fixing (adj.)

contributing to the process of nitrogen fixation


7. nitrogen-bearing (adj.)

of or relating to or containing nitrogen