1. nitrogen-bearing

adjective. of or relating to or containing nitrogen.

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Words that Rhyme with Nitrogen Fixation

  • deinstitutionalization
  • institutionalization
  • self-congratulation
  • antidiscrimination
  • telecommunication
  • nondiscrimination
  • misrepresentation
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  • internationalization
  • industrialization
  • decriminalization
  • transillumination
  • self-determination
  • renationalization
  • recapitalization
  • prestidigitation
  • misinterpretation
  • misidentification
  • miscommunication
  • experimentation
  • excommunication
  • disqualification
  • discontinuation
  • denationalization
  • decentralization
  • transplantation
  • singularization
  • self-perpetuation
  • securitization
  • reinterpretation

Example sentences of the word nitrogen-fixation


1. Noun Phrase
The biosphere processes the elements so that processes such as photosynthesis and nitrogen fixation can occur.

2. Noun Phrase
If you eradicate the earthworms, you upset natural processes like nitrogen fixation and conditioning actions such as aeration.

3. Noun Phrase
If you eradicate the earthworms, you upset natural processes like nitrogen fixation and conditioning actions such as aeration.

2. nitrogen

noun. ['ˈnaɪtrədʒən'] 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.

Synonyms

  • element
  • air
  • chemical element
  • atomic number 7
  • N
  • liquid nitrogen
  • azote

Antonyms

  • leaded gasoline
  • unleaded gasoline
  • defend
  • software

Etymology

  • nitrogène (French)

3. fixation

noun. ['fɪkˈseɪʃən'] (histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body.

Synonyms

  • preservation
  • plastination

Antonyms

  • familiarity
  • averageness
  • unnatural

Etymology

  • fixation (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. fixation

noun. ['fɪkˈseɪʃən'] an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone.

Synonyms

  • preoccupation

Antonyms

  • normal
  • abnormal

Etymology

  • fixation (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. fixation

noun. ['fɪkˈseɪʃən'] the activity of fastening something firmly in position.

Synonyms

  • attachment

Antonyms

  • normalcy
  • condition

Etymology

  • fixation (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. fixation

noun. ['fɪkˈseɪʃən'] an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely.

Synonyms

  • abnormalcy
  • infantile fixation
  • regression
  • arrested development

Antonyms

  • status
  • conformance
  • conformity
  • relative quantity

Etymology

  • fixation (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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