Binding Sites

Science / Biology / Binding Sites: Areas on the ribosome within which tRNA-amino acid complexes fit during protein synthesis.

Nuclear Binding Energy

Science / Chemistry / Nuclear Binding Energy: Energy needed to break an atomic nucleus into separate protons and neutrons. MORE

Parasites

Science / Biology / Parasites: Organisms that live in, with, or on another organism. The parasites benefit from the association without contributing to the host, usually they cause some harm to the host. MORE

Perquisites

Business / Finance / Perquisites: Personal benefits, including direct benefits, such as the use of a firm car or expense account for personal business, and indirect benefits, such as up-to-date office decoration. MORE

Receptor Sites

Health / Dentistry / Receptor Sites: Areas in bone or soft tissue which are prepared to receive an implant. MORE

National Priorities List For Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Sites

Health / Disease / National Priorities List For Uncontrolled Hazardous Waste Sites: (National Priorities List or NPL) EPA's list of the most serious uncontrolled or abandoned hazardous waste sites in the United States. The NPL is updated on a regular basis. MORE

Intracellular Parasites

Science / Biology / Intracellular Parasites: Viruses that enter a host cell and take over the hosts cellular machinery to produce new viral particles. MORE

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