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labile

[′lā‚bīl]
(psychology)
Unstable in mood.
(science and technology)
Also known as metastable.
Readily changed, as by heat, oxidation, or other processes.
Moving from place to place.
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These fractions represented the forms considered labile and have a similar buffering capacity as P absorbed by the plants (GATIBONI et al.
Breast cancer cells have been shown to exhibit increased levels of hepcidin, ferritin, and labile iron along with decreased FPN expression [24].
Then, based on the quantifications of C forms in the soil, the following parameters were calculated: (i) stock of labile C ([S.
It was found that the very labile pool of soil organic carbon decreased with time with increase in the age of reclamation, whereas the resistant pool increased with increasing age of reclamation.
While other methodologies will have interference from at least one variant, HPLC minimizes the interference from most common variants--from HbS/C/ D/E, to fetal Hb--to derivatives such as CHb and labile A1c.
Total soil C and labile soil C were similarly variable, and did not differ significantly among soil textural classes.
In the samples taken a number of agrochemical parameters have been measured, in particular, humus according to the method of Turin, absorbed ammonium according to Konev, nitrate nitrogen according to Grandval-Lajoux, labile phosphorus and exchangeable potassium according to Chirickov.
Organization and chromosomal localization of the gene encoding the mouse acid labile subunit of the insulin-like growth factor binding complex.
In the examinees the emotionally labile type was observed confidently more frequently than the depressive one (OR 2.
Additionally calcretes and lignite related Paleocene sandstones in the Thar coal basin, immediately north of the granitic terrain are the prospective hosts for the labile uranium.
2]), the system is an analytical system that gives laboratories a tool for tackling tough-to-analyze compounds, including hydrophobic and chiral compounds, lipids, thermally labile samples and polymers.