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mediate

Logic (of an inference) having more than one premise, esp, being syllogistic in form
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The spirit is not helpless or needful of mediate organs.
Plasma membrane estrogen receptor mediates neuroprotection against [beta]-amyloid toxicity through activation of Raf-1/MEK/ERK cascade in septal-derived cholinergic SN56 cells.
NmcR mediates biosynthesis of the carbapenemase enzyme at the basal state, which is further increased when [beta]-lactam-mediated induction occurs (13).
Since the normal function of the chemokine receptors used by HIV-I for entry is to activate cells in response to various stimuli, he hypothesized that the virus itself (or its envelope glycoprotein gp120 that mediates attachment to cells) might mimic natural activation signals and he responsible for inflammation and injury in organs like brain and lung where macrophages are infected and also activated.
For Hejduk, the masque represents the core of architecture: It's that space that mediates between inside and outside--an architectural figment meant to be embodied from within as much as it is from without.
Therefore, students' learning goal orientation mediates math attitudes, effort, and competence beliefs, and their performance goal orientation mediates competence beliefs.
Such a mechanism is proposed, however, as a part of the theory of reasoned action, which suggests that the formation of a behavioral intention is the immediate antecedent of action and mediates the influence of other variables (Wallston, 1994).
She mediates between the bride and supernatural forces during the bride's transition from puberty to adulthood.
The inaugural Talent grants will fund a variety of studies ranging from basic cellular mechanisms by which IGIV mediates immune response, to a multicenter clinical registry to establish the efficacy of IGIV in patients with chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP) who do not meet normal diagnostic criteria.