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native state

[¦nād·iv ¦stāt]
(cell and molecular biology)
The folded protein configuration that is maintained through noncovalent interactions such as hydrophobic interactions, electrostatic interactions, and hydrogen bonds.
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Martha might have been the wife of a man who sat among the senators of his native state, and Adam could have won the hand, as he had unintentionally won the heart, of a rich and comely widow.
What a situation, now, for a patriotic senator, that had been all the week before spurring up the legislature of his native state to pass more stringent resolutions against escaping fugitives, their harborers and abettors!
Our good senator in his native state had not been exceeded by any of his brethren at Washington, in the sort of eloquence which has won for them immortal renown
I am endowed with an excellent sense of direction, which has been greatly perfected by the years I have spent in the mountains and upon the plains and deserts of my native state, so that it was with little or no difficulty that I found my way back to the hut in which I had left Ajor.
He repaid them in kind with large extracts from his invaluable author, Cotton Mather, and added many marvellous events that had taken place in his native State of Connecticut, and fearful sights which he had seen in his nightly walks about Sleepy Hollow.
There was once a man in India who was Prime Minister of one of the semi-independent native States in the north-western part of the country.
Very few native States take up English progress altogether, for they will not believe, as Purun Dass showed he did, that what was good for the Englishman must be twice as good for the Asiatic.
Here are discussed by courtesans the things which are supposed to be profoundest secrets of the India Council; and here gather all the sub-sub-agents of half the Native States.
Of the 2,100 hundred students who attend public colleges in New Hampshire, approximately 70 percent will remain to live and work in their native state, suggesting a strategy to retain more residents outlined below.
The defence minister went on to say that the Modi government was targeting Pakistani border areas to hide anti-government protests in Ahmedabad, the capital of PM Modi's native state.
After five years of service as president/CEO of the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas, Robbie Thompson said he will be stepping down July 23 from his position to start a new job in his native state of Minnesota.
WASHINGTON -- The official state china of President Barack Obama's administration is a modern-inspired service trimmed in a blue that recalls the waters of his native state of Hawaii, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will be among the first guests to eat from it at a state dinner today in his honor.