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congression

[kəŋ′gresh·ən]
(cell and molecular biology)
The movement of chromosomes to the spindle equator during mitosis. Also known as chromosome congression.
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At a congression of some of the world's top chefs every year in Spain they share, they demonstrate and they discuss.
Treasury officials indicated President Clinton would reveal the official surplus for fiscal 1998 ending in September at a White House ceremony, trumpeting the first surplus in 29 years for maximum political impact just days before next week's Congression al elections.
The Tatro case provided school districts with a better understanding of congression tent and judicial interpretation of the regulations, but there have continued to be disparities over medical versus school health services and differences of opinion on whether specific procedures are, in fact, related to the child's education.
The redeemers" forced a congression investigation of "Boss" Shepherd and the downfall of the territorial experiment.
Contrary to popular belief, whether or not your city or town actually administers its welfare system, it will be greatly impacted by the efforts of the Administration and the Congression to "end welfare as we know it.
Transformation by genomic DNA allowed for cotransformation of other genes besides rpoB (linked genes and, in the case of congression, unlinked genes), whereas transformation by PCR-amplified DNA was confined to the 3.
Congression interference will have far-reaching consequences that would be to the detriment of consumers and food companies alike.
Testifying before a House Appropriations subcommittee in March, the director of the Washington Office of the American Library Association sharply criticized budget cutting measures that have limited the public's access to basic Congression papers, citing the proposed closure of the House and Senate Document Rooms; the drastic reduction in the number of copies of bills, reports and committee-hearing transcripts, which have made those materials practically unavailable to the general public; and the significant increase in the price of government materials, which has put them out of reach for all but corporations and wealthy individuals.
TheAaAeAeA Congression Budget Office estimates the tax, which won't take effect until 2018, will raise $93 billion for the government.
Several bills in the state legislature aim to allow the governor to withhold deployment of National Guard troops in all cases except for national emergencies and congression ally mandated wars.

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