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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: fixation(0.00874 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to fixation.
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: an abnormal state in which development has stopped
prematurely [syn: arrested development, infantile fixation
2: an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or
someone [syn: obsession]
3: the activity of fastening something firmly in position
4: (histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue
sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations
they had in the living body [syn: fixing]
English → English (gcide)
Fixation \Fix*a"tion\ (f[i^]ks*[=a]"sh[u^]n), n. [Cf. F.
1. The act of fixing, or the state of being fixed.
An unalterable fixation of resolution.
To light, created in the first day, God gave no
proper place or fixation. --Sir W.
Marked stiffness or absolute fixation of a joint.
A fixation and confinement of thought to a few
2. The act of uniting chemically with a solid substance or in
a solid form; reduction to a non-volatile condition; --
said of gaseous elements.
3. The act or process of ceasing to be fluid and becoming
4. A state of resistance to evaporation or volatilization by
heat; -- said of metals. --Bacon.