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com·pe·ti·tion

(kom'pĕ-tish'ŭn),
The process by which the activity or presence of one substance interferes with, or suppresses, the activity of another substance with similar affinities.

competition

/com·pe·ti·tion/ (kom″pĕ-tish´un) the phenomenon in which two structurally similar molecules “compete” for a single binding site on a third molecule.compet´itive
antigenic competition  an altered response to an immunogen resulting from the simultaneous or close administration of two immunogens: the response to one is normal, while the response to the second is suppressed or diminished.

com·pe·ti·tion

(kom'pĕ-tish'ŭn)
The process by which the activity or presence of one substance interferes with, or suppresses, the activity of another substance with similar affinities.

competition

the interaction between organisms striving for the same end, including competition for resources (food, living space), mates, etc. Such interaction may adversely affect their growth and survival. See INTERSPECIFIC COMPETITION, INTRASPECIFIC COMPETITION.
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To donate money to the California Academic Decathlon or volunteer during the competitions, call (818) 654-1750.
The competition takes place June 7-29 with the finals, open to the public, held at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center June 25-29.
coordinated with UC Davis CONNECT Business Development, a campus program that supports the commercialization of UC Davis technologies, to hold a series of five "Little Bang" poster competitions designed to encourage more campus scientists to explore the market potential for their research.
MTNA Junior Performance Competitions Coordinator: Mary Jane Miller, NCTM, Miller Music Studio, 4450 West Holt Rd.
The winners of regional competitions in February will advance to the state competition March 12-14 in Sacramento.
And my career started so fast and so strong that I didn't have the time to think about competitions.
The 19 finalist teams in the challenge were selected as the best technology-based ventures that emerged from 10 affiliated business plan competitions around the world: the UC Berkeley Business Plan Competition; the Business Innovation Technology competition, a collaboration of six Russian universities; Tec de Monterrey's Premio Intel competition in Mexico; National University of Singapore's Start-Up@Singapore Enterprise Launcher; India Learning Links Foundation; China College Technology Entrepreneurship Competition; Brazil 1st GV-Intel Challenge of Entrepreneurship; NOVATECH Com (covering Poland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey), Pan Arab University Technology Biz Plan Competition and Arizona State University's Technology Entrepreneurship Challenge.
Under her guidance, from 1951 to 1954, Cliburn won several important competitions, including the G.
California teams have won 11 out of 23 national competitions, with squads from the LAUSD winning seven of those.
From ballet to Broadway to modern dance, competitions play a crucial role in our dance world, filling the years between early training and a professional career.
In the past year alone, Texas A&M University, The University of Applied Sciences Stralsund (Germany), National University of Singapore, and RV College of Engineering in Bangalore (India) - all using SolidWorks and COSMOS software - have logged noteworthy results in Formula SAE and Formula Student competitions worldwide.
He attended our first three competitions, working his way up from earning the award for Most Creative Programming (Busoni, Rachmaninoff and Godowsky transcriptions, Faure, Bolcom, Tatum and the Liszt Sonata) to winning the first prize at the third competition in 2002.

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