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BID

A gene on chromosome 22q11.1, which encodes a member of the BCL-2 family of cell death regulators. BID heterodimerises with either agonist BAX or antagonist BCL2. Caspase-8 cleaves BID, mediating mitochondrial damage when the COOH-terminal part translocates to mitochondria, triggering cytochrome c release.
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bis in di·e

, bid (bis in dē'ā)
Twice a day.
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bid

Abbreviation for bis in die.
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Papanastasiou stressed that the contracts would be compared with the best bids and "depending on the result, the negotiating team will either be lauded, or explanations will be demanded for not safeguarding the national interests."
'In both cases it is believed the best bids were gross of demolition and remediation costs, effectively pushing the total cost for the sites even higher than the headline price.'
"Local authorities should be invited to put in bids for this 10-year subsidy, and the local authorities that put in the best bids, under pre-announced criteria, should be allocated a share."