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sup·pres·sor

(sū-pres'ŏr),
A compound that suppresses the effects of mutation or suppresses what would be a normal course of events.

suppressor

(sə-prĕs′ər)
n.
1. or suppresser One that suppresses: a suppressor of free speech.
2. A gene that suppresses the phenotypic expression of another gene, especially of a mutant gene.
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A adubacao organica na forma de cama de frango aplicada na cultura da aveia no periodo de inverno contribui para o aumento da producao de palhada de aveia, com consequente efeito supressor sobre a populacao de plantas daninhas na cultura de verao (milho), reduzindo o indice de valor de importancia das plantas daninhas, exceto para a Commelina benghalensis, que aumentou seu indice, na ausencia de um maior numero das demais plantas daninhas.
Nos casos refratarios, pode-se obter o controle dos sinais clinicos pelo uso de medicamentos imune-estimulantes ou supressores e a realizacao da exodontia radical.
Very scarce information is still available on the regulator influence of the beta gene promoter enhancer or supressor sequences on most of those rare variants.
The glass cockpit, night operation capabilities, along with highly sophisticated mission systems such as the Target Acquistion and Designing System (TADS), Helmet Mounted Sight (HMS) and the Infrared (IR) Supressor are only a few out of numerous advance systems fitted in the LCH.
Todavia, a administracao da d-anfetamina reverteu o efeito supressor da punicao observado no comportamento dos macacos do Grupo Experiente, mas nao daqueles do Grupo Ingenuo, o que sugere um efeito da historia que nao era aparente durante a linha de base.
Adjustable cheek piece: Allows sniper to align eye with scope; Folding stock: Reduces length when being carried in backpack; 5-round magazine: For rapid fire; S&B 5-25x56 day scope: Magnifies target up to 25 times; Adjustable bipod: Allows sniper to support weapon in set position to locate target; Supressor: Reduces flash and noise making it harder to detect; Deep cover..
No entanto, a fosforilacao do oximato por DFF abaixa a energia daqueles orbitais, reduzindo o efeito supressor por TEF e a fluorescencia e dessa forma ativada.
Choose a surge supressor that will handle both the electrical plug and any coaxial (TV) and data (telephone) lines that serve the component.
Abnormal TP53 genes were found in three of 10 families with Li-Fraumeni (a syndrome characterized by inherited susceptibility to a wide spectrum of cancers, and which is due to a mutation in the p53 tumor supressor gene).
Este nivel de proteccion se consigue conectando el sistema de computo a un cortapicos, o supresor de impulsos, o de sobrevoltaje (surge arrest, surge supressor) Este dispositivo funciona de manera analoga a un "fusible", ya que si ocurre una descarga electrica en la linea y llega hasta el sistema, el cortapicos la filtra a tierra, como se ilustra en la grafica; en esta operacion, es posible que el cortapicos siga funcionando, o que se "sacrifique" fundiendose ante el fuerte impacto de la onda y deba ser reemplazado luego de cumplir su funcion de proteccion.