definitive form

definitive form

the fully developed, final or ultimate form - in particular that of the host of an adult parasite.
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In closing this section, Flora Ghezzo highlights some of the paradoxes in the massive semi-autobiographical novel Il porto di Toledo (1975, but written and rewritten over several decades), specifically, the simultaneous presence of the desire to fix the self, and, at the same time, the anxiety of giving a definitive form to it.
Deposits and Guarantees required: definitive form by the tenderer which has submitted guarantee the most economically advantageous tender will be the corresponding to 5% of the amount awarded.
Lundin Gold reported in mid-January that it has successfully completed negotiations with the government of Ecuador on the definitive form of the exploitation agreement for its flagship Fruta del Norte gold project in southwest Ecuador.
Though a truly universal health coverage remains a vision, it has somehow taken more definitive form in the last three years, with at least 80 percent of the population-particularly the marginalized sectors-already covered by our national health insurance system PhilHealth.
In jazz music, the original recording of a particular song is not that song's definitive form.
And this country took its almost perfect and practically definitive form with Confederation, which endowed Canadians with strong and balanced institutions.
The Syrian opposition, in its various forms, has convened a number of such gatherings and has yet to agree on a final, definitive form to take.
Unlike most proteins, which are typically rigid and occur in one definitive form, the alpha-synuclein protein can fold and change its structure.
Moynahan boasts a sixth placing in the 2008 2000 Guineas although he has no definitive form on soft ground.
But the threat of discontinuity did not expire with Proust: Cano also surveys the critical reaction to the discovery of Proust's unpublished drafts, an event that continues to elicit debate over the novel's definitive form.
Our great contest celebrates the release of The Spirit by Lions Gates Home Entertainment tomorrow in its extended, definitive form on DVD and Blu-Ray Disc.
The embryos have not yet exhibited their definitive form, but are more elongated in the future antero-posterior axis than in former stages.