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mating, usually one male with a group of females.

joining (J) gene segment
a variable coding sequence that codes for amino acids that link the variable and constant regions of immunoglobulins.
joining programs
include special arrangements for the percentage of males used, periods males left in, a succession of males, use of teasers beforehand.

Patient discussion about joining

Q. how do i join the nurses community?

A. Go to 'My stuff' and then click on 'add your health interests', then add the tag "Nurses" to 'my interests'.
Once you have added it, click on 'save changes'.

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Studies show that a constant joining velocity of the horn during welding produces a more homogeneous molecular bond and a more robust weld.
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However, laser joining of plastics has been held back until now by a lack of suitable equipment, restrictions on polymers and colors that can be joined, and limited awareness of the technology's potential.
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