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truncate

 [trung´kāt]
having the end cut squarely off.

trun·cate

(trŭn'kāt),
Truncated; cut across at right angles to the long axis, or appearing to be so cut.
[L. trunco, pp. -atus, to maim, cut off]

truncate

/trun·cate/ (trung´kāt)
1. to amputate; to deprive of limbs.
2. having the end cut squarely off.

trun·cate

(trŭng'kāt)
Truncated; cut across at right angles to the long axis, or appearing to be so cut.
[L. trunco, pp. -atus, to maim, cut off]

truncate

(of plant structures) terminating abruptly.

truncate

1. to amputate; to deprive of limbs.
2. having the end cut squarely off.
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As table 4 illustrates, the complexes of truncates 2 ([beta] 1-2), 9 ([beta]5-7, [alpha]l), 11 ([alpha]l) and MDM2 optimized part interact with p53 optimized part in higher total energy status.
Docking interaction energies (kJ/mol) of MDM2 optimized part with FHIT truncates, interaction of this complex with p53 optimized part, interaction of p53 optimized part with FHIT truncates, and interaction of this complex with MDM2 optimized part Target: FHIT [beta] [alpha] E-total E-total truncates strands helices (MDIM2 (MDM2 optimized optimized part) part, p53 optimized part) 1 (Full [beta]1-7 [alpha]1-2 -426.
If we switch our database to simple recovery model, then we do not have to take care of backing up transaction logs because checkpoints truncate transaction log automatically and thus keep it from growing too much.