Definisi 'affinity'

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noun
1 (immunology) the attraction between an antigen and an antibody Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

2 (anthropology) kinship by marriage or adoption; not a blood relationship Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

3 (biology) state of relationship between organisms or groups of organisms resulting in resemblance in structure or structural parts Terjemahkan
Example:
in anatomical structure prehistoric man shows close affinity with modern humans
source: wordnet30

4 a close connection marked by community of interests or similarity in nature or character Terjemahkan
Example:
found a natural affinity with the immigrants
felt a deep kinship with the other students
anthropology's kinship with the humanities
source: wordnet30

5 the force attracting atoms to each other and binding them together in a molecule Terjemahkan
Example:
basic dyes have an affinity for wool and silk
source: wordnet30

6 inherent resemblance between persons or things Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

7 a natural attraction or feeling of kinship Terjemahkan
Example:
an affinity for politics
the mysterious affinity between them
James's affinity with Sam
source: wordnet30

8 Relationship by marriage (as between a husband and his wife's blood relations, or between a wife and her husband's blood relations); -- in contradistinction to consanguinity, or relationship by blood; -- followed by with, to, or between. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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