fixing

  1. the act of putting something in working order again
  2. the sterilization of an animal
  3. (histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body
  4. restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
  5. cause to be firmly attached
  6. decide upon, as of variables in math
  7. prepare for ea......

    Fixing

    • (n.) The act or process of making fixed. • (n.) That which is fixed; a fixture. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Fix • (n.) Arrangements; embellishments; trimmings; accompaniments.
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    fixing

    (from the article `photography, history of`) ...The results were not permanent, however; when the developed picture was exposed to light, the unexposed areas of silver darkened until the image ... The fixing bath contains a chemical (sodium or ammonium thiosulfate) that converts the silver halide into soluble, complex silver salts that ...
    Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/f/33

    Fixing

    Fix'ing (fĭks'ĭng) noun 1. The act or process of making fixed. 2. That which is fixed; a fixture. 3. plural Arrangements; embellishments; trimmings; accompaniments. [ Colloq. U.S.]
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/F/36

    Fixing

    A chemical action in photography to remove unexposed silver halide and make the image unresponsive to further exposure following development.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829

    Fixing

    A term used in Europe to describe the installation of stone work.
    Found on http://www.selectstone.com/architectural-resources/stone-glossary/

    fixing

    fix, fixing, fixed 1. To place securely; to make stable or firm. 2. To secure to another; to attach. 3. To repair; to mend. 4. To put in order or in good condition; to adjust or to arrange. 5. To make firm or stable. 6. To place definitely and more or less permanently. 5. To settle definitely; to determine; such as, to fix a price. 6. To direct ...
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    Fixing

    in the nitrogen cycle, it is the process of nitrogen changing into a less mobile and more usable form by combining with hydrogen to make amonia
    Found on http://www2.kenyon.edu/projects/farmschool/addins/glossary.htm

    Fixing

    Setting a price for a future period based on the relationship of market prices and contractual terms. Discover What It`s Like to Live Easy With EquiTrend
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    fixing

    Synonym for fixation ... 1. <orthopaedics> The act or operation of holding, suturing or fastening in a fixed position. The condition of being held in a fixed position. ... 2. <psychiatry> A term with two related but distinct meanings: 1. Arrest of development at a particular stage, which like regression (return to an earlier stage), if ...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

    Fixing

    The removal of unexposed silver halides from the film during processing.
    Found on http://www.filmland.com/glossary/Dictionary.html#A

    Fixing

    To fix a certain characteristic by selective breeding or inbreeding.
    Found on http://www.cat-world.com.au/glossary

    fixing

    Type: Term Pronunciation: fik′sing Synonyms: fixation2
    Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=33813
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