Dictionary » S » Suspend




(1) To cause to stop or interrupt temporarily.

(2) To cause hanging or floating, especially in a fluid.


Word origin: Latin suspendere (to hang up)

Related form(s):

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

Results from our forum


... Bony tails The second type of “tail”, a rarer type, is one that has bone in it. For some strange reason, a few otherwise-intelligent evolutionists suspend their commonsense on this subject and claim that this is evidence that humans evolved from creatures with tails. But this is like recognizing ...

See entire post
by Sumanth001
Tue Aug 20, 2013 6:40 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Atavism
Replies: 4
Views: 4768

I need some help...

... particular method (http://biology.clc.uc.edu/fankhauser/Labs/Cell_Biology/Cell_Handout_pdfs/25_Lactase_Assay.Oct09.pdf) it says to grind up and suspend 100 units (or mg)/mL. I want to do this, except I have no clue how to actually achieve this or do this (for the last link, I got confused at ...

See entire post
by fubario
Fri Mar 16, 2012 3:34 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: I need some help...
Replies: 3
Views: 3579

BCYE agar plates and legionella culture

... to meet performance specifications. Precaution 1. For Laboratory Use. 2. IRRITANT. Irritating to eyes, respiratory system, and skin. Directions 1. Suspend 38 g of the medium in 900 mL of purified water. 2. Adjust pH to 6.9 with 1N KOH. 3. Add water to bring volume to 1000 mL. 4. Heat to boiling ...

See entire post
by LedBulb900Lumen
Thu Jan 05, 2012 2:37 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: BCYE agar plates and legionella culture
Replies: 3
Views: 4088

bile salts properties

... were proven to be polar to oil, and two of the solvents nonpolar. Despite the fact that there were nonpolar solvents, it was proven that one could suspend or “mix” lipids that are nonpolar in an aqueous solution by making an emulsion. Two types of emulsions tests were performed; temporary and permanent. ...

See entire post
by BFriend7605
Fri Feb 25, 2011 6:10 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: bile salts properties
Replies: 8
Views: 10883

Re: CHO cell single clone

Hi I am going to establish single cell clones from adherent and suspend CHO cells, my colleques said that it isnt so easy do you had any expereince it that?

See entire post
by lalehr
Fri Sep 04, 2009 10:15 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: CHO cell single clone
Replies: 2
Views: 4521
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 22:20, 25 October 2010. This page has been accessed 5,283 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link