labile

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj labile liable to change "an emotionally labile person"
    • adj labile (chemistry, physics, biology) readily undergoing change or breakdown
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Labile (Chem) Easily decomposed or inactivated when subjected to heat, radiation, or mildly acidic or alkaline conditions; -- of chemical compounds; as, enzymes from thermophilic organisms are not as labile as those from mesophiles.
    • Labile Liable or likely to change.
    • Labile Liable to slip, err, fall, or apostatize.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • labile Unstable; liable to err, fall, or apostatize.
    • labile In medicine, noting a mode of application of electricity in which the active electrode is passed back and forth over the nerve or muscle to be acted upon: opposed in this sense to slabile.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. labilis, apt to slip, fr. labi, to slip

Usage

In literature:

Bromus arenarius, Labill., Specim.
"Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration" by Ernest Giles
A PODOLEPIS, resembling P. RUGATA Labill.
"Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia" by Thomas Mitchell
Croton quadripartitum, Labill., was observed in longitude 148 degrees.
"Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia] [Volume 2 of 2]" by Phillip Parker King
On the contrary the labile opsonins of normal serum have a comparatively general action on different organisms.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
C. (to destroy the thermo-labile complement) for 15 to 30 minutes before use.
"The Elements of Bacteriological Technique" by John William Henry Eyre
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In news:

Strand breaks and alkali-labile bonds induced by ultraviolet.
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In science:

Lagnese, Exact boundary control lability of Maxwel l’s equations in a general region, SIAM J.
Reconstruction of closely spaced small inhomogeneities via boundary measurements for the full time-dependent Maxwell's equations
Nicaise, Exact boundary control lability of Maxwel l’s equations in heteregeneous media and an application to an inverse source problem, SIAM J.
Reconstruction of closely spaced small inhomogeneities via boundary measurements for the full time-dependent Maxwell's equations
The Theorem 5 studies necessary conditions of multitime controllability, expressed by the control lability γ - functional.
A decision functional for multitime controllability
The space V (t0 , t) is called the control lability space.
A decision functional for multitime controllability
Stefani: Control lability along a trajectory: a variational approach, SIAM J.
A decision functional for multitime controllability
Udri¸ste: Multitime control lability, observability and bang-bang principle, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, 139(2008), No.
A decision functional for multitime controllability
Presas, Some remarks on the size of tubular neighborhoods in contact topology and fil lability, Geom.
Loose Legendrian Embeddings in High Dimensional Contact Manifolds
An openness condition for the control lability of nonlinear systems.
Foliation Theory and it's applications
On the structure of a control lability set of continuously-balanced control system.
Foliation Theory and it's applications
On the dependence control lability set from tangent point.
Foliation Theory and it's applications
On the dependence control lability set from tangent point.
Foliation Theory and it's applications
On the transversal structure of control lability symmetric control system.
Foliation Theory and it's applications
Q. L¨u, Some results on the control lability of forward stochastic heat equations with control on the drift, J.
Observability Estimate for Stochastic Schroedinger Equations
Machtyngier, Exact control lability for the Schr¨odinger equation, SIAM J.
Observability Estimate for Stochastic Schroedinger Equations
Zhang, Nul l control lability for forward and backward stochastic parabolic equations, SIAM J.
Observability Estimate for Stochastic Schroedinger Equations
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