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 (kŏm′bə-nə-tôr′ē-əl, kəm-bī′nə-)
1. Relating to or involving combinations.
2. Relating to the arrangement and counting of mathematical elements in sets.

com′bi·na·to′ri·al·ly adv.
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in a combinatorial manner
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Holterman, Cocaine detoxification by combinatorially substituted-cyclodextrin libraries, Bioorg.
Results showed that participants responded more quickly to mutually and combinatorially entailed tasks if they had been trained in the "all-more" condition (B > A, C > B, D > C, E > D) rather than the "all-less" (A < B, B <C, C < D, D < E) or the "less-more" (A<B|B<C|D>C|E>D) conditions.
They cover Thurston maps, LattAaAeAeAes map quasiconformal and rough geometry, cell decompositions, expansion, Thurston maps with two or three postcritical points, visual metrics, symbolic dynamics, tile graphs, isotopies, subdivisions, quotients of Thurston maps, combinatorially expanding Thurston maps, invariant curves, the combinatorial expansion factor, the geometry of the visual sphere, relational Thurston maps and Lebesgue measure, a combinatorial characterization of LattAaAeAeAes maps, and outlook and open problems.
The classification accuracies of the "automatic" approach outlined above and the "manual" approach were compared to demonstrate the effectiveness of combinatorially optimizing the regional graph metrics.
Yet, the underlying mechanisms for how genetics, metabolism, gene expression, and gene regulation combinatorially dictate the response to chemical exposure both within and across individuals is poorly understood.
Mice treated combinatorially with ACV + IVIG were free of anxiety compared to ACV-treated and PBS-treated infected mice that exhibited high levels of anxiety as determined using the elevated maze plus test.
Roberson et al., "Combinatorially selected guanosine-quartet structure is a potent inhibitor of human immunodeficiency virus envelope-mediated cell fusion," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol.
The number of combinatorially different floorplans with n rectangles is known to be B(n) = [THETA]([8.sup.n]/[n.sup.4]), the nth Baxter number [43].
The space of variation within given parameterization can be combinatorially large thus ensuring the ability to cover a broad range of materials.
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