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Mutual conversion.

in′ter·con·vert′ v.
in′ter·con·vert′i·bil′i·ty n.
in′ter·con·vert′i·ble adj.


vb (tr)
to convert (two things) into one another
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The two forms can interconvert and there have been speculations that they can be related to low- and high-density forms of liquid water.
Development and evaluation of empirical equations to interconvert between twelfth-rib and kidney, pelvic, and heart fat respective fat weights and to predict initial conditions of fat deposition models for beef cattle.
During the scattering, the incident waves will separate into reflected waves and refracted waves, and the wave types will interconvert during scattering.
The superoxide radicals react to form other ROS, namely, hydrogen peroxides and hydroxyl radicals, and interconvert with reactive nitrogen species (RNS), which generate effects similar to ROS [11].
Interconvert factors were used to translate mercury concentrations in hair and blood into mercury intake (1, 2) based on certain assumptions (including 95% of mercury absorption by the human body, and a hair:blood ratio of 250:1) and uncertainty factors.
More recent observations have demonstrated that T cell lineages can interconvert, specifically Treg-to-Th17 and Th17 to-Th1 (Lee et al.
This is likely due to the fact that SFN and Erucin are able to interconvert rapidly in mice and human subjects (Clarke et al.
TBECH is a novel BFR which has 4 thermolabile diastereomers that can interconvert at temperatures [greater than or equal to] 125[degrees]C.
Animals and humans, and their excised tissues, are known to hydroxylate DHEA at several positions and to interconvert 7 alpha-hydroxy-DHEA, 7 beta-hydroxy-DHEA, 7-oxo-DHEA, and the corresponding derivatives of androst-5-enediol.
To allow them to interconvert somatic cells into somatic stem cells, the researchers combined a number of different growth factors, proteins that guide cellular growth.
Mutations that interconvert each of the four nucleotides have been observed within natural populations and within the laboratory, as have insertions, deletions, and translocations of minisequences from one region of the DNA sequence to another.
But new findings by scientists at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard and Whitehead Institute, point to a much more decentralized society, with cancer cells able to interconvert between different types.