Adjective "affined" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/əˈfʌɪnd/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Related or connected.
  1. 'A predetermined action is affined with a free current of space; therefore, the fluidic currents combine with the free currents, drawing them into their own propulsive flow.'
  2. 'These findings were largely confirmed for OAS-TL in the plant cysteine synthase complex, where SAT became more affined to its substrates and OAS-TL almost inactivated in the complex, causing OAS to leave the complex.'

Definitions

adjective

1. closely related or connected.

2. bound; obligated.

Origin

Late 16th century: from Latin affinis ‘related’ (see affinity) + -ed.