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- adj. Relating to hydropathy
- adj. Relating to hydropathicity
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- adj. Of or pertaining to hydropathy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Relating to hydropathy.
- n. A sanatorium in which the treatment is chiefly hydropathic; a water-cure establishment.
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- adj. of or relating to hydropathy or its administration
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In Germany the advanced methods of nature care originated when Vincent Priessnity established the first hydropathic establishment.
FDR was no exception; he chose his retreat at Warm Springs, Ga. largely so that he could receive hydropathic treatments on his withered legs.
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Endnote 1. the hydropathic signature is technical-ese for a particular pattern of polar and apolar amino acid residues in a structure or sequence.
Axe also compared a great many naturally-occurring “relatives” of the TEM-1 fold and derived a general hydropathic “signature”.
Combined with the estimated prevalence of plausible hydropathic patterns (for any fold) and of relevant folds for particular functions, this implies the overall prevalence of sequences performing a specific function by any domain-sized fold may be as low as 1 in 10(77), adding to the body of evidence that functional folds require highly extraordinary sequences.
The variations that were introduced in each cluster were designed so as to retain the general hydropathic profile see 1 at the positions being varied.
He lurked in Ilkley taking quack hydropathic treatment what would Dawkins have said? and posting first editions of The Origin of Species with self-deprecating covering letters.
First, given the importance of hydrophobic interactions to protein folding, it seems likely that the sample space can be restricted to sequences carrying the hydropathic signature of a known fold.