ligate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To tie or bind with a ligature.
    • To connect with a ligature; to bind around; to bandage.
    • To concatenate two strands of (nucleic acid, generally DNA), in an end-to-end manner, using a ligase.
  • verb:
    • To bind with a ligature or bandage.
    • bind with a bandage or ligature
    • join letters in a ligature whenever writing
    • bind chemically
  • others:
    • To bind with a ligature; wrap.

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