Example sentences for: anchoring

How can you use “anchoring” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • When they wanted to moor the ship, they dropped a heavy object attached to a line, and they termed this anchoring , because the object was called an anchor (rather ankor, anker , or ancre ), When it was time to return to terra firma, they chose a short, appropriate noun to describe that action, to land .

  • 8 There was this much equality in the founding, but anchoring the “peculiar institution” of slavery in the Constitution was the great “offence” against equality that could be expiated only on the killing fields of Gettysburg and Antietam.

  • Several candidates for myosins and kinesins have been identified from plants and their function as motor proteins is under investigation [ 28 29 ] . Besides these few examples, nothing is presently known about plant long coiled-coils and their potential function in anchoring and structuring of different cellular events.

  • In isolate CS101 the pel gene acted as a transcriptional regulator [ 4 ] while in an M6 isolate it displayed effects on secretion and membrane anchoring [ 8 ] . The transposon inserted in the pel gene mapped to the promoter region of the previously identified sagA gene (SLS-associated gene A).

  • The electronic mapping strategy involved anchoring genomic sequences that matched each gene to the GB4 RH map via RH-mapped sequence-tagged sites (STSs) or gene-based markers.

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