Категория noun.process

the cessation of lactationablactation;
the erosive process that reduces the size of glaciersablation;
erosion by frictionabrasion; attrition; corrasion; detrition;
shedding of flowers and leaves and fruit following formation of scar tissue in a plantabscission;
(chemistry) a process in which one substance permeates another; a fluid permeates or is dissolved by a liquid or solidabsorption; soaking up;
(physics) the process in which incident radiated energy is retained without reflection or transmission on passing through a mediumabsorption;
a process of increasing by addition (as to a collection or group)accession;
adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment)acclimation; acclimatisation; acclimatization;
an increase by natural growth or additionaccretion; accumulation;
(geology) an increase in land resulting from alluvial deposits or waterborne sedimentaccretion;
(biology) growth by addition as by the adhesion of parts or particlesaccretion;
(astronomy) the formation of a celestial object by the effect of gravity pulling together surrounding objects and gasesaccretion;
the process of introducing an acetyl group into a compoundacetylation;
an industrial process for making graphite by heating a mixture of coke and clayacheson process;
(physiology) the normal equilibrium between acids and alkalis in the bodyacid-base balance; acid-base equilibrium;
the process of becoming acid or being converted into an acidacidification;
stimulation of activity in an organism or chemicalactivation;
childbirth during which the mother is encouraged to be an active participantactive birth;
transport of a substance (as a protein or drug) across a cell membrane against the concentration gradient; requires an expenditure of energyactive transport;
the process of introducing an acyl group into a compoundacylation;