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in the context of registered land, an entry on the register prohibiting (either for a specified period or until the occurrence of a stated event or until further order) any or some specified dealing with the land.

In the Scots law of diligence or legal enforcement, a prohibition on a debtor preventing him dealing with his heritable property. It is recorded in the Register of Inhibitions and Adjudication, so ought to be known to the world at large. It does not prevent the carrying through of obligations established before it was effected.

INHIBITION, Scotch law,. A personal prohibition which passes by letters under the signet, prohibiting the party inhibited to contract any debt, or do . any deed, by which any part of the lands may be aliened or carried off, in prejudice of the creditor inhibiting. Ersk. Pr. L. Scot. B. 2, t. 11, s. 2. See Diligences.
     2. In the civil law, the prohibition which the law makes, or a judge ordains to an individual, is called inhibition.

INHIBITION, Eng. law. The name of a writ which forbids a judge from further proceeding in a cause depending before him; it is in the nature of a prohibition. T. de la Ley; F. N. B. 39.

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Patients 3 and 4 have side effects that can be explained by competitive inhibition of these two axes.
From Figure 1, it can be seen that rapid transformation of 2-cp only occurred when a large part of phenol had been degraded clearly demonstrating competitive inhibition between phenol and 2-cp.
Thus, competitive inhibition of P sorption should increase with a decrease in soil pH (see below) (Nagarajah et al.
In this case where both phenol and 4-cp share the same key enzymes, competitive inhibition exists and cometabolic transformation of 4-cp is strongly affected by the presence of phenol.
The OH-PCB molecule 4,4'-OH-3,5,3',5'-tetraCB binds at the E2 binding position in the active site, suggesting competitive inhibition.
Alternatively, since clozapine is also metabolized by the 1A2 isoenzyme of cytochrome P450, some kind of competitive inhibition may have been involved.
A competitive inhibition test is under development that will characterize the peptides present in heterogeneous CPP preparations.
j] is an inverse measure of the competitive inhibition of type j by the resident type in a host.
Igs are found in serum at high concentrations, allowing their assay in the competitive inhibition format.
The ARS scientists' diagnostic test - called competitive inhibition assay - has proven very accurate, compared with results from the traditional haptoglobin measurement technique, says Stanker.

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