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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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Demographic characteristics and results of platelet inhibition test were described firstly.
The results indicated significant antibacterial activity of the extracts at 50ug/ml concentration on Staphylococcus aureus, Aeromonas hydrophila, Escherichia coli and Salmonella typhi but no inhibition of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Vibrio cholerae.
The present study belongs to evaluate the enzyme inhibition potentials of different fractions of secondary metabolites S.
The research showed individuals with low inhibition were more likely to have diabetes than those with high inhibition due to the pathway from high anxiety to IL-6.
The company said One Source and Michael have filed at least 10 motions for inhibition of judges and justices hearing the many cases in relation to the port dispute.
aurantium leaves extracts was significantly effective against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria with inhibition zone 12-14 mm.
After seven days, results showed that a 10 mg maintenance dose of prasugrel achieved greater platelet inhibition than a 150 mg maintenance dose of clopidogrel (62% vs.
There was no evidence that the percentage inhibition differed by sex or region (results not shown) or by age (Figure).
Retrieval inhibition is believed to operate by reducing the accessibility of the TBF items in long term memory.
Inhibition or depletion of the protein also caused preferential apoptosis in a variety of malignant cells in culture.