Definition of affined in English:


Syllabification: af·fined
Pronunciation: /əˈfīnd


  • Related or connected.
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    • These findings were largely confirmed for OAS-TL in the plant cysteine synthase complex, where SAT became more affined to its substrates and OAS-TL almost inactivated in the complex, causing OAS to leave the complex.
    • On the other hand, resources of a species affined to Acorum calamus L. have been discovered.
    • The Malabar forms are closely affined to Malay types as a rule, although some are peculiar.


late 16th century: from Latin affinis 'related' (see affinity) + -ed1.

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