ligate

Definitions of ligate
  1. verb
    bind with a bandage or ligature
    ligate the artery”
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    type of:
    bandage
    dress by covering or binding
  2. verb
    join letters in a ligature when writing
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    type of:
    bring together, join
    cause to become joined or linked
  3. verb
    bind chemically
    “The enzyme ligated
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    type of:
    bind
    form a chemical bond with
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