What are chains?

  • (noun): Metal shackles; for hands or legs.
    Synonyms: iron, irons, chain

Some articles on chains, chain:

Streptococcus Equinus - Characteristics
... Morphology Generally, appears as short chains of spherical or ovoid cells ... These chains are somewhat longer in broth cultures than milk ... Some cultures form extremely long chains in broth ...
List Of Supermarket Chains In Andorra
... This is a list of supermarket chains in Andorra ... Punt de Trobada Pyrénées River Sant Eloi List of supermarket chains in Europe Sovereign states Albania Andorra Armenia Austria Azerbaijan Belarus Belgium Bosnia and Herzegovina Bulgaria Croatia Cyprus Czech ...
Chains (geological Site)
... The Chains is the name given to the north-west plateau of Exmoor, Somerset, England ... The highest point is at Chains Barrow - 1,599 feet (487 m) ... The Chains provides palynological record of a mid to late Flandrian vegetation history on Exmoor ...
Saw Chain - Specialised Chains
... A number of very specialised chain types have emerged over recent years ... These include chains made of steel alloys optimised for cutting in extremely cold conditions, chains with tungsten carbide teeth for very dirty conditions and ...
Serum Free Light Chain Measurement - Production
... The production of free immunoglobulin light chains in normal individuals is approximately 500 mg/day from bone marrow and lymph node cells ... There is approximately 40% excess immunoglobulin light-chain production over immunoglobulin heavy-chain synthesis ... immunoglobulin molecules, but an immunological role for the free light chains has also been proposed ...

Famous quotes containing the word chains:

    He that is taken and put into prison or chains is not conquered, though overcome; for he is still an enemy.
    Thomas Hobbes (1588–1679)