Translation of affinity in Spanish:

affinity

afinidad, n.

Pronunciation /əˈfɪnədi/ /əˈfɪnɪti/

nounplural affinities

  • 1

    (between ideas, people)
    afinidad feminine
    affinity with sth afinidad con algo
    affinity for sb afinidad con algn
    • Some authors have suggested a close relationship between cycads and Lyginopteris, but most favor an affinity to Medullosan seed plants.
    • It seems that the dualistic language has an innate affinity to directive speech acts (in a second-person perspective).
    • The researcher suggested a close affinity to Tetraodontiformes, although this idea has not been generally accepted.
    • Furthermore, as is typical of many phylogenetic problematica, myzostomids feature a mixture of characteristics that suggest affinities with disparate taxa.
    • The provenance signature instead suggests that the Sta Series has a closer affinity to the Northern Gneisses and may in a general sense represent a deformed cover sequence.
    • He also suggested that Polyzoniida may have a closer affinity to Glomeridesmida than to the other colobognath taxa.
    • The meta-compound also loses binding specificity and it binds to AT- and GC-rich sequences with similar, relatively low affinities.
    • No fossils in the California Permian collection, other than the ‘hydrozoan’ described here, show a close affinity to Tethyan forms.
    • In its scale and some of its details Smith's building has an affinity to Richardson's 1875-1876 Hayden Building in Boston.
    • Dresser's style was never dictated by dogmatic theories, but had a general affinity to the art of the early English Middle Ages and also suggested his admiration for Asian art.
    • All investigated specimens show a remarkable affinity to D. (A.) tyrolensis.
    • Shaped by the fastidious Harnoncourt, the central andante movement opens with a horn theme that whispers an affinity to the Largo from the New World symphony.
    • Nevertheless, ANII-DIN clearly had a higher affinity to the test sequences than ANI-NVS.
    • Not surprisingly, we can see an affinity to Warhol's early films in this series of paintings.
    • Many of those are incompletely preserved, and some are decidedly tubular in appearance, calling into question their affinity to the Hyolitha.
    • Across the continent there were marked continuities in physical characteristics and cultural features, and many linkages based on relations of kinship, affinity, exchange, and religion.
    • Related to this notion of communal affinity is ‘social closure’.
    • Peoples with no particular affinity toward each other are bound together in a state that was largely externally created and not the outcome of local political processes.
    • There are hints of affinity in the terms used for these partnerships: baere is also romantic partner and kale is a term for spouse.
    • Croats also began to look to Serbs and other southern Slavs as people with whom they shared a linguistic and cultural affinity.
    • They generally feel a kinship and affinity with other types.
    • Inter-confessional marriage and inter-confessional aid are expressions of social affinity.
    • Early Carboniferous coral faunas of the block have a strong Eurasian affinity, with two recognized coral faunas from two ecological facies having been recognized.
    • These connections reflect ideological, not ethnic, affinity.
    • His recent utterances have shown him to have a more than ethnic affinity with Disraeli; and these are times that demand the Disraelian touch.
    • However, many states only punished relationships between first cousins and closer, and others only punished relationships of consanguinity, but not affinity.
    • The bulk of local people were from the same Pashtun tribal stock as the Afghans of Kandahar and Jalalabad, and they felt close cultural and tribal affinity with those over the border.
    • Relational proximity is shaped by cultural affinity and facilitated by spatial and institutional proximity.
    • These might be brief glossaries, grammatical or rhetorical definitions, astronomical diagrams, tables of kindred and affinity, accounts, or tests of penmanship by the apprentice.
    • Use of the same island at the same time and the synchronization of seasonal and annual movements were not directly linked to any social affinity between the two individuals.
  • 2

    Chemistry
    afinidad feminine
    • Several of these results were based on measurements of binding affinities between specific residues in S4 and in the pore domain.
    • In the context of the affinity of hemoglobin for oxygen there are four primary regulators, each of which has a negative impact.
    • Besides the long-range interactions it makes with neighboring protease residues, the binding affinity of a peptide also depends on its own conformation.
    • Our data do not pose any reason to suspect that we deal with gadolinium complexes of variable valence or that the affinity of binding sites changes with their density or occupancy.
    • When the divalent cation dissociates from actin, the affinity of actin for nucleotide is greatly reduced.