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The definition of 'foldings' & the word 'foldings' in example sentences or phrases

Noun
1
the process whereby a protein molecule assumes its intricate three-dimensional shape
  1. understanding protein folding is the next step in deciphering the genetic code
2
a geological process that causes a bend in a stratum of rock
3
the act of folding
  1. he gave the napkins a double fold
Verb
1
bend or lay so that one part covers the other
  1. fold up the newspaper
  2. turn up your collar
2
incorporate a food ingredient into a mixture by repeatedly turning it over without stirring or beating
  1. Fold the egg whites into the batter
3
cease to operate or cause to cease operating
  1. The owners decided to move and to close the factory
  2. My business closes every night at 8 P.M.
  3. close up the shop
4
confine in a fold, like sheep
5
become folded or folded up
  1. The bed folds in a jiffy

Synonyms of the word 'foldings' & Antonyms of the word 'foldings'.

Noun
Synonymsprotein folding, folding, fold, folding, fold, folding,
Verb
Synonymsfold, fold up, turn up, fold, close up, close, fold, shut down, close down, pen up, fold, fold, fold up,
Antonymsunfold, open,