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Binding

1. In printing, the process that collates and attaches pages to each other to create the finished book or periodical. Binding is also called the bindery line.

2. See: Binding a Tariff.

3. For insurance, see: Binding receipt.
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O'Donovan, "we move thus through solemn rites, one after the other, even though we know instinctively that the reality we celebrate is not a sequence of events but rather a single mystery binding time and eternity, loss and love, empty hearts and fulfilled communities.
The fast protocol uses a shorter lysis incubation time (14 vs 7 min) and DNA binding time (12 vs 3 min) than the high-performance protocol.
Since binding time of IL-1ra is brief, a molar excess of IL-1ra is required to ensure that cellular activation Is inhibited
The binding-time analysis annotates all expressions of a subject program with a binding time either as executable at partial-evaluation time (static) or deferred to run time (dynamic), usually starting from a user-supplied annotation of the inputs of the program.