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using meaning

EN[ˈjuːzɪŋ]
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  • NounPLusingsSUF-ing
    1. use.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of use.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • Once cornered, the bank robbers 'resorted to using their guns.
          • Radiographs and scintigraph images were taken using CT and SPECT subsystems, respectively, with a 1 mCi 57 Co point source in the SPECT FOV and the CT kVp varied from 60 to 80 kVp.
          • PET images of the FDG distribution were reconstructed using a 4.0 mm Hanning filter transaxially and an 8.5 mm Ramp filter axially.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Using intravirion complementation and in vitro protease cleavage assays, we show that degradation of RT in RNase H N-terminal mutants occurs in the absence of active viral protease in the virion.
          • Using electroporation of freshly dissociated cells to introduce CMV-GFP also shows differential transfectability in different cell types.
          • Using B-Ultrasound guidance, an 18-gauge puncture needle (Angiotech Company, Denmark) was advanced transhepatically into the gallbladder.

      Meaning of using for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "using" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
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