unfixed

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

unfixed (not comparable)

  1. Not fixated or fixed; moving or changing freely
    • 1873, Jules Verne, 20000 Leagues Under the Sea, Chapter 1:
      The monster again became an islet, rock, or reef, but a runaway reef, unfixed and elusive.
    • 2008 November 28, Ariane Dimitrov et al., “Detection of GTP-Tubulin Conformation in Vivo Reveals a Role for GTP Remnants in Microtubule Rescue”[1], Science, volume 322, number 5906: 
      It was best to use unfixed cells permeabilized in the presence of glycerol and/or low taxol concentration to prevent microtubule depolymerization.

Verb[edit]

unfixed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of unfix