Gap Junctions

Science / Biology / Gap Junctions: Junctions between the plasma membranes of animal cells that allow communication between the cytoplasm of adjacent cells.

Other Words for Gap

Gap Noun Synonyms: difference, divergence, disparity, disagreement, inconsistency, discrepancy, division, distinction
Gap Verb Synonyms: opening, space, aperture, distance, hole, void, gulf, cavity, break, breach, crevice, chink, crack, split, division, cleft, rift, rip, tear, rent, interruption, interval, lacuna, hiatus, discontinuity, disruption, lull, pause, rest, recess, halt, stop

Price Gap

Business / Finance / Price Gap: A term used when the price of a stock rockets or dives in a direction away from its last price range, such as a stock with a trading range of $10-$12 that closes at $12 and climbs to $14 the next day. MORE


Science / Marine Biology / Megaplankton: Planktonic organisms that are greater than or equal to 2000 micrometers in size MORE

Megapixel (MP)

Technology / Digital Cameras / Megapixel (MP): One million pixels. The more megapixels a camera has, the higher its maximum resolution — and the better its potential picture quality. MORE

Singapore International Monetary Exchange (SIMEX)

Business / Finance / Singapore International Monetary Exchange (SIMEX): The use of a mathematical model to imitate a situation many times in order to estimate the likelihood of various possible outcomes. See: Monte Carlo simulation. MORE

Skill Gap

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Skill Gap: A deficiency in basic writing, reading, mathematical or oral communication skills. MORE

Wage Gap

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Wage Gap: The difference in pay between female employees and male employees who are performing the same or comparable jobs. MORE