Gene Product

Science / Genetics / Gene Product: The biochemical material, either rna or protein, resulting from expression of a gene. The amount of gene product is used to measure how active a gene is: abnormal amounts can be correlated with disease- causing alleles.

Other Words for Product

Product Noun Synonyms: result, consequence, output, outcome, issue, effect, fallout, yield, upshot, spin-off, offshoot, by-product
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Next Generation Water Level Measurement System (NGWLMS)

Science / Tides and Currents / Next Generation Water Level Measurement System (NGWLMS): A fully integrated system encompassing new technology sensors and recording equipment, multiple data transmission options, and an integrated data processing, analysis, and dissemination subsystem. MORE

Net Secondary Productivity (NSP)

Science / Biology / Net Secondary Productivity (NSP): The rate at which consumer and decomposer biomass is produced in a community. MORE

Nonhomogeneity

Business / Real Estate / Nonhomogeneity: A lack of uniformity, dissimilarity. Because no two parcels of land are exactly alike, real estate is said to be nonhomogeneous. MORE

Nonproductive Loan

Business / Finance / Nonproductive Loan: A loan that increases spending power, but is used in business that does not directly increase the economy's output, such as a leveraged buyout loan. MORE

Oncogene

Science / Genetics / Oncogene: A gene, one or more forms of which is associated with cancer. Many oncogenes are involved, directly or indirectly, in controlling the rate of cell growth. MORE

Net Primary Productivity (NPP)

Science / Biology / Net Primary Productivity (NPP): The rate at which producer (usually plants) biomass is created in a community. MORE

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