Library

Science / Genetics / Library: An unordered collection of clones (i.e., cloned dna from a particular organism), whose relationship to each other can be established by physical mapping. Compare genomic library, arrayed library.

Arrayed Library

Science / Genetics / Arrayed Library: Individual primary recombinant clones (hosted in phage, cosmid, yac, or other vector) that are placed in two-dimensional arrays in microtiter dishes. Each primary clone can be identified by the identi MORE

Genomic Library

Science / Genetics / Genomic Library: A collection of clones made from a set of randomly generated overlapping dna fragments representing the entire genome of an organism. Compare library, arrayed library. MORE

Cdna Library

Science / Genetics / Cdna Library: A collection of dna sequences that code for genes. The sequences are generated in the laboratory from mrna sequences. MORE

Dynamic Link Library (DLL)

Technology / Computers / Dynamic Link Library (DLL): This refers to a file that contains executable code that can be used by many different programs at the same time. DLLs have great benefits to a systems storage structure and offer performance benefits MORE

National Agricultural Library (NAL)

Business / Agriculture / National Agricultural Library (NAL): A national depository of scientific and popular agricultural information located at the Agricultural Research Service’s research center in Beltsville, Maryland. NAL’s administration was merged wit MORE

The Cotton Library

Entertainment / Literature / The Cotton Library: One of the most important collections of Old and Middle English texts. MORE

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