clonal selection theory n.
The theory that the mutation of stem cells produces all possible templates for antibody production and that exposure to a specific antigen selectively stimulates the proliferation of the cell with the appropriate template to form a clone or colony of specific antibody-forming cells.
[kloh-ney-zuh-pam] /kloʊˈneɪ zəˌpæm/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a benzodiazepine, C 15 H 10 ClN 3 O 3 , used in the control of certain epilepsies.
- Clone-and-hack coding
case and paste
[klohn] /kloʊn/ noun 1. Biology. 2. a person or thing that duplicates, imitates, or closely resembles another in appearance, function, performance, or style: All the fashion models seemed to be clones of one another. verb (used with object), cloned, cloning. 3. to produce a copy or imitation of. 4. Biology. verb (used without object), cloned, […]
[tawk] /tɔk/ verb (used without object) 1. to communicate or exchange ideas, information, etc., by speaking: to talk about poetry. 2. to consult or confer: Talk with your adviser. 3. to spread a rumor or tell a confidence; gossip. 4. to chatter or prate. 5. to employ speech; perform the act of speaking: to talk […]