[kohn-sen-soo s gen-tee-oo m; English kuh n-sen-suh s jen-shee-uh m] /koʊnˈsɛn sʊs ˈgɛn tiˌʊm; English kənˈsɛn səs ˈdʒɛn ʃi əm/
agreement of the people.
- Consensus sequence
noun 1. (biochem) a DNA sequence common to different organisms and having a similar function in each noun a part of DNA that has a similar function and structure in different organisms Usage Note science
[kon-sen-tey-nee-uh s] /ˌkɒn sɛnˈteɪ ni əs/ adjective 1. agreeing; accordant. 2. done by common ; unanimous. /ˌkɒnsɛnˈteɪnɪəs/ adjective (rare) 1. (foll by to) accordant or consistent (with) 2. done by general consent
[kuh n-sent] /kənˈsɛnt/ verb (used without object) 1. to permit, approve, or agree; comply or yield (often followed by to or an infinitive): He consented to the proposal. We asked her permission, and she consented. 2. Archaic. to agree in sentiment, opinion, etc.; be in harmony. noun 3. permission, approval, or agreement; compliance; acquiescence: He […]
noun, Law. 1. an agreement, approved by the court, pursuant to which the defendant ceases activities alleged by the government to be illegal and the government’s action is dropped, especially in antitrust and other regulatory matters. 2. an agreement made in court by the parties to settle a suit in equity.