[in-ter-lee-ving] /ˌɪn tərˈli vɪŋ/
a method for making data retrieval more efficient by rearranging or renumbering the sectors on a hard disk or by splitting a computer’s main memory into sections so that the sectors or sections can be read in alternating cycles.
[in-ter-leev] /ˌɪn tərˈliv/
verb (used with object), interleaved, interleaving.
to provide blank leaves in (a book) for notes or written comments.
to insert blank leaves between (the regular printed leaves).
to insert something alternately and regularly between the pages or parts of:
Interleave the eight-page form with carbon paper.
to insert (material) alternately and regularly between the pages or parts of something else:
Interleave carbon paper between the pages of the form.
(often foll by with) to intersperse (with), esp alternately, as the illustrations in a book (with protective leaves)
to provide (a book) with blank leaves for notes, etc, or to protect illustrations
[in-ter-loo-kin] /ˈɪn tərˌlu kɪn/ noun, Immunology. 1. any of several proteins released from certain cells, especially macrophages, and having various effects on the activity of other cells, as promoting inflammation or enhancing T-cell proliferation. Abbreviation: IL-1. interleukin-1 n. Abbr. IL-1 Any of a group of cytokines, released by macrophages and other cells, that induce the […]
noun 1. Immunology. a lymphokine protein, secreted by T cells in response to antigen and , that stimulates the proliferation of T cells. 2. Pharmacology. a form of this protein produced by genetic engineering and used experimentally in immunotherapy. Abbreviation: IL-2. interleukin-2 n. Abbr. IL-2 A lymphokine that is released by helper T cells in […]
noun, Immunology. 1. a lymphokine protein, secreted by T cells, that participates in the regulation of blood-cell production. Abbreviation: IL-3. interleukin-3 n. Abbr. IL-3 A lymphokine, released by helper T cells in response to an antigen or mitogen, that stimulates the growth of blood stem cells and lymphoid cells such as macrophages and mast cells.
[lev-uh l] /ˈlɛv əl/ adjective 1. having no part higher than another; having a flat or even surface. 2. being in a plane parallel to the plane of the horizon; horizontal. 3. equal, as one thing with another or two or more things with one another. 4. even, equable, or uniform. 5. filled to a […]