linitis plastica linitis plas·ti·ca (plās’tĭ-kə)
Thickening and fibrous proliferation in the wall of the stomach caused by the infiltration of scirrhous carcinoma.
[lingk] /lɪŋk/ noun 1. one of the rings or separate pieces of which a chain is composed. 2. anything serving to connect one part or thing with another; a bond or tie: The locket was a link with the past. 3. a unit in a communications system, as a radio relay station or a television […]
- Link access protocol balanced
protocol (LAPB) X.25 layer 2 (data link layer) protocol. [Details?] (1996-01-22)
- Link access protocol for modems
(LAPM) The Automatic Repeat Request system used in the V.42 protocol.
[ling-kij] /ˈlɪŋ kɪdʒ/ noun 1. the act of ; state or manner of being . 2. a system of . 3. Genetics. an association between two or more genes on a chromosome that tends to cause the characteristics determined by these genes to be inherited as an inseparable unit. 4. Machinery. an assembly of four […]