[nawr-th er-lee] /ˈnɔr ðər li/
moving, directed, or situated toward the north.
(especially of a wind) coming from the north:
a northerly gale.
toward the north.
from the north.
noun, plural northerlies.
a wind that blows from the north.
of, relating to, or situated in the north
towards or in the direction of the north
from the north: a northerly wind
noun (pl) -lies
a wind from the north
1550s, from northern + -ly (2) on pattern of easterly, westerly.
[nawr-th ern] /ˈnɔr ðərn/ adjective 1. lying toward or situated in the . 2. directed or proceeding northward. 3. coming from the , as a wind. 4. (often initial capital letter) of or relating to the North, especially the northern U.S. 5. Astronomy. of the celestial equator or of the zodiac: a northern constellation. noun […]
noun 1. Biology, Medicine/Medical. a procedure for studying the activity of a specific gene, as in testing for a hereditary defect: RNA fragments in an extract of a cell population or a tissue are separated by gel electrophoresis, transferred to a filter, and then hybridized with labeled DNA or RNA derived from a laboratory-engineered copy […]
- Northern blot analysis
Northern blot analysis North·ern blot analysis (nôr’ðərn) n. An electrophoretic procedure used to separate and identify RNA fragments.
noun 1. See under . [bob-hwahyt, -wahyt] /ˈbɒbˈʰwaɪt, -ˈwaɪt/ noun 1. any of several American quail of the genus Colinus, especially C. virginianus (northern bobwhite) having mottled reddish-brown, black, and white plumage. /ˈbɒbˌwaɪt/ noun 1. a brown North American quail, Colinus virginianus, the male of which has white markings on the head: a popular game […]