(SPX) A transport layer protocol built on top of IPX. SPX is used in Novell NetWare systems for communications in client/server application programs, e.g. BTRIEVE (ISAM manager).
SPX is not used for connections to the file server itself; this uses NCP. It has been extended as SPX-II. SPX/IPX perform equivalent functions to TCP/IP.
- Sequence ladder
sequence ladder n. The array of bands that have been electrophoretically separated and that correspond to the nucleotide sequence of a DNA molecule that has been fragmented by endonucleases.
- Sequence of tenses
noun 1. (grammar) the sequence according to which the tense of a subordinate verb in a sentence is determined by the tense of the principal verb, as in I believe he is lying, I believed he was lying, etc
noun 1. a device for the automatic determination or regulation of a sequence. 2. Biochemistry. a device that can sequence nucleic acids or protein. 3. an electronic device or software program that digitally stores sound for modification and playback through a synthesizer. noun 1. an electronic device that determines the order in which a number […]
noun 1. the interruption of a career by a woman to bear and care for children until they reach an age that allows her to resume work. noun 1. the following of one thing after another; succession. 2. order of succession: a list of books in alphabetical sequence. 3. a continuous or connected series: a […]