one of the counties of Great Britain.
the Shires, the counties in the Midlands in which hunting is especially popular.
one of an English breed of large, strong draft horses having a usually brown or bay coat with white markings.
a river in SE Africa, flowing S from Lake Malawi to the Zambezi River. 370 miles (596 km) long.
one of the British counties
(in combination): Yorkshire
(in Australia) a rural district having its own local council
See shire horse
the Midland counties of England, esp Northamptonshire and Leicestershire, famous for hunting, etc
(transitive) (Ulster, dialect) to refresh or rest: let me get my head shired
a river in E central Africa, flowing from Lake Malawi through Malawi and Mozambique to the Zambezi. Length: 596 km (370 miles)
noun 1. a collarless, usually pullover undergarment for the torso, usually of cotton and either sleeveless and low-cut or with sleeves, worn chiefly by men and children. noun 1. (mainly US & Canadian) an undergarment worn under a blouse or shirt Brit name vest
verb (used with object), recompensed, recompensing. 1. to repay; remunerate; reward, as for service, aid, etc. 2. to pay or give compensation for; make restitution or requital for (damage, injury, or the like). verb (used without object), recompensed, recompensing. 3. to make compensation for something; repay someone: no attempt to recompense for our trouble. noun […]
adjective 1. of or resulting from new combinations of genetic material: recombinant cells. noun 2. a cell or organism whose genetic complement results from recombination. 3. the genetic material produced when segments of DNA from different sources are joined to produce recombinant DNA. adjective 1. produced by the combining of genetic material from more than […]
- Recombinant DNA
noun, Genetics. 1. DNA in which one or more segments or genes have been inserted, either naturally or by laboratory manipulation, from a different molecule or from another part of the same molecule, resulting in a new genetic combination.