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.
(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.
- Recombinant DNA technology
noun, Genetics. 1. any of various techniques for separating and recombining segments of DNA or genes, often employing a restriction enzyme to cut a gene from a donor organism and inserting it into a plasmid or viral DNA for transplantation into a host organism, where the gene causes the production of a desired substance either […]