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- Stop bit
In serial communications, where each bit of the message is transmitted in sequence, stop bits are extra “1” bits which follow the data and any parity bit. They mark the end of a unit of transmission (normally a byte or character). For example, characters on an EIA-232 serial line may have one or two stop […]
[his-toh-kuh m-pat-uh-bil-i-tee] /ˌhɪs toʊ kəmˌpæt əˈbɪl ɪ ti/ noun, Immunology. 1. the condition of having antigenic similarities such that cells or tissues transplanted from one (the donor) to another (the recipient) are not rejected. /ˌhɪstəʊkəmˌpætɪˈbɪlɪtɪ/ noun 1. the degree of similarity between the histocompatibility antigens of two individuals. Histocompatibility determines whether an organ transplant will […]
- Histocompatibility gene
histocompatibility gene n. A gene that is part of the major histocompatibility complex and is responsible for the production of a histocompatibility antigen.
histocyte his·to·cyte (hĭs’tə-sīt’) n. See histiocyte.