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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

The letter used by the ITU to categorize standards relating to data communications over digital circuits; the number following the letter identifies a particular standard. Some of the more...

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X

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

The letter used by the ITU to categorize standards relating to data communications over digital circuits; the number following the letter identifies a particular standard. Some of the more...

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X

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 532 words.

Formed in Los Angeles, California, USA, in 1977, X originally comprised Exene Cervenka (b. Christine Cervenka, 1 February 1956, Chicago,

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X

P. H. Matthews.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 26 words.

Variable, in X-bar syntax, ranging over N, V, and other syntactic categories. Hence XP, as a variable ranging over

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<i>x</i>

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 21 words.

Symbol (light ital.) for 1 a Cartesian coordinate (usually horizontal). 2 mole fraction (x B = mole fraction of

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X

Edited by Tom McArthur.

in Concise Oxford Companion to the English Language

January 1998; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 734 words.

The 24th letter of the Roman alphabet as used for English. It was adapted from the Greek letter chi/khi (X)

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X

P. H. Matthews.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 44 words.

A variable in *X-bar syntax and theories derived from it, ranging over N for noun, V for verb, and

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Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 21 words.

Symbol for 1 xanthosine. 2 a halogen in chemical formulae, e.g. MgX. 3 an unknown amino acid (in a sequence).

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X

Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur and Lise Fontaine.

in The Oxford Companion to the English Language

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 734 words.

The 24th letter of the Roman alphabet as used for English. It was adapted from the Greek letter chi/khi (X)

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X

Overview page.

The twenty-fourth letter of the modern English alphabet and the twenty-first of the ancient Roman one, in the latter an adoption of Greek khi.

X is traditionally used to signify an...

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X

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Formed in Los Angeles, California, USA, in 1977, X originally comprised Exene Cervenka (b. Christine Cervenka, 1 February 1956, Chicago, Illinois, USA; vocals), Billy Zoom (b. Tyson...

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