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abox

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

An old sailing ship expression used in the days of square-riggers rigged with yards. To lay the head-yards abox was to lay them square to the foremast in order to heave to. This brought the...

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abox

Edited by I. C. B. Dear and Peter Kemp.

in The Oxford Companion to Ships and the Sea

January 2006; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Maritime History. 93 words.

an old sailing ship expression used in the days of square-riggers rigged with yards. To lay the head-yards abox

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abox

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

An old sailing ship expression used in the days of square-riggers rigged with yards. To lay the head-yards abox was to lay them square to the foremast in order to heave to. This brought the...

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A-box <i>n.</i> (<i>US campus</i>)

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 49 words.

someone in an unpleasant mood.

1996 Eble Sl. and Sociability 36: A-box, from attitude box, shows clipping from

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The acidic C‐terminal domain and A‐box of HMGB‐1 regulates p53‐mediated transcription

Sourav Banerjee and Tapas K. Kundu.

in Nucleic Acids Research

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 7060 words.

p53 function is modulated by several covalent and non‐covalent modifiers. The architectural DNA‐ binding protein, High Mobility Group protein B‐1 is a unique activator of p53. HMGB‐1 protein...

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PSpace Reasoning with the Description Logic AℒCF(D)

Carsten Lutz.

in Logic Journal of the IGPL

September 2002; p ublished online September 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Logic. 0 words.

Description Logics (DLs), a family of formalisms for reasoning about conceptual knowledge, can be extended with concrete domains to allow an adequate representation of “concrete qualities”...

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NMR studies of DNA recognition mechanism of HMGB1 protein

Kyoko Furuita, Shunpei Murata, JunGoo Jee, Satoshi Ichikawa, Akira Matsuda and Chojiro Kojima.

in Nucleic Acids Symposium Series

January 2009; p ublished online September 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 0 words.

A 2′-deoxyuridylate dimer cyclized via cross-linkage by an ethylene (Uet pU) or a propylene (Upr pU) linker at the 5-position was incorporated into DNA oligomers....

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On Instance-level Update and Erasure in Description Logic Ontologies

Giuseppe De Giacomo, Maurizio Lenzerini, Antonella Poggi and Riccardo Rosati.

in Journal of Logic and Computation

October 2009; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computing; Logic. 0 words.

A Description Logic (DL) ontology is constituted by two components, a TBox that expresses general knowledge about the concepts and their relationships, and an ABox that describes the...

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to brace

Overview page. Subjects: Maritime History.

To swing round, by means of braces, the yards of a square-rigged ship to present a more efficient sail surface to the direction of the wind. By bracing the yards at different angles to the...

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Frequent Oligonucleotides and Peptides of the <i>Haemophilus Influenzae</i> Genome

Samuel Karlin, Jan Mrázek and Allan M. Campbell.

in Nucleic Acids Research

November 1996; p ublished online November 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6308 words.

The complete Haemophilus influenzae genome (1.83 Mb, Rd strain) provides opportunities for characterizing global genomic inhomogeneities and for detecting important sequence signals. Along...

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Characterizing the strand-specific distribution of non-CpG methylation in human pluripotent cells

Weilong Guo, Wen-Yu Chung, Minping Qian, Matteo Pellegrini and Michael Q. Zhang.

in Nucleic Acids Research

March 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4192 words.

DNA methylation is an important defense and regulatory mechanism. In mammals, most DNA methylation occurs at CpG sites, and asymmetric non-CpG methylation has only been detected at...

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