deletion meaning

  • Deletion is the act of deleting or removal by striking out material, such as a word or passage,
  • Deletion may refer to:
  • File deletion, a way of removing a file from a computer's file system
  • Code cleanup, a way of removing unnecessary variables, data structures, cookies,
  • NounPLdeletionsPREdé-SUF-tion
    1. An item that has been or will be deleted.
      1. The act of deleting.
        1. (genetics) A mutation in which a gene, or other section of DNA, is removed from a chromosome.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • Discrepancies in the metabolic response between the two strains may be attributed in part to the missense mutation (M35T) in exon 1 and a multiexon deletion of Nnt in the C57BL/6J mice.
            • Inactivation of lomo10 by in-frame partial deletion resulted in the biosynthesis of a new phenazine metabolite, 1-carbomethoxy-6-formyl-4,9-dihydroxy-ph​enazine,along with the absence of lomofungin.
            • Deletion of Smkin3 led to fewer septa and increased protoplast regeneration and aerial hyphae formation, whereas deletion of Smkin24 caused hyperseptation and sterility.

        Meaning of deletion for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "deletion" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Countable nouns
          Difficultness: Level 8
          Easy     ➨     Difficult
          Definiteness: Level 4
          Definite    ➨     Versatile
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