cut-and-paste


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cut-and-paste

(kŭt′ənd-pāst′)
adj.
Pieced together from several sources.

cut′-and-paste′



adj.
assembled from various existing elements.
Translations

cut-and-paste

adj (US) a cut-and-paste jobeine zusammengestückelte Arbeit (usu pej)
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The cut-and-paste property of shifted DNA is now being used to develop tools for scientific research and medical applications.
This enables collaborative workgroups in departments such as finance and sales to share spreadsheet data without the typical error-prone method of email and cut-and-paste.
The task here is simply to replace each English-language paragraph with its foreign-language equivalent, using the same cut-and-paste techniques that everyone is familiar with.
Researchers now hope to determine whether RAG1 and RAG2 can carry out their cut-and-paste activities inside living cells.
In addition to these five major features, PIMs offer many others, such as project management tools, index card filing, letter forms, expense logs and cut-and-paste editing.
Our introduction of thermal inkjet printing for card personalization systems opens the door to thousands of companies and organizations that want to upgrade from cut-and-paste or other systems," Holland said.
0 include HDL templates of cut-and-paste peripherals such as state machines, counters and shifters and the ability to manually edit the HDL, if desired.
Web Browser, Provides Easy Cut-and-Paste between Windows
Web sites that utilize or cut-and-paste DHTML scripts from a script archive can resolve the incompatibility issues by investigating newer versions of the script or contacting the script author.
In developing the MPEG Toolbox-2, VITEC focused on the product attributes that the consumer and prosumer marketplace wanted most: fast; affordable; a simple user interface; and an easy-to-use encoding process, plus cut-and-paste editing of MPEG-2 program files under Windows NT4.
For example, organizational trees can be manipulated using familiar drag-and-drop and cut-and-paste techniques individual boxes, management levels or even entire branches can be easily added, moved or deleted.
The PC delivers excellent real-time performance and graphical visualization together with the ability to cut-and-paste 3-D molecular structures with commonly used desktop applications such as Microsoft Office and CambridgeSoft ChemDraw.