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erk

(ɜːk)
n
(Military) slang Brit an aircraftman or naval rating
[C20: perhaps a corruption of AC (aircraftman)]
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The balance of different kinds of MAPKs activated by these compounds could tell a more complete story, because sometimes the ability of estrogens to activate ERKs 1 and 2 compared with other ERKS, c-Jun N-terminal kinases (JNKs) and p38 differ.