nan

(redirected from SCN11A)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia.

Nan

 (nän)
A river of western Thailand flowing about 630 km (390 mi) generally southward to join the Ping River and form the Chao Phraya.

nan

 (nän, năn)
n.
Variant of naan.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

nan

(næn) ,

nana

or

nanna

n
a child's words for grandmother
[see nanny; compare Greek nanna aunt, Medieval Latin nonna old woman]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

nan

(nɑn, næn)
n.
a flat leavened bread esp. of India and Pakistan, baked in a tandoor.
[1945–50; < Hindi nān]
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nan - your grandmothernan - your grandmother      
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
gran, grandma, grandmother, grannie, granny, nanna, nan - the mother of your father or mother
2.nan - the mother of your father or mothernan - the mother of your father or mother
grandparent - a parent of your father or mother
nan - your grandmother
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
3.nan - a river of western Thailand flowing southward to join the Ping River to form the Chao PhrayaNan - a river of western Thailand flowing southward to join the Ping River to form the Chao Phraya
Kingdom of Thailand, Siam, Thailand - a country of southeastern Asia that extends southward along the Isthmus of Kra to the Malay Peninsula; "Thailand is the official name of the former Siam"
4.nan - leavened bread baked in a clay oven in India; usually shaped like a teardrop
bread, breadstuff, staff of life - food made from dough of flour or meal and usually raised with yeast or baking powder and then baked
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations

nan

[næn] nana [ˈnænə] N (Brit) (= grandmother) → abuelita f, yaya f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

nan

[ˈnæn] n (British) (= gran) → mamie f
I was brought up by my nan → J'ai été élevé par ma mamie.nan bread naan bread, naan nnan m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

nan(a)

nOma f (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
References in periodicals archive ?
Among of the top 10 down-regulated genes, Scn11a was the most significantly downregulated, with the [Log.sub.2] (fold change) at -11.4872.
Recently, autosomal dominant mutations in SCN11A, which encodes Nav1.9, a voltage-gated sodium channel subunit alpha type 9, have been found in pain syndromes, including episodic familial pain syndrome [11-13].
CIP is&nbsp;caused by a mutation in the gene SCN11A. This mutation decreases&nbsp;the amount of sodium in the body's cells, which is key to alerting your brain of pain.