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.