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de·le·tion

 (dĭ-lē′shən)
n.
1. The act of deleting; removal by striking out.
2. Material, such as a word or passage, that has been removed from a body of written or printed matter.
3. Genetics The loss, as through mutation, of one or more nucleotides from a chromosome.

deletion

(dɪˈliːʃən)
n
1. the act of deleting or fact of being deleted
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a deleted passage, word, etc, in text
3. (Genetics) the loss or absence of a section of a chromosome

de•le•tion

(dɪˈli ʃən)

n.
1. an act of deleting.
2. something deleted.
3. a type of chromosomal aberration in which a segment of the chromosome is removed or lost.
[1580–90; < Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.deletion - any process whereby sounds or words are left out of spoken words or phrases
aphaeresis, apheresis - (linguistics) omission at the beginning of a word as in `coon' for `raccoon' or `till' for `until'
aphesis - the gradual disappearance of an initial (usually unstressed) vowel or syllable as in `squire' for `esquire'
elision - omission of a sound between two words (usually a vowel and the end of one word or the beginning of the next)
eclipsis, ellipsis - omission or suppression of parts of words or sentences
linguistic process - a process involved in human language
2.deletion - (genetics) the loss or absence of one or more nucleotides from a chromosome
genetic science, genetics - the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms
chromosomal mutation, genetic mutation, mutation - (genetics) any event that changes genetic structure; any alteration in the inherited nucleic acid sequence of the genotype of an organism
3.deletion - the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage; "an editor's deletions frequently upset young authors"; "both parties agreed on the excision of the proposed clause"
editing, redaction - putting something (as a literary work or a legislative bill) into acceptable form
4.deletion - the act of deleting something written or printed
remotion, removal - the act of removing; "he had surgery for the removal of a malignancy"
expurgation, castration - the deletion of objectionable parts from a literary work
censoring, censorship - deleting parts of publications or correspondence or theatrical performances
expunction, expunging, erasure - deletion by an act of expunging or erasing

deletion

noun
The act of erasing or the condition of being erased:
Translations
حَذْف، شَطْب، مَحْو
škrtnutívymazání
fjernelsesletningstrygning
DeletionStreichung
útstrikun, úrfelling
vymazanie
izbris
çizmeslime

deletion

[dɪˈliːʃən] Nsupresión f, tachadura f (Comput) → borrado m, supresión f

deletion

[dɪˈliːʃən] n (in written text)rature f; (in electronic text)suppression f

deletion

nStreichung f; (Comput) → Löschung f; to make a deletionetwas streichen; he made several deletions in the texter strich mehrere Stellen im Text; who made those deletions?wer hat das gestrichen?

deletion

[dɪˈliːʃn] nsoppressione f, eliminazione f

delete

(diˈliːt) verb
to rub or strike out (eg a piece of writing). Delete his name from the list.
deˈletion noun

deletion

n deleción f
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Some of the variants identified include: in Acute Myeloid Leukemia samples, a large inversion on chromosome 16, which creates a CBFB MYH11 fusion; in one B-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia sample, a BCR-ABL1 translocation, and deletions of tumor suppressor genes IKZF1 and CDK6; and in a separate B-ALL sample, a NF1 deletion, which is a well-known risk factor for childhood leukemia.
DNA was extracted (QIAGEN DNA extraction Kit, Germany) from 200-uL of blood sample collected in ethylene diamine tetra acetic acid (K3-EDTA), and -[alpha]3.7 kb deletion was detected by amplifying the [alpha]-globin genes using forward and reverse primers (Integrated DNA Technologies, USA) in separate reactions.
EPA and the Florida Department of Environmental Protection have determined that all required cleanup activities are complete in the area proposed for deletion. EPA is accepting public comments on the proposed action through August 21, 2019.
LAHORE -- Deputy Chief of the Jamaat-e-Islami, Dr Farid Ahmed Piracha, has called upon the Khyber Pakhtunkhawa government to expose the elements who were responsible for the deletion of the reference to the faith in the Khatam Nubuwwat of the Holy Prophet in the books of Islamic Studies for class four in the province.
Summary: Bengaluru (Karnataka), Apr 19 (ANI): BJP's Karnataka unit on Thursday wrote to the Election Commission over alleged "mass indiscriminate deletion of voters' names from the voters list" in the state.
Summary: 700,000 applications were received for the deletion of voters' names
The university has announced that January 17 will be the last date for deletion and addition, while March 21 will be the deadline for withdrawing from the courses.
In a study, researchers had evaluated RDTs performance in malaria testing and found it has limitations when there is the deletion of two genes in Plasmodium falciparum, the malaria-causing germ.
The Senate Standing Committee on Planning, Development and Reforms that met with Senator Agha Shahzaib Khan Durrani in the chair directed the government to explain before committee the criteria adopted for incorporating adjustments in the projects and deletion of the development projects from the list of Public Sector Development Program (PSDP).
Senator Panfilo Lacson might again move for the deletion of more than P16 billion right-of-way (ROW) funding under the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) proposed budget next year.
22q11.2 deletion detected by in situ hybridization in 22/39 Mexican patients with velocardiofacial syndrome-like features
Deletion of GSTM1 and GSTT1 did not show statistically significant association with adult ALL (p=0.86 and p=0.35 respectively).