sequencing

[ see-kwuhn-sing ]
/ ˈsi kwən sɪŋ /

noun

the interruption of a career by a woman to bear and care for children until they reach an age that allows her to resume work.

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sequencing
/ (ˈsiːkwənsɪŋ) /

noun biochem

the procedure of determining the order of amino acids in the polypeptide chain of a protein (protein sequencing) or of nucleotides in a DNA section comprising a gene (gene sequencing)
Also called: priority sequencing commerce specifying the order in which jobs are to be processed, based on the allocation of priorities
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