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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A dynamic menu; a list of options in a computer application which appears below a heading when it is selected, and remains only as long as the user needs it
  • n. a technique by which a protein is being brought down in a test tube by another.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In organ-building, the wire whereby a pallet or valve is opened when its digital is depressed; a pallet-wire.

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