Meaning of MARKER in English

MARKER

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Magic Marker

marker pen

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

genetic

In the larger context your parents inherited their blood groups and other genetic markers from their ancestors.

Research is currently in progress to detect an accurate genetic marker for the disease.

other

If you look carefully at the connector body you will see a triangle or other marker indicating pin 1.

When other markers of electrical instability are used such as late potentials or programmed ventricular stimulation this relationship still holds.

Once you have established where the cannon ball hits place a small coin or other marker directly over the spot.

useful

Left of this, the black, diamond-shaped Coal Face forms a useful half way marker .

This suggests that such indices are unlikely to provide useful markers for the identification of colorectal cancer risk as previously proposed.

Iron is present in each as traces, but even so provides useful markers .

■ NOUN

dna

This method provides a means of obtaining DNA markers distributed along the length of a specific restriction fragment.

identity

Central to these processes are identity markers and rules.

pen

I m going to get a marker pen and colour in one side - hey presto, a KeaneKickmaster.

Works in marker pen can be reproduced on colour photocopiers or by printing and need not be displayed themselves.

The other significant variable in marker pen work is the paper type.

There were several red-tipped pins protruding from it and an area of Soho had been ringed in red marker pen .

Beware of marker pens , as their ink tends to seep deeply into the wood.

size

The 28S and 18S ribosomal RNAs were used as size markers .

The size markers are shown on the right hand side.

■ VERB

identify

The burden of analysis is consequently transferred to identifying the formal markers of topic-shift in discourse.

place

Others were so big and free of obstacles that the drill of placing markers seemed pointless.

put

I shall return to that point later, but I want to put down a clear marker now.

The planners put red and white markers on the house-tops to indicate where it would go.

Stevie went to lift his ball and put a marker down.

We put a marker buoy over the site and a pair of divers went over the side to investigate.

When she shut the door behind her he put the marker in place and laid the book carefully on his bedside table.

use

The 28S and 18S ribosomal RNAs were used as size markers .

Others use a fine marker to write the new letters in an open space on the top of the key.

The conditions were ideal for showing off the practicalities of using markers .

Later on, Louisa found that she could begin drawing pictures in her mind without even using markers and paper.

Some word-processing programs use block markers to identify the position of a selected portion of the document.

Make sure you use non-toxic glues, markers and other materials if you plan to eat the hard-cooked eggs.

Transit times were determined using a multiple dose marker technique.

After the catheter placement, we used a radioactive marker to delineate the catheter position and recording sites.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

indelible ink/pencil/marker etc

All voters' hands will be dyed with indelible ink, and both the vote and the count will be conducted locally.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

A granite marker shows where the battle took place.

The card was signed with a silver marker .

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Assessment of intestinal permeability in ulcerative colitis after the ingestion of various markers has yielded conflicting results.

Both are considered by some as the most reliable markers of disease activity in Crohn's disease.

He looked again at the scatter of markers, hoping that some system of lines might appear, some focal point.

Make sure you use non-toxic glues, markers and other materials if you plan to eat the hard-cooked eggs.

Others use a fine marker to write the new letters in an open space on the top of the key.

Others were so big and free of obstacles that the drill of placing markers seemed pointless.

The book narrates the entire trans-peninsular highway by kilometer marker .

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