Meaning of MARKER in English

MARKER

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈmär-kər ]

noun

Date: 15th century

1. : one that marks

2. : something used for marking

3. : score 7 ; specifically : run

4. : promissory note , IOU

5. : something that serves to identify, predict, or characterize: as

a. : biomarker

b. : genetic marker

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.