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vector (n):
(genetics) a virus or other agent that is used to deliver DNA to a cell
vector (n):
a variable quantity that can be resolved into components
vector (n):
any agent (person or animal or microorganism) that carries and transmits a disease
Samples
mosquitos are vectors of malaria and yellow fever.
fleas are vectors of the plague.
aphids are transmitters of plant diseases.
when medical scientists talk about vectors they are usually talking about insects

Related Word: transmitter
vector (n):
a straight line segment whose length is magnitude and whose orientation in space is direction
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The early bird catches the worm

Erken kalkan yol alır.
If you wake up and get to work early, you will succeed.


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