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subsequence 1

Pronunciation: /ˈsʌbsɪkw(ə)ns/

noun

[mass noun] formal
The state of following something, especially as a result or effect: an affair which appeared in due subsequence in the newspapers

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There are 2 main definitions of subsequence in English:

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subsequence 2

Pronunciation: /ˈsʌbˌsiːkw(ə)ns/

noun

1A sequence contained in or forming part of another sequence: these subsequences were usually only one or two words in length
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  • These scoring matrices are combined with algorithmic procedures, usually based on dynamic programming, to extract subsequences from the targets that best match the class libraries.
  • Collinearity was assessed by computing the longest common subsequence of gene pairs.
  • Transcription factors are proteins that bind to a subsequence of the DNA before a gene and encourage the start of transcription.
1.1 Mathematics A sequence derived from another by the omission of a number of terms.
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  • This is called Zeckendorf's theorem, and the subsequence of Fibonacci numbers which add up to a given integer is called its Zeckendorf representation.
  • This sequence contains various increasing subsequences, such as 5 6 9 or 1 3 6 7 8.
  • In 1929 he published a mathematics paper in which he constructed an infinite sequence of 0's and 1's with no three identical consecutive subsequences of any length.

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