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Octet

In computing, eight bits. An octet may be one byte; the terms are sometimes used interchangeably.
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As alluded to above, the KON, KOFF and KD values derived via OCTET analysis were consistent with known values from historical Scatchard and/or BiaCore determinations.
The first three octets of the address specify the origin of the network adapter or, more correctly, the organization that issued the identifier.
And finding the Mendelssohn combined on the same disc with the Bruch Octet, one could hardly go wrong.
This elaborated vehicle is here as elsewhere in Rossetti a short narrative, its action unfolding in a duration that corresponds to the duration of the reader's apprehension of the octet text.
The two octets are some of the greatest works of the chamber music repertoire, and we are delighted to offer them to the towns and villages of the area.
By providing considerable performance and economic advantages, Octet enables Cygnal to quickly and cost-effectively drive new devices into key markets, including communications systems, industrial equipment and consumer products.
The basic 'formula' of the octet rule is straight forward: each atom tries to have four pairs (8 electrons) around it in order to assume the stable state of the noble gases.
The Octet operates with a fully integrated software suite optimized for design-to-production test.
The volta occurs between the octet and sestet in a Petrarchan sonnet and sometimes between the 8th and 9th or between the 12th and 13th lines of a Shakespearean sonnet, as in William Shakespeare's sonnet number 130:
The result: the Octet family of instruments, whose eight members range in size from a tiny treble violin to a hefty large bass.
Stanzas are defined according to the number of lines they contain as in the terms couplet; triplet or tercet; quatrain; quintet or cinquain; sestet, sextet, or sextain; septet; octave or octet.
Our new Anti-FLAG Biosensor, together with the BLItz instrument platform's ease of use or the Octet system's high throughput, is designed to greatly accelerate laboratory workflow, reduce time to results and increase cost-efficiency.