\ˈabɪɡˌe͡ɪl ˈadəmz], \ˈabɪɡˌeɪl ˈadəmz], \ˈa_b_ɪ_ɡ_ˌeɪ_l ˈa_d_ə_m_z]\
Definitions of ABIGAIL ADAMS
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Wife of John Adams, second President of the United States; born at Weymouth, Mass., Nov. 23, 1744; died at Quincy, Mass., Oct. 28, 1818. Her letters, contained in "Familiar Letters of John Adams and his Wife Abigail Adams, during the Revolution", evince keen political sagacity, and throw valuable light upon the men and the public affairs of the time.
By Charles Dudley Warner
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bcr v abl Oncogene
- Retrovirus-associated DNA sequences (abl) originally isolated from Abelson murine leukemia virus (Ab-MuLV). proto-oncogene abl (codes for a protein that member tyrosine kinase family. human c-abl gene is located at 9q34.1 on the long arm of chromosome 9. It activated by translocation to bcr 22 in chronic myelogenous leukemia.