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odd

1. 
a. not divisible by two
b. represented or indicated by a number that is not divisible by two
2. Maths (of a function) changing sign but not absolute value when the sign of the independent variable is changed, as in y=x3
3. Golf
a. one stroke more than the score of one's opponent
b. an advantage or handicap of one stroke added to or taken away from a player's score
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ODD

(1) (Optical Disc Drive or Optical Digital Disc) See optical disc.

(2) (Object Data Definition) A description of the data in an object. See object.
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[6] Could other potential candidate genes, GJB6 (connexin 30) and GJA1 (connexin 43), lead to non-syndromic deafness in Africans?
In ovaries, connexin 43 (Cx43), encoded by Gja1, has been found to be the main connexin expressed in developing follicles forming the gap junctions coupling granulosa cells (20-23).