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marking

1. the arrangement of colours on an animal, plant, etc.
2. assessment and correction of school children's or students' written work by teaching staff

Marking

 

(biology), the tagging of a group of cells, individual cells, or intracellular structures to study what happens to them subsequently. Marking is used in research on developmental biology, chiefly in embryology. Methods used for marking are in vivo dyeing, 3H-thymidine tagging, and genetic and biochemical markers (transplantation of cells or groups of cells into the embryos of animals of different species, into normal and mutant individuals, or into individuals with different ploidies).


Marking

 

any of several ways of identifying products or parts with letters, numbers, inscriptions, notices, or conventional signs (symbols) on labels, packing, sealing, or the product itself. There is also transport marking, which usually contains the address of the sender (consigner) and recipient (consignee) of the freight, as well as the notices and/or symbols (signs) specifying the freight-handling methods during transport and during loading and unloading.

marking

A symbol or group of symbols displayed on the surface of the movement area in order to convey aeronautical information (ICAO). See airport signs.
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It is imperative that all lane markings in the city be immediately given due attention.
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Mbatha reiterated road markings "mostly supply information without diverting the driver's attention."
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Shaikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance, and Chairman of the Federal Tax Authority (FTA) issued a decision regarding the implementation of the marking tobacco and tobacco products scheme that determined the dates when the digital markings will be applicable in the UAE, and outlined the requirements and procedures for storing them.
Gerber chose Cajo Technologies for its system's unmatched marking sharpness and speed.
The government plans to implement fuel marking next year not only to help shore up revenues under the first tax reform package but also to combat smuggling.
Those directional arrows or markings can often be hard to see especially in less-than-ideal lighting.
This is where innovative, laser-based parts marking solutions can come into play.
All urine markings were recorded; though brief (Henry 1977), they were easily observable (Fawcett et al.